Navigation Links
New Coalition, the Eldercare Workforce Alliance, to Address the Critical Shortage of Healthcare Workers Capable of Meeting the Unique Care Needs of Older Adults
Date:2/5/2009

social problems: Aging, Disadvantaged Children & Youth, Population Health, and Reconciliation & Human Rights. Programs funded by Atlantic operate in Australia, Bermuda, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, South Africa, the United States and Viet Nam. To learn more, please visit: www.atlanticphilanthropies.org.

About the John A. Hartford Foundation

Founded in 1929, the John A. Hartford Foundation is a committed champion of training, research and service system innovations that promote the health and independence of America's older adults. Through its grantmaking, the Foundation seeks to strengthen the nation's capacity to provide effective, affordable care to this rapidly increasing older population by educating "aging-prepared" health professionals (physicians, nurses, social workers), and developing innovations that improve and better integrate health and supportive services. The Foundation was established by John A. Hartford. Mr. Hartford and his brother, George L. Hartford, both former chief executives of the Great Atlantic & Pacific Tea Company, left the bulk of their estates to the Foundation upon their deaths in the 1950s. Additional information about the Foundation and it programs is available on our Web site www.jhartfound.org.

MEMBERS OF THE ELDERCARE WORKFORCE ALLIANCE

  • AARP
  • Alzheimer's Association
  • American Academy of Nursing
  • American Association for Geriatric Psychiatry
  • American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging
  • American Geriatrics Society
  • American Medical Association
  • American Medical Directors Association
  • American Nurses Association
  • American Psychological Association

  • '/>"/>

SOURCE American Geriatrics Society
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4 5

Related medicine news :

