Women, Wisdom & Wellness Planning Series: First Session

 

The Conversation Every Family Should Have: Long Term Care from a Health Care Perspective

Our first seminar in the Women, Wisdom & Wellness series will begin with a discussion on the physical, personal, and financial aspects of long term care and elder care by one of the leading experts in the field. A complimentary luncheon will be provided, and time will be allotted for questions and answers.

When: 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Where: Asante Ashland Community Hospital Conference Room, 280 Maple Street, Ashland, Oregon

Presented by: Eileen Dunn, Gerontologist and Geriatric Care Manager, Associates of Clifton Park

Advance registration is required, as seating is limited. Please RSVP by calling (541) 201-4019 or email Stephanie Roland.

About the Presenter: New Picture

Eileen Dunn is a medical social worker with a bachelor’s degree in Social Work and a Master’s Degree in Health Services Administration.  Eileen is employed full time by Associates of Clifton Park, the relationship firm providing LTC support for Raymond James.

Working as a Hospital Discharge Planner assisting patients with nursing home placement and post-hospital care for several years, she witnessed first hand the financial devastation and emotional trauma of families who had not adequately prepared for their long-term healthcare needs. She also worked for the New York State Department of Health as Special Assistant to the Director of the Office of Medicaid Management and is very knowledgeable on Medicaid eligibility, National Partnership Programs and other government programs your clients need to learn about.

In addition to working with Associates of Clifton Park, she maintains a private practice as a geriatric care manager assisting families struggling to care for aging loved ones.  She is a certified through the National Academy of Certified Care Managers and is a member of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers.

This hand-on experience with families struggling with eldercare issues provides a unique and very real perspective for your clients. In addition to the individual market, this expertise has been essential in designing Long Term Care plans for many businesses across the country.  Her involvement with the decision makers and human resource departments makes her a very valuable resource in the corporate market.