Why You Must Designate a Healthcare Advocate Before You Need One

Certain medical conditions can limit your ability to care for yourself. For instance, Alzheimer’s is a chronic degenerative issue that will cause increasing neurological symptoms. At some point, a  ..

How Caregivers Can Prepare Their Homes

Being a caregiver for an ailing loved one can be overwhelming, especially when the person has substantial medical needs. Your family member relies on you for help with daily  ..

How to Prevent Medical Errors

It’s estimated that 440,000 people lose their lives to medical errors on a yearly basis. The causes of these errors are almost always preventable and touch on many areas  ..

How to Prepare for Your Next Medical Appointment

Many medical offices these days have a backlog of patients waiting for appointments. Accordingly, you must arrive at your appointment fully prepared. This requires compiling the right information and  ..

You Don’t Need a Power of Attorney, Until You Do

Most seniors know that having a power of attorney designating an advocate responsible for helping make important decisions is crucial. Many have followed through and created such a document as  ..

Don’t Forget About Your Health When You Move

Moving can be an extremely stressful and long process for any family, especially when picking up all your belongings and potentially moving across the country or even internationally. More  ..

The Toughest Decision You’ll Never Make

Over the course of a lifetime, many of us will have to make tough decisions that will have a significant impact on our lives. As time progresses it seems  ..

The VA Moves Mountains To Make Health Care Records
Accessible To Members With DrOwl

VA members know that obtaining medical records is a time-consuming, difficult, downright near impossible undertaking. On Dec. 14, 2021, DrOwl, a secure, HIPAA-compliant platform built on patented technology, announced  ..

Completing The Senior Care Puzzle

All of the pieces are on the table and the puzzle is ready to be constructed. Healthcare for our seniors can now take a giant step forward to help improve  ..

Do You Know The Differences Between HIPAA-Compliance And The Cures Act?

A large part of empowering yourself and understanding your health is becoming familiar with popular industry-standard terms. Two of them that you’ve most likely heard from various sources are  ..