Estate Plan: More Than Just a Will

An estate plan is more than just a will. Think of it this way: a will is like just having a bicycle as your only means of transportation in a big city. You shouldn’t depend only on your Schwinn or Huffy to pedal you around town. You have other options. A will is a good start, but there’s much more to estate planning that drafting and signing a will. A will won’t necessarily preserve your

Shapes, Sizes, and Accessories of Acrylic Showers

So you’ve decided that Acrylic is the right material for your shower. That’s a great start. Now it’s time to take it to the next step, and bring the idea of a brand new shower to life. Regardless of your budget, bathroom size, or layout, there are options out there for you to upgrade or enhance the look and functionality of your bathroom. Here you will find different shower shapes, shower doors, and shower accessories,

New Bridge Medical Center

Connecting compassionate, quality care to our communities  New Bridge Medical Center, a clinical affiliate of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences, is a 1,070-bed hospital located at 230 East Ridgewood Avenue in Paramus, NJ. The Medical Center is both the largest hospital and licensed nursing home in New Jersey and the fourth-largest publicly-owned hospital in the nation. The hospital changed its name to New Bridge in October 2017 when the not-for-profit company, Care Plus Bergen, took

Holland Christian Home

Located on 14 wooded acres in suburban North Haledon, the Holland Christian Home is a Continuing Care Retirement Community licensed for 118 residential beds and 52 skilled nursing beds.  With a staff of approximately 150, the Home offers professional care and modern amenities in a warm, homelike environment.  Applicants must be at least 75 years of age and in relatively good health. At the Holland Christian Home we provide a tiered approach to healthcare.  With

Long Term Care Costs – The Approaching Storm

With the Aging of America the number of people spending substantial amounts of time in nursing homes, assisted living facilities or in their home with paid home health care assistance is at an all time high and will only increase. Nursing home costs are now averaging 12,000 per month. Many families make no advanced preparation for this and these costs are driving many families into poverty. Every aging American should take the following three steps:

Tips for Helping a Loved One Downsize to Residential Memory Care

Helping a loved one transition into a memory care setting usually means downsizing to a smaller residence. Here are some that can help make downsizing decisions easier and make the move as comfortable as possible. When feasible, let your loved one take an active role in selecting their residential care setting. Once a care location is selected, empower your loved one to help choose items to bring along. A floor plan can be an excellent