What Benefits of TeleHealth You Should Know

The expense of home health care have been rising alongside the rising population of elderly and chronically ill. Even after patients are dismissed from hospitals, a number of them still require some level of care, whether that is medication management, acknowledging their physical capacity and limitation, monitoring their health condition or fully adhering to a…

Balancing your Dual Role as a Working Caregiver

According to AARP, an estimated 25.5 million Americans are balancing work responsibilities with caring for a relative age 50 or older.  And, the financial, physical and emotional demands of a working caregiver are taking their toll.  In a June 2011 report by the MetLife Mature Market Institute, the 50+ adult children who work and provide…

Cutting Costs: Healthcare on a Budget

The current financial state of the union continues to broach the inevitability of scaled down funding for health care and medical aid. In times like these it is important to analyze you or your loved one’s spending habits, especially relating to healthcare costs, and see if there is anything you can do to lead a…

Adhering to a Regimen: Continuing Concerns

Adhering to a medicinal regimen is an issue that we’ve been trying to tackle since the inception of Medminder and in turn the Maya unit. Medication noncompliance, or the act of not taking your medicine (either all the time or at the right time), is a very real issue that results in greater levels of…