The financial impact of providing care to loved ones in the United States extends far beyond the actual costs of the health care. Michael Walsh, co-founder and CEO of Cariloop.com just couldn’t sit and let that fact “work itself out”. He knew something had to be done. Today, his company is bridging the gap between a dynamic, complicated health care system and families working hard to ensure their loved ones get the best care…without getting overwhelmed!
This episode of Success Charger explores what happens when being born into a family of entrepreneurs meets a challenging issue facing an increasing number people in America today. You guessed it…a company is born!
17% of workforce employees today are also considered caregivers for loved ones
Caregivers provide care for an average of 21 hours per week
$304,000 average lifetime lost wages are experienced by caregivers
Employer cost per employee/caregiver is approximately $2110 per employee per year
Cariloop provides health care coaches to work with families to navigate the pressures associated with the challenges of work-life balance amid a dynamic, complex healthcare environment.
Michael Walsh exemplifies what it truly means to “connect” families with solutions that make an impact on their lives in a positive way. In it, he has created a business that does not feel like “work”, yet is making a difference in the lives of many!
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