The Aging and Disability Business Institute is holding a webinar on January 23 on The Flourish Care Model: Utilizing the Geriatric Workforce Enhancement Program (GWEP) to Implement A Shared-Care Approach to Health Care for Older Adults.
To promote effective care coordination and quality care for older adults in rural areas, the Flourish Care model developed partnerships between primary care practices, local area agencies on aging and community coalitions as part of a federal grant to promote quality care for older adults.
The presentation will share lessons learned and report on preliminary results on care improvement for older adults with two or more chronic conditions. The webinar presenters are:
- Barbara Gordon, Director of Social Services, Kentuckiana Regional Planning and Development Agency
- Anna Faul, Ph.D., M.S.S.W., Executive Director, Institute of Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging, & Professor, Associate Dean Academic Affairs, Kent School of Social Work Hartford Faculty Scholar at the university of Lousiville
- Joseph G. D’Ambrosio, JD, Ph.D., LMFT, Director of Community Engagement, Institute of Sustainable Health & Optimal Aging & Assistant Professor, School of Medicine at the University of Louisville