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A Day with Providers Serving People with Developmental Disabilities

Today I had the privilege of speaking in New York City at the Annual Conference of the Interagency Council of Developmental Disabilities Agencies Inc. (IAC). IAC exists to help make a better world for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities living throughout New York State. Throughout the day, I found myself remembering my days working […]

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Family Caregiving Q&A With Dr. Aaron Blight, June 2019

In his spare time, caregiving consultant and healthcare speaker Dr. Aaron Blight is happy to answer questions on Quora about caregiving organizational development, healthcare consulting, senior care, and many other topics. In this post, we will examine some of his most recent answers dealing with caregiving within the family. How can I be a better […]

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Getting Older Q&A With Dr. Aaron Blight, May 2019

In his spare time, caregiving consultant and healthcare speaker Dr. Aaron Blight is happy to answer questions on Quora about caregiving organizational development, healthcare, support for family caregivers, senior care, and many other topics. In this post, we will examine his recent answer to a very popular question. What is different about this answer, though, […]

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As Consumers Age, Gerontologists Are Becoming Valuable Hires

The consumer population in the United States is aging, and businesses who want to continue to grow are being forced to adapt to that reality. In order to make sure they are remaining relevant to those who are now in an older age bracket, the idea of hiring a gerontologist is quickly becoming an appealing […]

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Quora Q&A With Dr. Aaron Blight, March 2019

In his spare time, caregiving consultant and healthcare speaker Dr. Aaron Blight is happy to answer questions on Quora about caregiving organizational development, healthcare, senior care, and many other topics. In this post, we will examine some of his most recent answers dealing with the healthcare industry. What condition would be severe enough for a […]

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Care for Others, Care for Yourself

Today I had the privilege of delivering the keynote address at Beloved Foundation’s REACH Oncology Symposium at the University of California Riverside. Attendees were from oncology-related organizations, including healthcare providers and advocacy groups, with professional backgrounds in nursing, social work, and patient advocacy. Regardless of organization or official role, it was apparent that each person […]

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How to Start an Eldercare Business

As a society, it is extremely important that we take good care of those in the older generations. Senior citizens decline in their ability to care for themselves as they age, and it is the responsibility of those in younger generations to make sure the seniors have everything they need for a comfortable and fulfilling […]

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Caregiving Kinetics: What’s in a Name?

When Dr. Aaron Blight founded Caregiving Kinetics, he knew that the name of the business had to not only be special, but also be relatable to clients. You may notice that our company’s name – Caregiving Kinetics – rolls right off your tongue.  It sounds really cool.  It’s fun to say. Despite the euphony of […]

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Four Benefits of Hiring Healthcare Consultants

Anytime you choose to add an expense to your budget – such as hiring a healthcare consultant – you need to make sure there are plenty of benefits to justify that cost. Fortunately, as far as retaining the use of a consultant is concerned, you are likely to see a long list of benefits that […]

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The Best Time to Hire a Healthcare Consultant

Without a doubt, healthcare is one of the most difficult fields in which to do business. It can be incredibly rewarding, of course, when you are able to provide care that improves – or even saves – someone’s life. However, healthcare is incredibly complex from top to bottom, so there is plenty of work to […]

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