The Internet! A great source of information when managing a healthcare issue—for you, a loved one, or a caregiver. Below is a list of healthcare-related industry links that we thought might be helpful with your search.

http://www.hospitalbedrental.org/

Government Related Sites

THE OFFICIAL U.S. GOVERNMENT SITE FOR PEOPLE WITH MEDICARE

http://www.medicare.gov/

  

UNITED STATES DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

http://www.hhs.gov

  

CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES

http://www.cms.hhs.gov

  

SOCIAL SECURITY ADMINISTRATION

http://www.ssa.gov

  

NATIONAL INSTITUTE ON AGING

http://www.nia.nih.gov

  

THE U.S. GOVERNMENTS OFFICIAL WEB PORTAL

http://www.firstgov.gov

  

NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH

http://www.nih.gov

  

ADMINISTRATION ON AGING

http://www.aoa.gov

  

NATIONAL HEART, LUNG AND BLOOD INSTITUTE

http://www.nhlbi.nih.gov

  

Healthcare Related Sites

WEBMD

http://www.webmd.com

  

ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION

http://www.alz.com

  

ALS ASSOCIATION ("LOU GEHRIGS DISEASE")

http://www.alsa.org

  

AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ALLERGY, ASTHMA & IMMUNOLOGY

http://www.aaaai.org

  

AMERICAN DIABETES ASSOCIATION

http://www.diabetes.org

  

AMERICAN FOUNDATION FOR UROLOGICAL DISEASE

http://www.afud.org

  

NATIONAL SLEEP FOUNDATION

http://www.sleepfoundation.org

  

ARTHRITIS FOUNDATION

http://www.arthritis.org

  

AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION

http://www.americanheart.org

  

U.S. COPD COALITION

http://www.uscopd.com

  

LYME DISEASE NETWORK

http://www.lymenet.org

  

AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF POISON CONTROL CENTERS

http://www.1-800-222-1222.info

  

BIPOLAR DISORDER (FROM THE NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF MENTAL HEALTH)

http://www.nimh.nih.gov/publicat/bipolar.cfm

  

AMERICAN CANCER SOCIETY

http://www.cancer.org

  

NATIONAL CANCER INSTITUTE

http://www.cancer.gov

  

NATIONAL OSTEOPOROSIS FOUNDATION

http://www.nof.org

  

AMERICAN OBESITY ASSOCIATION

http://www.obesity.org

  

AMERICAN STROKE ASSOCIATION

http://www.strokeassociation.org

  

BED SORE FAQ

http://www.bedsorefaq.com

  

HOSPITAL BED RENTAL

This is a site all about renting a hospital bed

http://www.hospitalbedrental.org/

  

HTTP://MEDICALASSISTING-EDU.COM/SCHOOLS/

http://medicalassisting-edu.com/schools/

  

UNITED OSTOMY ASSOCIATIONS OF AMERICA, INC

www.ostomy.org

  

ROSEYS MS FOUNDATION

We're all in this to eradicate M.S." "Like" us on Facebook at Facebook.com/Roseysmsfoundation

http://Roseysmsfoundation.org

  

Manufacturer

CONVATEC (OSTOMY)

http://www.Convatec.com

  

HOLLISTER (OSTOMY)

http://www.Hollister.com

  

Senior Housing

Organizations that can help the seniors in your life find the best housing situation for them

A PLACE FOR MOM

http://www.aplaceformom.com/assisted-living/

  

SENIOR ADVISOR

https://www.senioradvisor.com/

  

A PLACE FOR MOM CHICAGO

: http://www.aplaceformom.com/chicago-senior-livi...

  

Home Care Providers

These are a list of great Non Medical Senior Home Care Providers

TRAYCEE HOME CARE

Founded almost 40 years ago, Traycee has served over 18,000 households in northern Cook and Lake counties. "Its longevity and breadth of experience is double and triple of its closest competitor." We pride ourselves on having individual customized care plans for each client, available 24/7 for clients

http://www.traycee.com/

  

Lactation Services

Lactation Services

THE BREAST FEEDING CENTER OF CHICAGO

The Breastfeeding Center of Chicago, located in Arlington Heights, provides outpatient lactation consultations, a wide variety of classes, and multiple free support groups. They are available Monday through Saturday to help you reach your breastfeeding goals.

http://thebreastfeedingcenterofchicago.com/