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A half-hour program for and about seniors, hosted by Joanne Rideout.

Joanne is Coast Community Radio’s News Director.  She is also the creator and producer of  The Ship Report, which airs weekdays, 8:49-8:59am, on KMUN & KTCB.April 29, 2015 056

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On this month's Senior Moment, host Joanne Rideout talks with Michelle Lewis of Northwest Senior and Disability Services, and Doug Sheaffer with the Olympic Area Agency on Aging.  Their topic this month is Medicare enrollment - particularly Medicare Part D. The enrollment period begins this month. listen10/12/2017
Host Joanne Rideout talks about senior fall prevention with Doug Sheaffer from the Olympic Area Agency on Aging, and Michelle Lewis with Northwest Senior and Disability Services. listen09/12/2017
In this archive episode of A Senior Moment,  Joanne Rideout talks with guests Michelle Lewis and Doug Sheaffer about after care for patients who leave the hospital and are suddenly on their own at home. listen08/09/2017
Joanne and her guests talk about options in "discharge planning,". For seniors, this can include going home, arranging for in home care, or going to an assisted living facility of some kind.  Guests:  Doug Sheaffer, Olympic Area on Aging; Susan Dirschel, Nurse, Providence Seaside Hospital;  Allison Whisenhunt, Social Worker, Providence Seaside Hospital. listen08/08/2017
An encore presentation: Hosts Joanne Rideout, Doug Schaeffer are joined by Michelle Rogers, from Clatsop Health and Rehabilitation, and Liz Rasmussen, Clatsop Retirement Village to discuss ways to keep communications open with elders who are having difficulty themselves communicating. listen07/11/2017
Joanne Rideout,  Michelle Lewis, North West Seniors and Disabilities Services, and Doug Schaeffer, Olympia Area Agency on Aging discuss family caregiver support, ideas and resources. listen06/13/2017
An encore presentation: Host Joanne Rideout and guests Doug Schaeffer, Olympia Area Agency on Aging and Tawni Massey, NW Senior and Disability Services talk about long term care options for seniors and people of all ages who may need assistance. listen05/09/2017
Joanne Rideout talks with Michelle Lewis of Northwest Senior Services, and Brett Ralston, Columbia Memorial Hospital about heart health. listen04/11/2017
An encore broadcast: Ziare Flores Delgado talks about the benefits and opportunities in Senior volunteering. listen03/14/2017
Joanne and her guests talk about options in "discharge planning,". For seniors, this can include going home, arranging for in home care, or going to an assisted living facility of some kind.  Guests:  Doug Sheaffer, Olympic Area on Aging; Susan Dirschel, Nurse, Providence Seaside Hospital;  Allison Whisenhunt, Social Worker, Providence Seaside Hospital. listen02/28/2017