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Salina Patel, RN, BSN

Director of Nursing and Compliance Manager
George Mark Children’s House (LTC peds)

Sessions

Reimagining Long-Term Care

Presented by Joanne Lynn, MD, Salina Patel, RN, BSN, Robyn Stone, DrPH at 3:20 PM on Thursday, October 29th.

Nursing homes have had many iterations, from the “asylum” version supported by religious and civic groups in the 1800’s to the $100 billion industry caring for 25% of the population 85 and older. This institutional model has been a safety net to those most vulnerable, but it is rife with inadequacies made apparent most recently…