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Sarah Milanowski, LLMSW Intake and Outreach Coordinator LifeCircles-PACE, a Porter Hills PACE Partnership What is PACE? PACE is an acronym which stands for “Program of All-Inclusive care for the Elderly. They are long term care programs for older adults with complex health or memory needs read more.
Angela Lindeman, RN BSN Case Manager Porter Hills Home Care Click here to view the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. As a former Emergency Room nurse, I took care of patients whose lives were forever changed by heart disease. I have witnessed the residual effects of a stroke i read more.
Andrea Wilson, R.N. Residential Living Clinical Manager Porter Hills Village Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Depression can occur at any age. Many people think of depression and suicide as a teen and young adult problem. However, older adults make up the read more.
Mariah Busch Wellness Coordinator Winter safety is crucial, especially in an area like Grand Rapids where we can get the lake effect snow and ice. Although we were fortunate enough to have a late winter start, the snow and dangerous weather conditions are here. Winter safety is important for all read more.
JoAnn Abraham Vice President of Marketing & Foundation Alliances, Porter Hills Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. During the holiday season we are often told that it is better to give than receive. Many studies attest to the benefits of giving – not read more.
Jan Amato, Porter Hills Community Outreach Specialist Click here to watch the WZZ13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. What is observation? Did you know that even if you stay in a hospital overnight, you might still be considered outpatient? Observation services are hospital outpatient servic read more.
Sara Lowe Executive Director Emmanuel Hospice Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness Segment on this topic. Each November we make the transition from Back to School and Halloween to Thanksgiving and Holiday preparation. Did you know that November is National Hospice and Palliative read more.
Maegan Garlock Porter Hills Wellness Director Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. This week, we honor the men and women who selflessly served our country in the military. Service to our country is essential to the protection of our rights and freedoms e read more.
Elizabeth Zeldes, CPA Senior Advisory Services PLLC Click here to watch the WZZM13 Senior Wellness segment on this topic. Fraud is a serious threat to the well being of older adults. According to The True Link Report on Elder Financial Abuse 2015, seniors lose about $30 billion a year read more.