Senior Citizens All the latest news affecting senior citizens and the elderly, with releases covering health issues such as health insurance and long-term care plan options, as well as financial considerations and retirement issues. Find stories about wellness and fitness programs and brain-health initiatives, along with announcements of community support, outreach, and social events. Also included are releases regarding the financial performance and corporate structures of companies specializing in products and services for the elderly.

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Jan 27, 2017, 09:29 ET CareRise® Holdings Expands its Healthcare Risk Management Platform with PRE-CLAIM OPTICS for Medical-Malpractice Insurers

CareRise® is now offering a new program to insurance carriers designed to identify and address potential risks and liabilities in healthcare...


Jan 26, 2017, 15:29 ET PA Lottery's St. Patrick's Day-themed Instant Games Offer Big Cash Prizes, Second Chances to Win

The Pennsylvania Lottery's new Pot of Gold and Lots O' Loot instant games are now on sale, offering exciting cash prizes as well as second chances...


Jan 26, 2017, 11:59 ET 2017 Greets PBMs With New CMS Report Undermining "Rebate" Claims While Key GOP Senator Considers PBM Role in Higher Drug Prices

The President and CEO of the Senior Care Pharmacy Coalition (SCPC) today predicted the increasingly apparent role of Pharmacy Benefit Managers...


Jan 26, 2017, 11:45 ET Exordium Networks, Inc. Involved in Local and Global Charitable "Upliftment" Initiatives

Supporting global and local non-profits, Exordium Networks Inc, is on a mission to aid in sustainable "upliftment" efforts – financially and "hands...


Jan 26, 2017, 10:00 ET Trilogy® by Shea Homes® Awarded America's Most Trusted® Active Adult Resort Builder for Fifth Consecutive Year

Trilogy® by Shea Homes®, a national Active Lifestyle Communities builder, has been recognized as America's Most Trusted® Active Adult Resort...


Jan 26, 2017, 07:18 ET FirstLight Home Care Named Top 100 Fastest Growing Franchise

FirstLight Home Care, a provider of quality, affordable, non-medical home care for adults, was ranked as the No. 25 Fastest Growing franchise, and...


Jan 25, 2017, 17:15 ET Shepherd Health Acquires Countryside Lakes Independent and Assisted Living Community in Port Orange, FL

Shepherd Health, a Miami-based real estate development company, has purchased CountrySide Lakes, a 146 Unit Independent and Assisted Living...


Jan 25, 2017, 16:00 ET Blue Shield of California, Hill Physicians Medical Group and Snowline Hospice Collaborate to Offer Home-based Palliative Care to Seriously Ill Patients

Blue Shield of California, Hill Physicians Medical Group and Snowline Hospice have announced a new home-based palliative care program that brings...


Jan 25, 2017, 13:34 ET Pennsylvania Insurance Commissioner Appointed Chair of National Task Force on Senior Issues

Insurance Commissioner Teresa Miller will chair a task force as part of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) that will...


Jan 25, 2017, 10:50 ET ViewClix Builds Lively Connections for Seniors and Families

ViewClix LLC (www.viewclix.com) today announced availability of the ViewClix Smart Frame, the first video plus picture frame that's designed...


Jan 25, 2017, 10:00 ET Savvy Retirement Planning Goes Beyond Finances

Retirement Wisdom LLC announces the official launch of their retirement coaching and resources firm for professionals who are nearing retirement or...


Jan 25, 2017, 09:14 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $125,000 Won in Cumberland County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $125,000 from the Tuesday, January 24, drawing was sold at Smoker's Express, 457 N....


Jan 24, 2017, 14:30 ET Department of Aging Bolsters Efforts to Improve Aging Services for LGBT Older Adults

Today, the Pennsylvania Department of Aging (PDA) leadership team, along with leaders from the Office of Long-Term Living (OLTL), and board members...


Jan 24, 2017, 10:57 ET One-of-a-Kind Retirement Community Opens its Doors in Foster City

Foster City seniors now have a new retirement living option that combines the comfort of home with upscale amenities and connectivity to their...


Jan 24, 2017, 10:03 ET Patient Power® to Announce a New, Patient-Driven, Grassroots Initiative to Accelerate Genetic Testing and Advanced Cancer Care at the Precision Medicine World Conference 2017, Wed. Jan. 25th

PATIENT POWER®, connecting patients and advocates with knowledge and experts, today announced plans to unveil a new program to help patients take...


Jan 24, 2017, 09:23 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $225,000 Won in Montour County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $225,000 from the Monday, January 23, drawing was sold at Exxon, 5 McCracken Road,...


Jan 24, 2017, 08:30 ET K4Connect Unveils Enhanced Connected-Life Software Platform for Senior Living Communities

K4Connect, a mission-centered technology company that creates solutions to serve and empower older adults and individuals living with disabilities,...


Jan 24, 2017, 08:30 ET EarlySense Surpasses Half A Million Monitored Patient-Days in 2016, Helps Clinicians Save Estimated 550 Lives

EarlySense, the market leader in contact-free continuous monitoring solutions, announced today that adoption of its medical system increased by...


Jan 23, 2017, 15:05 ET 67% de trabajadores hispanos del sector privado sin un plan de ahorros para la jubilación en sus empleos

La ciudad ya puede crear una opción de ahorro para la jubilación en el lugar de empleo para el personal de empresas privadas que no ofrecen una...


Jan 23, 2017, 15:01 ET Fisher Center Scientists link a Mutation That Protects Against the Development of Alzheimer's Disease to the Effect of Gleevec

Today, the Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation is proud to announce they have funded an important study that could lead to the...


Jan 23, 2017, 13:57 ET 67% of NY's Hispanic Private Sector Employees Can't Get Retirement Savings Plans at Work

New York City has the green light to establish a workplace retirement savings option for private sector employees whose companies don't offer a...


Jan 23, 2017, 09:26 ET Cash 5 Jackpot of $450,000 Won in Northampton County

One jackpot-winning Pennsylvania Lottery Cash 5 ticket worth $450,000 from the Saturday, January 21, drawing was sold at Square One Markets, 249 S....


Jan 23, 2017, 09:07 ET Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program Applications Now Available

Application forms for the Department of Revenue's Property Tax/Rent Rebate Program are now available for eligible residents to begin claiming...


Jan 23, 2017, 08:40 ET New Retirement Process Shows Retirees How to Protect Their Money and Lifestyle

If you are one of the 44 million Americans over age 65 who is retired or preparing to retire, you face stiff challenges to enjoy the retirement...


Jan 23, 2017, 05:55 ET National Nonprofit Launches Financial Solutions Program for Seniors

Today, Money Management International (MMI), a nonprofit financial education and counseling organization, announced the launch of Senior Solutions,...