Program Employs Home Modifications, Counseling To Help Elders Age In Place.

January 8, 2019

Reuters (1/8, Carroll) reports on the Center on Innovative Care in Aging at the Johns Hopkins School of Nursing and the Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, which “helped seniors regain independence and accomplish more activities of daily living, such as bathing, walking across a small room, dressing themselves, grooming, using the toilet and getting in and out of bed, researchers reported in JAMA Internal Medicine.” Participants in the study received up to $1,300 toward home modifications such as floor leveling and grab bar installation.

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