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Fall is more than just flu season

Along with flu season, the warm summer and early fall weather brings with it many unwanted insects, including ticks. It’s important to protect yourself from tick and other insect bites when going outdoors. The Center for Disease Control (CDC) estimates that there are 300,000 new cases of Lyme’s Disease per year. Lyme’s Disease is at […]

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Video: The Doctor is In...Your Home

Landmark’s Dr. Phillip Dove cares for a patient in her home in Portland, Oregon. Watch the KATU evening news story about the home-based care visit here. Landmark’s local mobile doctors (along with other providers), are serving the needs of chronically ill people in our communities. Not only does high-touch, in-home care improve access to care […]

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Watch Landmark's Commercial

For patients and their families, dealing with multiple health issues can be overwhelming and feel impossible. When patients need care the most it can be difficult to get to the doctor’s office, or its outside of normal hours and they’re forced to go to the emergency room. A trip to the emergency room is not […]

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Congressman Paul Tonko Visits Landmark Health in Albany, NY

Paul David Tonko, the U.S. Representative from New York’s 20th congressional district, recently visited Landmark’s Albany office. Approximately 80% of our Albany patients live within Congressman’s Tonko’s district. During the visit, we discussed how Landmark providers perform medical house calls to help patients manage their chronic health conditions from the comfort of their homes. Congressman […]

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Helping your loved one may feel like a chore. Try to see it as a gift.

How can you aid your loved one without being too intrusive? A kind way to help is by introducing small modifications as gifts or services when you notice a need. For inspiration, try these tips provided by the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) 1.  When replacing hard-to-reach light bulbs, upgrade the wattage for improved visibility. […]

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Dr. Kjell Benson Joins Landmark Health

Kjell Benson, M.D. has recently joined Landmark Health as the Regional Medical Director (RMD) in Portland, OR. “We’re thrilled to have Dr. Benson join the Landmark family,” states LuAnn Aakhus, Vice President and General Manager at Landmark in Portland, OR. “His passion for providing the best care for the sickest patients, and his innate drive […]

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17 Ways to Prevent Employee Burnout

The Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) recently published an article on how to prevent employee burnout after a 2016 survey of 615 Human Resources (HR) professionals pointed to unfair compensation, unreasonable workloads and poor management as chief contributors to the problem of employee burnout. The article addresses ways to relieve stress, adjust workloads, and […]

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