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Could paid family caregivers alleviate the home health worker shortage?
Medicaid sometimes pays family members to provide in-home care for relatives. But the programs vary from state to state.
Most home care workers are entitled to overtime but might not know it
A new initiative from the Labor Department aims to up outreach and enforcement related to such issues.
Maine voters will decide on a universal home care initiative for seniors funded by a tax on higher income earners
As the U.S. population over age 65 grows, so will demand for long-term care. Maine voters will consider a possible solution at the ballot box on Nov. 6: universal home care. But should it be paid for by taxing high income earners?
Need a home health aide? Here's why finding one may be a challenge
Also, we want to hear from you: Do you or a family member need a home caregiver and can't find one? If you're a home caregiver, what's your industry like?