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CMS Presents a Videos for Caregivers Addressing Medication Issues

Caregivers tend to spend significant time digging for useful information to better care for their loved ones, a need which often escalates when the care receiver transitions from one care setting to another. During these transitions, caregivers often need additional guidance, especially in handling medication changes. To help with this issue, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has partnered with the United Hospital Fund of New York's Next Step in Care campaign. Together, they have produced a series of educational podcasts with a focus on helping caregivers make decisions about their loved one's medication transitions.

Read more about how to handle medication questions for someone on Medicare:

Purchase Minding Our Elders: Caregivers Share Their Personal Stories – paperback or ebook

 

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