This edition: Long Term Care
Original tape date: August 24, 2011.
First aired: October 11, 2011.
Mike Gilliam talks with Larry Minnix of Leading Age and Lynn Friss Feinberg of AARP’s Public Policy Institute about Long Term Health Care in America now and what to expect in the the future .how families and the nation will deal with its aging population....the innovations in long term care and how we will pay for it….the episode includes profiles of Rebekah Rehab and Extended Care Center in the Bronx and Francis E. Parker Memorial Home in New Jersey.
Ms. Lynn Friss Feinberg THE DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF THE NATIONAL CENTER ON CAREGIVING AND SENIOR POLICY ADVISOR, AARP’s Public Policy Institute
Ms. Maria Fontez Daughter of patient, Rebekah Rehab and Extended Care Center
Mr. Kenneth Gelb CEO, Rebekah Rehab and Extended Care Center
Michael Gilliam Host, Talking Health
Mr. Joseph LaPeter Patient, Rebekah Rehab and Extended Care Center
Ms. Natalie Macaro Program Director Adult Day care, Francis E. Parker Memorial Home
Larry Minnix President and CEO, Leading Age
Mr. Roberto Muñiz President and CEO, Francis E. Parker Memorial Home