For Immediate Release – February 3, 2022
Olga Yorish, CSA
New Resource Available- Senior Advisors for Palm Beach County Area in Home Care
The need for educated professionals able to cater to the unique health, social and financial needs of seniors grows as the Baby Boomers reach retirement age, and improvements in healthcare allow people to live longer. Certified Senior Advisors have received a unique education and training that complements their professional skills to better serve the growing senior demographic.
Palm Beach County area seniors now have a new resource to assist them in the aging process.
Olga Yorish, CSA, with MAZALTOV Home Care, recently completed a comprehensive course through the Society of Certified Senior Advisors® (SCSA) and has earned the certification of Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)®. The CSA designation means that seniors and their families now have a resource they can rely on to meet their home care needs.
There is explosive growth in the senior population. People are living longer, which means there is a need for skilled professionals able to serve the senior population is also growing. This demographic shift requires an educated response to how professionals work with seniors and a greater ability to address the challenges and opportunities seniors face.
As a Certified Senior Advisor, Olga Yorish has received the education and training to better serve senior clients. Olga Yorish is required to participate in continuing education to ensure she is well educated on the changes and updates that affect the home care industry.
The Society of Certified Senior Advisors (SCSA) certifies professionals who work with seniors.
The Certified Senior Advisor (CSA)® credential applies to professionals who are able to demonstrate their competence and knowledge of working with older adults in their professional practices. By creating a network of qualified professionals, SCSA strives to create a strong and safe environment for seniors and those working with them.
The CSA certification and education programs are developed through a rigorous practice analysis/research study involving hundreds of professionals who work with older adults from the academic community, industry practitioners, regulators, business, and non-governmental organizations. Dually accredited by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI) and the National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA), the CSA credential applies to professionals in all areas of the aging industry. SCSA is committed to maintaining the high standards of ANSI and NCAA accreditation by continually improving its certification and education programs.
In order to maintain the CSA certification, individuals are required to demonstrate a commitment to high standards, continuing education, professional ethics, and trust. This sets the CSA credential holder apart from other practitioners working with older adults.