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The Resource The caregiver's companion : caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself, Carolyn A. Brent, MBA

The caregiver's companion : caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself, Carolyn A. Brent, MBA

Label
The caregiver's companion : caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself
Title
The caregiver's companion
Title remainder
caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself
Statement of responsibility
Carolyn A. Brent, MBA
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • "Everything you need to know to ensure that your elderly loved one is being properly cared for. People today are not only living longer, they are also living sicker-making aging and caring for elderly loved ones more complicated than ever before. In this extensive guide, caregiver advocate Carolyn Brent outlines a step-by-step process so caregivers know what to do and what to ask in every situation that may arise, including: [bullet] Signs that your loved one needs more assistance [bullet] What to look for in a retirement home [bullet] Caretaking in your own home [bullet] How to ensure wills are in order [bullet] How to manage difficult family relationships [bullet] Ensuring you are getting the help and care you need Brent leaves no stone unturned, provides personal stories and scenarios for context, and includes other references and resources in this complete guide to caregiving"--
  • "A comprehensive, straightforward handbook to help family caregivers with sibling and parent-child communication, end-of-life decision making, and guidance for how to help a loved one medically, financially, and emotionally"--
  • People today are not only living longer, they are also living sicker-- making aging and caring for elderly loved ones more complicated than ever before. Brent provides a comprehensive, straightforward handbook to help family caregivers with sibling and parent-child communication, end-of-life decision making, and guidance for how to help a loved one medically, financially, and emotionally
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DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brent, Carolyn A
Dewey number
362.2/4
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
NLM call number
WY 115.1
NLM item number
B839c 2015
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Home care services
  • Caregivers
  • Caregivers
  • Caregivers
  • Home care services
Label
The caregiver's companion : caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself, Carolyn A. Brent, MBA
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Talk early, talk often: my caregiver story -- When should you step in? -- Caring for your loved one at home -- Moving your aging loved one into an assisted-living facility or a nursing home -- Emergencies and life-or-death decisions -- Hospice care for the end of life -- Crucial emotional conversations -- Crucial financial conversations -- How to have crucial conversations when your aging loved one is resistant -- Crucial legal conversations -- Taking care of yourself when you are a caregiver -- The caregiver's cheat sheet
Control code
ocn881447340
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780373893096
Lccn
2014030533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)881447340
Label
The caregiver's companion : caring for your loved one medically, financially and emotionally while caring for yourself, Carolyn A. Brent, MBA
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Talk early, talk often: my caregiver story -- When should you step in? -- Caring for your loved one at home -- Moving your aging loved one into an assisted-living facility or a nursing home -- Emergencies and life-or-death decisions -- Hospice care for the end of life -- Crucial emotional conversations -- Crucial financial conversations -- How to have crucial conversations when your aging loved one is resistant -- Crucial legal conversations -- Taking care of yourself when you are a caregiver -- The caregiver's cheat sheet
Control code
ocn881447340
Dimensions
21 cm
Extent
xiv, 225 pages
Isbn
9780373893096
Lccn
2014030533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)881447340

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