Navigation Links
Tennessee Tornadoes Spur Senior Move Managers to Aid Elderly in Crisis
Date:2/8/2008

New mapping tool powered by SNAPforSeniors(R) helps members quickly locate safe housing

CLARENDON HILLS, Ill., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's deadliest rash of tornadoes in more than 20 years destroyed some 1,000 homes and killed at least 31 people in Tennessee Tuesday night.

Emergency warnings gave most residents time to head for shelter. But for residents in senior housing, natural disasters bring extra fears. Lack of mobility, limited transportation resources and the need for specialized care are challenges. According to SNAPforSeniors, more than 10,000 seniors live in 97 different senior housing communities in the Memphis and Nashville metropolitan areas--in licensed assisted living, skilled nursing and independent living settings. When disaster strikes and seniors need to move, it takes expertise to give them a soft landing.

A new resource is available through a partnership with SNAPforSeniors and the professionals on the ground who help seniors navigate the relocation process. Members of the National Association of Move Managers (NASMM) assist tens of thousands of seniors and their families with the physical and emotional aspects of moving each year. They are specialists who work with seniors and their caregivers to pack, move, reorganize and settle seniors and their belongings.

This week, NASMM made its Senior Housing Locator available to its membership through its web site, http://www.nasmm.org. The Senior Housing Locator is a navigation tool that allows move managers and their clients to search a current national database of 60,000-plus senior housing facilities by categories such as geographic location, facility name or license type. Using a new mapping tool enabled by SNAPforSeniors through the NASMM Senior Housing Locator, NASMM members can quickly map every facility by distance and license type to speed the search for appropriate placement in a se
'/>"/>

