Caring for the Caregiver

A great reminder of the importance of providing support to family caregivers … “Perhaps the best antidote to burnout, many experts say, is building a team, rather than handling everything yourself.”

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New Dementia Care Consultation Program

Interesting new dementia care consultation program, a joint venture of Tufts Health Plan and the Alzheimer’s Association of MA & NH. I think the focus on not only the patient, but also the family caregiver is critical.

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