Home Care Made Difficult to Find for Older Adults

Franchise operators employ around 7,000 home care aides, most of whom are over 55 years old. “We are considering adding another 1,000 to 1,500 caregivers through this program,” said Namrata Yocom-Jan, its chairman. In eastern Tennessee, where Ray Bales runs two Seniors Helping Seniors franchises, he said 11 people applied within a week of advertising …

In the Intensive Care Unit, A Photographer’s View of a Desperate Covid War

Times Insider It explains who we are and what we do, and offers behind-the-scenes insights into how our journalism comes together. Earlier this year, as I photographed people in Covid-19 intensive care units, I was protected by four sets of plastic: goggles, goggles, face shield, and visor. But there is no protection for one’s suffering. …