49 episodes

A podcast that aims to open minds by examining aging, caregiving, and the intersection of healthcare as an opportunity to reshape how we partner in care. Thought leaders Cooper Linton and Nicole Clagett are reimagining aging and eldercare one idea at a time.

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    • 4.6, 7 Ratings

A podcast that aims to open minds by examining aging, caregiving, and the intersection of healthcare as an opportunity to reshape how we partner in care. Thought leaders Cooper Linton and Nicole Clagett are reimagining aging and eldercare one idea at a time.

    What if we properly valued the time of caregivers?

    What if we properly valued the time of caregivers?

    Cooper and Nicole welcome Rita Choula, Director of Caregiving Projects AARP Public Policy Institute for a discussion on the workload that caregivers face. 

    • 31 min
    What if a health care executives shared their personal caregiving story? Part 2

    What if a health care executives shared their personal caregiving story? Part 2

    Cooper and Nicole continue their conversation with Tim Rogers, President and CEO of the Association for Home and Hospice Care of North Carolina and the South Carolina Home Care and Hospice Association. In our second and final episode with Tim, he discusses how important it is to have the entire family involved in the care of an aging loved one.

    • 17 min
    What if a health care executives shared their personal caregiving story? Part 1

    What if a health care executives shared their personal caregiving story? Part 1

    Cooper and Nicole hear the personal story of Tim Rogers, President and CEO of the Association for Home and Hospice Care of North Carolina and the South Carolina Home Care and Hospice Association. Tim shares how he stays informed as a caregiver and describes his personal journey caring for his parents. 

    • 17 min
    What if we took an in-depth look at how COVID-19 is impacting long term care

    What if we took an in-depth look at how COVID-19 is impacting long term care

    Nicole and Cooper welcome back Betty Lim, telemedicine physician, staff physician and geriatrician, to get a look at COVID-19 from the ground level in New York. 

    • 31 min
    What if we took a holistic approach to dementia and Alzheimer's care? Part 2

    What if we took a holistic approach to dementia and Alzheimer's care? Part 2

    Cooper and Nicole welcome Teepa Snow, owner of Positive Approach to Care, for the second half of their conversation, this time focusing on the importance of conveying caregiving expectations. 

    • 22 min
    What if we took a holistic approach to dementia and Alzheimer's care? Part 1

    What if we took a holistic approach to dementia and Alzheimer's care? Part 1

    Cooper and Nicole welcome Teepa Snow, owner of Positive Approach to Care, for part one of a discussion on preventing, identifying and treating those with a dementia or Alzheimer's diagnosis. 

    • 14 min

Customer Reviews

4.6 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

jray1414 ,

Thoughtful insights

Great job of investigating many issues and perspectives in aging services.

TomK51 ,

Innovative take on caregiving

Great combination of storytelling and insightful perspectives of issues related to caregiving.

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