SOURCE NASMM and SNAPforSeniors
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. UnitedHealthcare of the River Valley Acts to Help Tennessee Victims of Storm Devastation
2. Baptist Memorial Health Care Donates More Than $3 Million to Tennessee Universities and Colleges
3. CEO Addresses Tennessee Business Leaders About Developing Pandemic and Business Continuity Plans
4. Tennessee Faith Leaders Call on Reps. Gordon & Blackburn to Co-sponsor Legislation to Protect Kids from Tobacco
5. American Red Cross Responds to Tornadoes in the Southeast
6. Coalition to Protect Senior Care: Bush Budget Plan Dangerous to Seniors Front Line Care Needs
7. Pet Owner Survey Finds Misconceptions About Aging Pets; Debunks Myths, Offers Advice on Improving Senior Pet Care
8. Team Depression Treatment Cuts Total Senior Medical Costs
9. Senior Move Managers Announce Online Resource to Simplify Search for Senior Housing
10. Dr. Richard Merkin & Heritage Victor Valley Medical Group to Host Victorville Senior Valentines Day Luncheon
11. Dr. Peter Covitz Joins MDS Nordion as Senior Vice-President Innovation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/31/2014)... Coral, FL (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 ... opportunity to take charge of their financial future. ... for women, has opened registration for 6 upcoming Los ... by women, for women, and with input from Kim ... Woman and It’s Rising Time) who is passionate about ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... use has been rising steadily in the U.S in ... Use and Health, the number of individuals reporting past ... 2012 (669,000). Emerging evidence suggests the increase may be ... oral and/or intranasal PO use to heroin use, with ... ultimately, heroin injection. This drug-use trajectory appears to ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 Clifton Dental ... the application of topical fluoride treatments to their adult ... and help with tooth sensitivity in patients that exhibit ... an infection that is commonly known as “tooth decay” ... tissues of the teeth. , Fluoride therapy ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... HealthDay Reporter THURSDAY, July 31, 2014 ... experiences, are a source of drinking problems among U.S. National ... Setbacks such as job loss, divorce and financial problems -- ... as 13 percent of vets turn to drink, researchers found. ... effect on mental health in the short term, but what ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... (PRWEB) July 31, 2014 The ... in Lake Como, NJ, is proud to announce ... services! , Advanced PMR proudly offers many services, ... They also offer medical supplies. Some of their ... pediatric therapy, and geriatric therapy among a vast ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:The Independent Woman to Offer Financial Workshops in the Los Angeles Area - Developed by Women for Women 2Health News:NYU CDUHR researchers look at prescription opioid abuse among young adults in NYC 2Health News:NYU CDUHR researchers look at prescription opioid abuse among young adults in NYC 3Health News:NJ Top Dentists Approved, Clifton Dental Associates Now Actively Recommending the Application of Topical Fluoride Treatments to Adults 2Health News:Civilian Life, Not Combat, May Drive Many Veterans to Drink 2Health News:Civilian Life, Not Combat, May Drive Many Veterans to Drink 3Health News:NJ Top Docs' Approved, Advanced Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Now Offering Chiropractic & Podiatric Services 2
... love Scent To Sleep products so much, we bought ... (ICP) announced today that ICP has acquired Scent To ... and distributes a revolutionary All Natural Non-Drowsy Sleep Mist ... love Scent To Sleep products so much, we bought ...
... , Q1 Revenue Increases ... Foreign Exchange Rates Lead to Improved Gross Margin Percentage. ... Revenue Faster Than Cost of Sales and Operating Expenses. , ... $1.20 per share. , , , Eli ...
... Social Security representative , ... Belleville, IL (Vocus) April ... they hire a representative to help them apply, according to ... Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) process each year., , ...
... DENVER Treatment with biphosphonates could prevent radiation-induced leukemia, ... Cancer Research 100th Annual Meeting 2009. , Alexandra ... Radiobiology Research Institute, said her research is designed to ... likely to be exposed to risky levels of radiation ...
... at specific tumor traits , , SUNDAY, April 19 (HealthDay ... who had been faring poorly on less finely tuned ... targeted to their tumors, specific characteristics. , The ... American Association for Cancer Research annual meeting, in Denver, ...
... liver cells transplanted by infusion or injection will find ... tissue, start proliferating, and take over the liver,s work ... worn-out cells from the blood. Hepatocyte transplantation has been ... that use of cells could overcome the shortage of ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Scent To Sleep All Natural Non-Drowsy Sleep Mist Acquired by Innovative Custom Products, Inc. (ICP) 2Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 2Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 3Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 4Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 5Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 6Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 7Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 8Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 9Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 10Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 11Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 12Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 13Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 14Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 15Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 16Health News:Lilly Reports Strong First-Quarter 2009 Results 17Health News:More Social Security Disability Applicants Are Seeking Representation 2Health News:More Social Security Disability Applicants Are Seeking Representation 3Health News:More Social Security Disability Applicants Are Seeking Representation 4Health News:More Social Security Disability Applicants Are Seeking Representation 5Health News:More Social Security Disability Applicants Are Seeking Representation 6Health News:Targeted Treatments Show Mettle Against Advanced Cancers 2Health News:Targeted Treatments Show Mettle Against Advanced Cancers 3Health News:Transplanted liver cells function in older animals but do not proliferate as much as in younger ones 2
(Date:7/31/2014)... , July 31, 2014  Today, Levi ... new extension to its PageCenterX ® content ... is designed to provide downtime reporting capabilities to ... LRS is releasing the product for general availability, ... EMR applications experience outages for a variety of ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... and WASHINGTON , July 31, ... CVS/pharmacy is the first pharmacy in the nation ... URAC, the leading health care accreditation organization that ... All CVS/pharmacy and Longs Drug Store locations nationwide ... has over 30 accreditation programs. Its Community Pharmacy ...
(Date:7/31/2014)... 31, 2014 HeartWare International, Inc . ... less invasive, miniaturized circulatory support technologies that are revolutionizing ... of $70.1 million for the second quarter ended June ... in revenue for the same period of 2013. ... Ventricular Assist Systems were sold globally compared to 523 ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:LRS Announces Downtime Reporting Solution for Healthcare 2CVS/pharmacy Earns First-Ever Community Pharmacy Accreditation from URAC 2CVS/pharmacy Earns First-Ever Community Pharmacy Accreditation from URAC 3HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 2HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 3HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 4HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 5HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 6HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 7HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 8HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 9HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 10HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 11HeartWare International Reports $70.1 Million In Second Quarter 2014 Revenue; 38% Increase From Second Quarter 2013 12
... 2011 West Pharmaceutical Services, Inc. (NYSE: WST ... of 2011.  Summary comparative results were as follows:($ millions, except ... , $ 274.7Gross Profit , 88.0 , 82.2Reported Operating Profit ... , 29.5Reported Diluted EPS , $ 0.56 , $ 0.57Adjusted ...
... (Nasdaq and MTA: CTIC) (the "Company") today announced that it ... customary closing conditions, approximately $16.0 million of shares of ... shares of its common stock in a registered offering ... Preferred Stock is convertible at the option of the ...
Cached Medicine Technology:West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 2West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 3West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 4West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 5West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 6West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 7West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 8West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 9West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 10West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 11West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 12West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 13West Announces First Quarter 2011 Results 14Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Institutional Investors Purchase Approximately $16.0 Million of Preferred Stock and Warrants 2Cell Therapeutics, Inc. Announces Institutional Investors Purchase Approximately $16.0 Million of Preferred Stock and Warrants 3
... Offering a unique, empowering alternative to ... industry for years, MMD's PalmScan AP2000 is ... and Pachymeter combination unit on the market ... ounces and is able to perform multiple ...
... is an accurate, reliable, portable, and ... It works off of a dual-rechargeable ... the device a breeze. The large, ... operating and viewing results simple. Built ...
The Cordis ANGIOGUARD Capture Guidewire is the first embolic protection device shown in clinical testing to achieve a relative stroke reduction of 70% during carotid stenting procedures....
... TOX/See™ is a 1-step, hand-held, point-of-care device for ... in human urine. The TOX/See device can ... abused drugs in 3 to 8 minutes and ... TOX/See cassette is individually packaged to maximize convenience ...
Medicine Products: