HEALTHCARE FOR LOW-INCOME SENIORS

Special Interest Group

  • Date:
  • Time: 6:00pm - 7:00pm
  • Track: Networking
  • Location: Oceanic 3
  • CME/CE: 0.0

The mission of the Healthcare for Low-Income Seniors Special Interest Group is to improve the quality and outcome of healthcare and to maximize independence among low-income seniors by: bringing together geriatrics professionals dedicated to the care of the poor; disseminating practical solutions and innovative geriatrics team care models; and advocating for public policy change to better address the needs of this population.  The Healthcare for Low-Income Seniors SIG is open to all AGS meeting participants.

Roundtable Discussion of AGS Symposium: “Connecting Our Patients with Home and Community Based Services”

Featured Panelists: Ugochi Ohuabunwa, MD, Chief, Geriatrics Service Line, Grady Hospital, and Professor of Medicine, Emory University; Dawn Butler, MSW, JD, Director, GRACE Training & Resource Center, and Co-Director, IU GWEP, Indiana University; Charles Pu, MD, FACP, CMD, Senior Medical Director, MassHealth, and Commonwealth Medicine, UMass Medical School