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Finding Escorts for Doctor Appointments a Problem for Agencies

Getting Doctors to Ask the Right Questions

Many of us are familiar with escorting our elders to a doctor's visit with high hopes that a particular health issue will be handled. Two of the most sensitive health issues are dementia and dealing with driving problems. In cases of dementia and memory problems, a third party can help adult children make decisions with, and in some cases for, their parents.

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