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By Mark Brownstein, 5:15 pm on April 17, 2012

Fort Worth Senior Care is proud to invite you to participate in an exciting webinar on Tuesday, May 1st at 1PM Central Time, on the very important topic of Caregiver Burnout.  The Caregiver Burnout and How to Protect Your Health webinar will explore the challenges that family and professional caregivers experience as well as provide practical information and tips that individuals caring for a family member or other loved one can apply to their day-to-day lives to improve their own health and quality of life. The webinar will be presented by prominent psychiatrist Dr. Jennifer Hoblyn, Chief Medical Officer of eTherapi and Professor at the Stanford University School of Medicine. The webinar will not only explore the challenges that family and professional caregivers experience, but will also provide practical information…

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By Mark Brownstein, 5:17 pm on February 14, 2012

Fort Worth Home Care Assistance is EXCITED to share the recent Aid & Attendance Pension.  Many of our Veterans are not receiving the assistance they need in their home.  This program can help pay for those expenses not covered by insurance.  Our Veterans and their families DESERVE to be taken care of with Dignity; in their OWN HOME.  Home Care Assistance of Fort Worth offers the Veteran Professional Advisors in this program. The Aid and Attendance (A&A) Pension provides benefits for veterans and surviving spouses who require the regular attendance of another person to assist in eating, bathing, dressing and undressing or taking care of the needs of everyday Life Activities. Most of our Veterans are not aware of this benefit.  Home Care Assistance of Fort Worth would love the opportunity to…

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By Mark Brownstein, 5:19 pm on February 13, 2012

In the U.S., heart failure is the most common cause of Medicare hospital readmission’s. Fort Worth Home Care states that one in every four Medicare patients with heart failure is readmitted within 30 days of discharge. Furthermore, according to the Canadian Institute for Health Information, one in 20 Canadians who has a heart attack is urgently readmitted to the hospital within 30 days of being discharged. As part of our Hospital to Home Care Program, we have developed specific patient guides to help families manage care for their loved ones who have suffered recent heart events and more. These patient guides are part of our broader effort to address the leading causes of hospital readmission and are available from Fort Worth Home Care Assistance, 5712 Colleyville Blvd., Colleyville TX 76034, 817-349-7599….

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By Mark Brownstein, 5:20 pm on February 2, 2012

Alan and Alistair Young fill niche for in-home senior care services in their Fort Worth community   (Fort Worth, TX – December 27, 2011) – Home Care Assistance, a leading provider of in-home senior care, is excited to announce the opening of its Fort Worth office.  Fort Worth Home Care Assistance, owned by Alan and Alistair Young, is the fifth Home Care Assistance location in Texas. Responding to comments from clients and medical professionals, the couple decided to open a Home Care Assistance franchise to fill a need for a reliable in-home care agency to service the Fort Worth area. The new office is located at 5712 Colleyville Blvd., Suite 120 in Colleyville, Texas.   “With 89% of seniors preferring to remain in the comfort of home, according to a survey…

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