Welcome to the Orion Resource Group

The Orion Resource Group is a membership organization of senior and elder care specialists who work for the benefit of their clients and loved ones. Our members are professionals with expertise who possess a deep passion and caring for what they do and empathy for those they serve. Read More.

Welcome!

The Orion Resource Group is a membership organization of senior and elder care specialists who work for the benefit of their clients and loved ones. Read More.

The Five Orion Commitments

Responsive image Foster understanding and appreciation of elders in society.
Responsive image Establish standards and a profession for caregiving.
Responsive image Attract youth to the elder care industry.
Responsive image Streamline the navigation and selection of appropriate elder care services.
Responsive image Eliminate elder abuse and neglect.

Navigating The Elder Care Universe

The Orion Resource Group is dedicated to creating awareness and making a positive contribution to society, with an overarching goal to help elders thrive with dignity, respect, and a superior quality of life. We uphold our mission with five commitments that focus on key societal considerations around aging. Read More.

 

The Orion Resource Group is dedicated to creating awareness and making a positive contribution to society, with an overarching goal to help elders thrive with dignity, respect, and a superior quality of life. Read More.

 

Recent Articles

Deadly Drugs Misused In U.S. Nursing Facilities

On 04/26/2017 By Shellie Tomkin

From AARP: When the family of Bobby Glenn Tweed made the difficult decision to have him admitted to a nursing home in January 2013, little did they realize he would have just months left to live. While diagnosed with dementia, Tweed, 78, was still a vigorous man. But without his family’s consent, Tweed was given […]

Nursing Home Abuse By Guardianship

On 03/08/2017 By Jack Halpern

To Collect Debts, Nursing Homes Are Seizing Control Over Patients Few people are aware that a nursing home can take such a step. Guardianship cases are difficult to gain access to and poorly tracked by New York State courts; cases are often closed from public view for confidentiality. But the Palermo case is no aberration.

CNN Investigation: SICK, DYING AND RAPED IN AMERICA’S NURSING HOMES

On 03/06/2017 By Jack Halpern

http://www.cnn.com/interactive/2017/02/health/nursing-home-sex-abuse-investigation/

Multi Part Education TV Series on Public Access TV – The Challenges of the Sandwich Generation

On 02/09/2017 By Evan Gilder

The first of a four part series can now be seen on Public access TV, on “The Challenges facing the Sandwich Generation”.  It’s a job they can’t say no to, and something they never prepared for.  It is on Channel 76 (Cablevision) and Channel 36 (Fios) and will air for the next four weeks. PCTV76.org Host […]

Federal Agency Ignores Judge’s Medicare Ruling To Detriment Of Countless Elders In Nursing Homes.

On 02/02/2017 By Jack Halpern

Jimmo v. Sebelius Settlement Agreement.  For about 30 years, home health agencies and nursing homes that contract with Medicare have routinely terminated the Medicare coverage of a beneficiary who has stopped improving, even though nothing in the Medicare statute or its regulations says improvement is required for continued skilled care. Medicare contractors have instead used […]

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