1. Community Eldercare Services LLC Deploys Voice-Assisted Care to Revolutionize Care Across Its 20-Facility Enterprise
2. Service and Hardware Revenues Will Contribute $1.8 Billion to the U.S. Eldercare Industry by 2013
3. Texas Eldercare Poll: 57 Percent Less Likely to Back Local Legislator if They Oppose Medicaid Rate Boost
4. Caring.com Partners With Trib Total Media to Support the Development of a New Online Eldercare Resource
5. Stella Mora Henry to Present The Eldercare Handbook at Aging in America Joint Conference of National Council on Aging & The American Society on Aging March 27-29
6. Growing Importance of March 4 Texas Primary Requires 2008 Presidential Candidates to Better Address Eldercare Financing Issues
7. Workforce shortages in mammography could threaten early detection rates for breast cancer
8. Press Conference Invitation: Health Workforce Information Center (HWIC) Launch
9. Nurses with a second degree could impact workforce
10. National Tour Begins to Promote Book and Discuss Key Issues Impacting the U.S. Workforce...and How the Obama Administration Can Prevent the Next Economic Catastrophe
11. UCSF and Muhimbili University Launch Initiative to Strengthen Tanzanian Health Workforce
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/13/2014)... editorial published today in The Lancet Neurology ... consideration the long term neurological problems that repeated ... most common form of sports-related traumatic brain injury ... may include dementia, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, and other ... is perhaps more concerning, is that even when ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... County, NC (PRWEB) July 13, 2014 ... of its newest location, the Carolinas HealthCare System - ... facility replaces the aged Anson Community Hospital in Wadesboro. ... is approximately three miles from the previous facility. Situated ... single-story floorplan that includes an emergency room drop-off, helipad, ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... type-1 diabetes could improve patient care worldwide and ... the device,s inventors at the Stanford University School ... be published online July 13 in Nature ... type-1 diabetes outside hospital settings. The handheld microchips ... mellitus, which are both characterized by high blood-sugar ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... Victorian Hotel has recently announced that it ... bikes for its "Cycle the City" program, which encourages ... the area using a rental bicycle, available for just ... call Vancouver home, as it is a city with ... journeys through the countryside. Vancouver hotel rooms often play ...
(Date:7/13/2014)... 2014 The report “Micronutrient Market ... Form (Chelated & Non Chelated), Application Mode (Soil, ... Trends and Forecast to 2018” defines and segments ... and forecasting of the global value and volume ... and restraining factors for the global agriculture micronutrients ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Carolinas HealthCare System - Anson Hospital Now Open 2Health News:Stanford researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes 2Health News:Stanford researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes 3Health News:Stanford researchers invent nanotech microchip to diagnose type-1 diabetes 4Health News:Victorian Hotel Creates Excitement by Adding "Cycle the City" Bike Rentals for Its Vancouver Hotel Rooms 2Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 2Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 3Health News:Micronutrient Market Worth $6,474.6 Million by 2018 - A Report by MarketsandMarkets 4
... Amanda Gardner HealthDay Reporter , MONDAY, Feb. 21 (HealthDay ... the early morning hours. Now a new study finds that blood ... as heart attacks -- also follow a circadian pattern and peak ... also found that this type of blood clot, known as stent ...
... February 21 in the Journal of Experimental Medicine ... tumor-promoting inflammation in pancreatic and breast tumors. ... for exampleeach classified according to the proteins, or cytokines, ... produce Th2 cytokines, which some studies suggest drive tumor ...
... News) -- Too often surgical breast biopsies, and not less ... who have abnormal mammograms, a new study says. The ... online in the American Journal of Surgery , said ... 10 percent, 30 percent of the breast biopsies studied between ...
... that sunbathing increases the risk of skin cancer and that ... of melanoma. New research published in BioMed Central,s open access ... in this ,at risk, group are still ignoring sun safety ... and Control Program, New Jersey, asked over 500 people with ...
... body and shake hands with yourself, gain an extra limb ... Henrik Ehrsson has demonstrated that the brain,s image of the ... and virtual worlds. Ask a child if their ... But how does the brain actually identify its own body? ...
... SUNDAY, Feb. 20 (HealthDay News) -- Having "Jack Frost nipping ... it, but frostnip and frostbite can be serious cold weather ... to narrow and constrict, reducing blood flow to the ears, ... and feet, while shifting blood flow to the vital organs. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Clots in Coronary Stents More Likely in Early Morning 2Health News:Clots in Coronary Stents More Likely in Early Morning 3Health News:Study Finds Too Many Surgical Breast Biopsies Performed 2Health News:Study Finds Too Many Surgical Breast Biopsies Performed 3Health News:How to leave your body 2Health News:Frostnip, Frostbite Can Take the Fun Out of Winter 2
(Date:7/10/2014)... July 10, 2014   LabStyle Innovations Corp ... today announced the appointment of Professor Richard ... its Board of Directors. Prof. Stone ... experience to LabStyle as an entrepreneur, venture capitalist ... corporate governance expert. He currently serves on the ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... , Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- ChinaMarketResearchReports.com adds ... its store . (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140115/MN46792 ... upgrade and policy support, China,s ... years, with total market size rising from 3.28 billion ...
(Date:1/15/2014)... Foundation today announced it has established a relief fund ... weather that has gripped much of the nation. AARP and ... to support these emergency relief efforts AARP and AARP Foundation ... up to $500,000 in aid. The matching program will be ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 2LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 3LabStyle Innovations Welcomes Richard B. Stone to its Board of Directors 4Orthopedic Instrument Industry in China Markets Forecast to 2015 2Orthopedic Instrument Industry in China Markets Forecast to 2015 3AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 2AARP Foundation Establishes Winter Relief Fund for Older Adults Suffering from the Severe Cold Weather 3
... Letter – recognized since 1959 as the most trusted ... launch of its new blog: More@MedLetter | The official ... found at blog.medicalletter.org . "The Medical ... analysis of the issues reported in our publications or ...
... N.C., May 30, 2012 DebMed ®, creator ... system based on the World Health Organization,s (WHO,s) Five ... system and several new product innovations at the upcoming ... in San Antonio, June 4-6. Product ...
Cached Medicine Technology:DebMed® to Debut Benefits of World's First Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring System Using the WHO Five Moments at Annual Infection Control Conference 2DebMed® to Debut Benefits of World's First Electronic Hand Hygiene Compliance Monitoring System Using the WHO Five Moments at Annual Infection Control Conference 3
A charge capture solution for physicians. Use your handheld to track hospital and ambulatory charges....
... MD Coder Web Edition, gives the Physician, ... access to the MD Coder Web Edition ... the functionality and features of the Enterprise ... behind. Software training, maintenance, upgrades and white ...
A Palm Pilot and Desktop utility that you can use. Search for ICD codes in your office on your computer or in the field using your Palm Pilot....
ZapBill is program that tracks time and anesthesia units. It also automatically determines the proper anesthesia procedure code from the surgical procedure code using a "cross-walk" table....
Medicine Products: