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Workplace Issues for Caregivers

Statistics show that more employees are also family caregivers for their aging parents. Businesses are reporting lost productivity, as well as increased healthcare utilization and employee turnover. With the graying of the Boomer generation, these trends pose an urgent need for businesses to plan for the needs of their working family caregivers.

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Web Resources:

Why is Elder Care an Important Workplace Issue?
This information is provided by the Sloan Work and Family Research Network at Boston College, and covers statistics and reports on how elder care is affecting the workplace.

CBS News Video Reports on Employees and Elder Care
View this short CBS video on how companies lose billions of dollars a year when employees miss work to take care of their loved ones. Some employers are acting to ease the burden and boost their bottom line.