Elder Care

April 18, 2013

With the nation’s 78 million baby boomers reaching retirement the medical community is bracing for a wave of patients needing special care. In April, Health Matters will focus on the elderly and the challenges doctors will face in the coming decades. Our panel brings their expertise in geriatrics with advice on staying healthy and treating the diseases that often come later in life. Plus the difficult decision to put a loved one in a nursing home. It’s an important hour dedicated to taking your calls on elder care.





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Caregiver Conference in Spokane on June 5, 2013

  • Elder Services presents Bridge to Resources for Caregivers
  • June 5, 2013  (8:45-4:00 pm)
  • Lincoln Center  (1316 N Lincoln Street, Spokane)
  • Fees: $30 for Professionals, Paid Caregivers, and Students
  • Unpaid Caregivers FREE
  • Lunch Provided
  • Registration:  Call 458-7450

Our Mission

This series focuses on health topics of great importance to our viewers and specific populations in our service region.

Once a month KSPS-TV produces a live call-in program addressing a specific illness and/or health concern, featuring local panelists (i.e. physicians and caregivers) who will share their experiences and expertise.

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We thank Providence Health Care for providing production funding for Health Matters.