Report predicts rising number of dependent older adults, too few caregivers

09/23/2013 | HealthDay News

The number of dependent seniors could increase from 101 million in 2010 to 277 million in 2050, and half may have dementia, according to the World Alzheimer's 2013 report. The report forecasts a deepening shortage of caregivers and makes recommendations to improve dementia care, better train caregivers, monitor health care quality, and integrate health care and social systems.

View Full Article in:

HealthDay News

Published in Brief:

SmartBrief Job Listings for Health Care

Job Title Company Location
Assistant General Counsel
Cardinal Health
Columbus, OH
Regulatory Affairs Specialist
Stryker
Mahwah, NJ
Sr. Principal OptoMechanical Engineer - 14000008M2
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer - 14000008LR
Abbott
San Jose, CA
Senior Director Medical Affairs
Edwards Lifesciences
Irvine, CA