Care Management

Nursing Demand, Supplying Careers

Nursing Demand, Supplying Careers
Nurses impact every part of health care, including the exploding sector of long-term care. As our state prepares for aging Baby Boomers, the development of resources for senior care is opening up opportunities and presenting a larger need for nurses.  read more
Published on May 6, 2019.

Concluding Social Workers Appreciation Month

Concluding Social Workers Appreciation Month
In 1963, the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) proposed March as social work month to promote and support new interest in the broad and diverse work done by social workers. Twenty one years... read more
Published on March 27, 2019.

Downsizing Tips for Purging and Planning a Move

Downsizing Tips for Purging and Planning a Move
So much of our attention is spent on things. Caring, cleaning, storing, arranging, packing, unpacking, displaying, dusting THINGS!  But in all this attention, we rarely pause to see how our outer spaces impact and... read more
Published on March 25, 2019.

Bridging the Distance: Long-Distance Caregiving

Bridging the Distance: Long-Distance Caregiving
In recent generations there has been a diaspora of families. Jobs, education, and loved ones have spread families out across the country and the globe. When our aging loved ones need assistance, it can... read more
Published on October 24, 2018.

Successful Communication With Your Elderly Loved One

Successful Communication With Your Elderly Loved One
Many adult children fear talking to their parents about the tough choices ahead, such as having care in the home.  Sound Options helps families with these discussions regularly and can help you too.  Here... read more
Published on August 25, 2017.

Care Managers Cutting the Costs of Care

Care Managers Cutting the Costs of Care
What will it cost to care for my loved one? It’s probably the most common burning question Northwest families ask when they consult in our office. This is also one of the more difficult... read more
Published on May 5, 2017.

Elder Care: A Family Affair

Elder Care: A Family Affair
When we think of elder care services we tend to assume that the aging adult is the only client receiving services. However, at Sound Options we understand that elder care is really a family... read more
Published on May 1, 2016.

May is Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month
The focus of celebration for Older Americans Month is the 2016 theme, “Blaze A Trail”. It is all about how older adults are taking charge of their health and making a positive impact in... read more
Published on May 1, 2016.

Turning to Care When There is No Cure

Turning to Care When There is No Cure
In the healthcare world, so much of the drive of successful outcomes centers on curing. In fact, we’ve come to expect a cure for just about everything, but the reality is that we live... read more
Published on May 11, 2015.

MSWs and Aging America: A Look at Social Workers in Care Management

MSWs and Aging America: A Look at Social Workers in Care Management
March is National Social Work Month and Sound Options is looking at the ways Masters of Social Work are contributing their skills to the world of eldercare through the field of Professional Geriatric Care... read more
Published on March 11, 2015.

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