Category Archives: Healthy Aging

Posts about the JFS Healthy Aging Program

JFS Elder Care- Discharge Planning for Elder Loved Ones

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Join Our Team of Patient Navigators – Next Training: June 26, 2018

Volunteer in your free time and help frail elders get the medical care and information they need to manage their heath, improve their quality of life and live independently in the community. Click to learn more! Continue reading

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Attend a Lunch and Learn June 5 in Framingham

Please join Purvi Patel, Doctor of Pharmacy from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, and learn information about the prevalence of heart disease. What are the risks factors, and what lifestyle and diet modifications can help the heart stay strong? We will also review blood pressure goals, good and bad cho-lesterol goals, learn about poly pharmacy, and getting the best out of your health care system. “With a healthy heart, the beat goes on.” Continue reading

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Part Time Job: Fee for Service Geriatric Care Manager

Provide in-home assessments of clients’ medical, psychosocial, physical and emotional needs.  Develop, implement and monitor care plans. Advocate for clients across care settings.  Click to learn more. Continue reading

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Lunch and Learn, April 10, 2018 in Natick

Join Denise Thomas, Certified Dementia Practitioner and Program Coordinator at the Alzheimer’s Association, Massachusetts/New Hampshire Chapter as she discusses how lifestyle choices impact the aging process. Space is limited – sign up today! Continue reading

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JFS Celebrates Grant from Sanofi Genzyme for Patient Navigator Program

JFS celebrates award at Sanofi Genzyme’s artistic HQ in Cambridge Continue reading

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Passover Volunteer Opportunity for Families with Children

Sign up by March 16th to participate – visit a Jewish elder and celebrate Passover on Sunday March 25th! Continue reading

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