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Resources

Advocacy, patient education, resource brokering, and referrals are all central to our work as transplant social workers. New transplant social workers and seasoned ones alike will find a wealth of resources collected here. Many more resources are also available in our Members section.

Educational Resources Presentation

STSW Survey Results

Links to other resources:

Substance Use Disorder Resources for Seniors- https://addictionresource.com/addiction/substance-abuse-among-seniors   Courtesy of “Anna”-Middle School Student

Consumer Health Labs:  Informed Consumers Make Healthier Choices Resources courtesy of Chloe Pearson http://consumerhealthlabs.com/

Benefits of Swimming for Seniors

http://www.backyardocean.com/Swimming-Benefits-Safety-Seniors-a/269.html

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid: Regulations and Guidance

http://www.cms.gov/Regulations-and-Guidance/Regulations-and-Guidance.html

Guide to Addiction Prevention for Seniors

http://www.newbeginningsdrugrehab.org/guide-to-addiction-prevention-for-seniors/

Medicare.gov: Forms, Help & Resources

http://www.medicare.gov/forms-help-and-resources/

Medicare Part D Coverage

http://www.ehealthinsurance.com/medicare/part-d

Patient Decision Aid for LVAD and ICD

https://patientdecisionaid.org/

Planning Your Doctor Visit

http://nihseniorhealth.gov/talkingwithyourdoctor/planningyourdoctorvisit/01.html

Resources for Ensuring a Long, Happy and Healthy Life

https://www.kanetix.ca/healthy-life

Search for Geriatric Care by Location

http://www.zocdoc.com/locations

Senior Care Resource Guide

http://www.homeadvisor.com/article.center.Senior-Care.94.html

Senior Health

http://nihseniorhealth.gov/

Staying Healthy as a Senior

http://www.usa.gov/Topics/

Staying Healthy Over 50

http://www.helpguide.org/life/healthy_aging_seniors_aging_well.htm

Courtesy of ElderImpact, information@elderimpact.org ǀ http://elderimpact.org/

Housing Tips and Advice from The National Aging in Place Council

The Boomer’s Roadmap for Aging in Place: How to Prepare Today for your Senior Years

Preventing Falls at Home

Fall Prevention Tips for Seniors | A Home Design Guide

Exercise & Physical Activity: Your Everyday Guide from the National Institute on Aging

The Benefits of Cooking with Alzheimer’s: A Caregiver’s Guide

14 Ways to Help Seniors Avoid Isolation

Canine Caregivers for Dementia and Alzheimer’s Patients

A Senior’s Guide to Using Computers and Software

Economic Security for Seniors Facts

Home Safety and Security for Aging-in-Place Seniors

 

Courtesy of Public Health Corps (http://publichealthcorps.org)

Aging in Place

Aging in Place Home Loan Modification Programs

The Aging in Place Initiative

Top 10 Cities for Technology-Assisted Living

Technology Innovations That Could Help the Elderly

19 User-Friendly Apps for Seniors, Alzheimer’s Patients and Caregivers, and Individuals with Disabilities

Health for Seniors

10 Early Signs & Symptoms of Alzheimer’s

A Caregiver’s Guide to the Benefits of Cooking with Alzheimer’s

Older Adults & Anxiety

Seniors & Drugs – NCADD

Ultimate Guide to Rehab & Medicare

 


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