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April 2014

Air Travel Tips for Seniors with Special Needs

Posted: 4/24/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,I would like to fly my elderly parents across the country next month for my daughter’s wedding but have some concerns about the flight. My mom has trouble walking long distances and my dad has COPD and needs an oxygen tank. What airport or airline services are available to help old passengers?Concerned Daughter

How Reverse Mortgages Work in 2014

Posted: 4/17/2014 10:09 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,What can you tell me about reverse mortgages? I was considering one last year, but now I hear they are more difficult to get. Ready to Reverse

Personal Sound Amplification Products Can Help Seniors Hear Better

Posted: 4/10/2014 12:00 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior,What types of amplification products can you recommend to help people with hearing impairment? My 62-year-old husband has some hearing issues, but doesn’t think he needs a hearing aid, so I’m looking for some alternative devices that can help.Shouting Spouse

Savvy Senior - How to Get Help with Medicare Decisions

Posted: 4/3/2014 9:31 AM by Interim HealthCare

Dear Savvy Senior, Where can I get help with my Medicare decisions? I’m approaching 65, and could use some help sorting through the different Medicare plan options that are available to me. Almost Eligible