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About Forum Moderator

Our Forum Moderator, Ruth Mansmith, MS, RN, CRRN, RAC-C, created an Internationally Award Winning Wellness Program as the National Clinical Director of a chain of healthcare facilities. In that capacity, she successfully brought her Wellness Program to 5,000 participants each year. Her Wellness Program received the International Industry Innovator Award of the International Council on Active Aging (ICAA), and was made available to corporate wellness directors nationwide through websites of the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. Ruth is in the process of completing her new book, the “Wellness Handbook,” which will present for the first time her new Wellness Program, designed specifically for individuals and family caregivers. Ruth writes a monthly Featured Column on Wellness on

Long-Distance Caregivers

A New Support Group has been launched for Long-Distance Caregivers This Support Group will focus on helping with the particular challenges and needs of long-distance caregivers. We will support each other with tips and suggestions for helpful resources, and just … Continue reading

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