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Articles and Guides

Use the following articles and guides to help you make an informed decision. Please contact your Community Resource Consultant if you have questions.

Why Should I Move? Requires Adobe Reader

Older adults may be hesitant to move from their familiar home and surroundings. What are the benefits of moving sooner rather than later?

Prevent Falls With These Easy Tips 

Falls happen but we can try to prevent them. These tips will help you modify your lifestyle to help you stay safe.

Planning for Your Discharge Requires Adobe Reader

A checklist for patients and caregivers preparing to leave a hospital, nursing home, or other health care setting.

Discharge Planning 

The team planning a patient’s discharge out of the hospital is responsible for coordinating all care once you leave. The care team will recommend post-care such as a nursing home or home care and therapy in your own home.

Transitioning into Retirement by MetLife 

The MetLife Study of Baby Boomers at 65 provides a view of those Baby Boomers born in 1946 who turned 65 in 2011. It examines the attitudes and behaviors of this leading edge Boomer segment as they transition into the next phase of life. Download the study here.

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