The Consumers Guide to Home Safety for Seniors


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By Dr. Frederick B. Covington / The International Institute of Therapeutic Intervention and Learning and Dr. Frederick B. Covington. Discovered by Player FM and our community — copyright is owned by the publisher, not Player FM, and audio is streamed directly from their servers. Hit the Subscribe button to track updates in Player FM, or paste the feed URL into other podcast apps.

Inside this guide, The Consumer’s Guide to Home Safety for Seniors, is the following useful information;

1. An overview of senior-focused home

2. The top 11 home improvements that seniors have made to their homes, as reported by the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. 3. What equipment is and is not covered by Medicare. 4. Tips for finding the right contractor to make improvements to your home. 5. Lists of recommendations for changes in each room of the home to provide for safer and better functioning. 6. List of recommendations for general changes to the home that will help a senior operate better inside the home and feel safer overall. 7. For caregivers, an additional list of safety tips from their perspective.

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