Dr. Heather Altman joins this edition of Friday Facts to share more than 20 years’ experience in the non-profit, healthcare and aging services sectors. In addition to discussing her own journey with chronic illness and working as a teen with seniors at a care facility, she discusses the power of community-based initiatives addressing service delivery, workforce development and policy and planning related to aging services and supports, with particular emphasis on improving care transitions and supporting aging-in-place and caregiver resources.
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Friday Facts is a short (8:30 – 9:00AM), weekly, news style “show” designed to provide healthcare providers, professionals, and the public with the latest updates on a variety of topics and features different guest speakers each week. Get more information and view more interviews here.