Home health aide

The equivalent of a certified nursing aid in a nursing facility, this is a person who provides personal care such as bathing, dressing and grooming in a home setting. Might also perform light housekeeping services.

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Feb. 14

Winter wish

Massachusetts

Brookdale Senior Living resident Eleanor "Ellie" Ross recently got to ski again thanks to a Brookdale partnership with two-time Olympic skier Jeremy Bloom.