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Rochester Senior Health Services and Resources Directory

The Rochester-area offers a wide array of health-related services and resources to seniors residing in the Greater-Rochester region. The RH Senior Health Services & Resources Directory was created in partnership with several local organizations including Lifespan and the Greater Rochester Area Partnership for the Elderly (G.R.A.P.E) to assist seniors and their families in navigating the available senior health-related services and resources in the Rochester-area.


senior health related calendar events

Rochester-area Senior Health-related Calendar Events

View local senior health-related events such as support group meetings, health screenings, educational seminars, fundraisers and more... view the senior health calendar


lifespan take it on for mom

Lifespan's "The Smart Consumer's Guide to Quality Nursing Home Care"

Take It On For Mom is an effort to tell people about culture change and how to choose a home that embraces person-centered care. Learn more about a different way to provide care in nursing homes and help us create the demand that will encourage traditional nursing homes to change. A downloadable "Smart Guide" for choosing a person-centered nursing home is now available!


RH Healthnote: Are You Hearing the Way You Want to Hear?

Larry Medwetsky, Ph.D. Rochester Hearing and Speech Center (RHSC) discusses hearing loss ... read the Healthnote.


Topic of Interest: Health Reform and Seniors

Information from the United States Department of Health & Human Services...

HealthCare.gov:
Seniors & the Affordable Care Act

HealthCare.gov:
Tour of the Website

Health Reform & Seniors
(04/08/2010 Web chat)

Health Reform & Seniors #2
(04/22/2010 Web chat)

The above videos can be located on the USGovHHS youtube channel: USGovHHS


Senior Services

Main Senior Health Page


Aging Guidance, Education and Advocacy

Assisted Living & Day Services

DME, Orthotics & Prosthetics

Health-related Insurance for Seniors

Senior Health-related Calendar Events

Local Falls Prevention Resources


Notice:

Robert McCann MD

The RH Senior Health section is overseen by Rochester Geriatrician and Internist Robert McCann, MD.

Lifespan Health Insurance Information Counseling & Assistance Program


Seniors (Adults 65 Years and Older) and the Flu...click the image...

Seniors (Adults 65 Years and Older) and the Flu


 
 

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