Outdated Colony Elder Providers (OCES), a non-gain Growing old Providers Access Point (ASAP) has just lately declared the availability of a “Household for the Holiday seasons” brochure that is built to assist older grown ups control their medications.
The brochure was designed by Eldercare Locator in partnership with the Countrywide Affiliation of Spot Companies on Growing old (n4a) and Customers Union (the nonprofit publisher of Customers Reports) and is the organization’s seventh once-a-year “Household for the Holiday seasons” marketing campaign for older grown ups. This year’s brochure is entitled “Prescription Drug Options: Managing Your Medications.”
The brochure outlines very simple actions older grown ups can take to assist control chronic problems and decrease the opportunity of harmful drug interactions. The brochure also supplies instruction on how to get the finest value for medication buys by building a medication file, trying to keep health care experts educated about all medications, and getting price-saving actions these as buying generic drugs and getting edge of aggressive pharmacy pricing.
To ask for the brochure, make contact with Korin Tracy in the Info and Referral Division at Outdated Colony Elder Providers at (508) 584-1561.
n4a administers the Eldercare Locator which is a general public service of the U.S. Administration on Growing old. To learn extra about n4a resources and programs, visit n4a.org. To download a PDF of the “Household for the Holiday seasons” brochure, pay a visit to www.n4a.org/programs/elresources/.
Integrated in 1974, Outdated Colony Elder Providers (OCES) is a person of 27 personal, non-gain Growing old Providers Access Points (ASAPs) in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
OCES presents a quantity of programs to provide seniors, families and caregivers these as Family Caregiver Caring Residences and Enhanced Adult Family Care Supportive Housing Diet Money Management Protecting Providers Household Care and extra.
OCES serves elders, their families and caregivers in the cities of Abington, Avon, Bridgewater, Brockton, Carver, Duxbury, East Bridgewater, Easton, Halifax, Hanover, Hanson, Kingston, Lakeville, Marshfield, Middleboro, Pembroke, Plymouth, Plympton, Rockland, Stoughton, Wareham, West Bridgewater and Whitman.
The organization’s mission is to deliver products and services that support the dignity and independence of elders by encouraging them improve their good quality of daily life live securely and in fantastic health and, prevent
avoidable or premature institutionalization.
The agency has a hundred and forty staff and operates extra than 12 programs serving elders, their families and caregivers. For extra facts get in touch with (508) 584-1561 or pay a visit to the web page at www.oldcolonyelderservices.org.