This includes physicians, pharmacists, nurses, therapists and many others.

It can be overwhelming for both the senior and their family. It is often difficult to remember which health care professional is responsible for which area, what you can do to help and who is the best person to answer a certain question.

The health care system provides elderly health care but it's important to take an active role in your aging parents care.

It's important you know what each professional is focused on and how they can best serve your loved one.