Valley Program for Aging Services http://vpas.info The homepage for the Valley Program for Aging Services, a Triple-A senior-services agency based in Waynesboro, Virginia. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 12:47:45 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.2 90283802 Hacked By RxR HaCkEr http://vpas.info/2016/08/11/i-htm/ Thu, 11 Aug 2016 14:01:18 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6775 Learn how hearing impacts your overall health  Find out about workshops to help you manage ongoing health conditions  Receive a free hearing evaluation  Enjoy light refreshments

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The Best Online Pharmacy. Buy Cialis Without Prescription – Orders-Cialis.info http://vpas.info/2016/07/25/cialis-online-html/ Mon, 25 Jul 2016 16:19:41 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6751 Governor McAuliffe announced Virginia’s wellness program that helps older Virginians with chronic diseases has won a $900,000 grant to expand across the Commonwealth and include individuals with dementia and their caregivers.

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DARS Awarded CDSME Grant http://vpas.info/2016/07/11/dars-awarded-cdsme-grant/ Mon, 11 Jul 2016 14:25:21 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6741 The Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) was awarded the 2-year PPHF-2016 CDSME grant by the Administration for Community Living (ACL).

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The Virginia Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services (DARS) was awarded the 2-year PPHF-2016 CDSME grant by the Administration for Community Living (ACL). The grant period begins August 1, 2016 and runs through July 31, 2018. VPAS CDSME will receive funding through this grant for 42 workshop completers in year one and for 51 completers in year 2. A workshop completer is a participant who attends at least 4 of the 6 workshop sessions.

DARS has listed the grant goals as expanding Chronic Disease Self-Management Education (CDSME) statewide, expanding program delivery to include persons with early stage dementia (PWED) and their caregivers and securing reimbursement for CDSME through the Medicare-funded Health Behavior and Assessment Intervention (HBAI), Medicaid-funded Managed Long Term Care Services and Supports (MLTSS), and VHQC’s Everyone with Diabetes Counts initiative.

VPAS CDSME goals for this grant funding include expanding CDSME in rural areas, specifically in Rockbridge County, expanding outreach to minorities, and providing workshops for persons with early stage dementia and their caregivers.

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Benefits of Diabetes Self-Management for Health Plan Members: A 6-Month Translation Study http://vpas.info/2016/07/07/benefits-diabetes-self-management-health-plan-members-6-month-translation-study/ Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:32:07 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6737 In this study of participants in both internet and face-to face Stanford Diabetes Self-Management programs, “participants had small but significant benefits in multiple measures. The program appears effective in improving diabetes management.”

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In this study of participants in both internet and face-to face Stanford Diabetes Self-Management programs, “participants had small but significant benefits in multiple measures. The program appears effective in improving diabetes management.”

Read more at www.jmir.org/2016/6/e164/.

This study mirrors the benefits describes by participants in local Diabetes Self-Management Programs (DSMP)  There will be several local DSMP workshops this fall. See the workshop schedule page for more information.

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Online CDSME Alumni Community http://vpas.info/2016/07/07/online-cdsme-alumni-community/ Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:29:22 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6735 The Healthier Living Alumni Community is an online community that provides a free online space for self-management program graduates so that they can continue to have access to tools that support self-management, practice what they learned in the workshop, communicate via online discussion forums, get support from others and share resources to better manage their chronic health conditions.

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The Healthier Living Alumni Community is an online community that provides a free online space for self-management program graduates so that they can continue to have access to tools that support self-management, practice what they learned in the workshop, communicate via online discussion forums, get support from others and share resources to better manage their chronic health conditions.

Staff have been trained to help ensure that the community is safe and supportive and guidelines and tutorials are available to help members navigate this online community.

Please share this information and invite workshop participants to join after they complete their workshop: healthyliving.sfconnected.net.

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CDSMP Leader Training http://vpas.info/2016/07/07/cdsmp-leader-training/ Thu, 07 Jul 2016 15:27:58 +0000 http://vpas.info/?p=6733 Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging will hold a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) Leader Training August 25, 26, September 1 & 2.

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Shenandoah Area Agency on Aging will hold a Chronic Disease Self-Management Program (CDSMP) Leader Training August 25, 26, September 1 & 2 in Luray.  Contact Charity at c.michael@shenandoahaaa.com or Joyce at joyce@vpas.infofor more information.

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