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Anthony Cirillo Patient Expert

Huntersville, North Carolina
I am a healthcare expert who fell into a mission for boomers and seniors through... Full Bio
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88 Year Old Mayor Can Teach Us A Lot About Life by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health This video will do more than anything I could ever say about aging. Thanks to my Facebook friend Angella Conrard who posted this video about a Canadian Mayor, 88 yrs young, 1 ... Read on »
9% of 60+ Live Below Poverty and Missing Out on Benefits by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Many seniors are missing out on benefits of which they are entitled according to the National Council on Aging. In a recent brief they cited lack of awaren ... Read on »
9% of 60+ Live Below Poverty and Missing Out on Benefits (VIDEO) by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health <iframe width="420" height="315" src="http://www.youtube.com/embed/PQVPE8ZLqbQ" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe> Read on »
90 Percent of Nursing Homes Employ People Convicted of a Crime by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) Office of the Inspector General issued a report that concludes that more than 90 percent of nursing homes employ ... Read on »
90+ Living Longer and Smarter by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Hey after all, Jack was on to something! Those surviving past the age of 90 today are living longer and are mentally sharper than those born a ... Read on »
90+ Population Growing by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health That's Philomena, my mom, 90! According to an Associated Press report, nearly 2 million people are now are 90 or over, nearly triple their n ... Read on »
94 and 95 Year Old Compete in 100 Meter Dash by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health A 100-meter dash between 94-year-old Emiel Pauwels of Belgium and 95-year-old Ilmari Koppinen of Finland, competing at an athletic meet for veterans in San Sebas ... Read on »
A Guide for Families of People with Dementia Living in Care Facilities. by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The Alzheimer’s Association-Greater Illinois Chapter is offering a free online resource, Encouraging Comfort Care: A Guide for Families of People with Dementia Living in Car ... Read on »
A New Resource for Finding Information about the Quality of Nursing Homes by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health I recently came across a resource for family and friends faced with having to find a nursing home for a loved one.  The Informed Patient Institute (IPI) ... Read on »
A Quick Veterans Guide to Avoiding a Rip-Off by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health (The opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the positions of the blog owner.) Scraping up e ... Read on »
A Toast to Independence by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Sorry I have not written in a while. This article caught my eye. Barbara Brotman of the Chicago Tribune writes about how her mother needed rehab in a nursing home and when ... Read on »
AAHSA Call-In Day - Let Your Voice Be Heard in Reform by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging is sponsoring a call-in day today in support of the Community Living Assistance Services and Supports (CLASS) Ac ... Read on »
AAHSA Changing Name to LeadingAge by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health Read this post in McKnight's about how the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSHA) is proposing a name change to LeadingAge. — The brand promi ... Read on »
AAHSA Launches Consumer Information Site by Anthony Cirillo Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted in: Blog Posts in Aging & Senior Health The American Association of Homes and Services has launched a new online consumer hub where consumers can learn about healthy aging , retirement planning , caregiving and o ... Read on »