Elder Care Health and Wellness
The American Association of Retired Persons is a nonprofit membership organization that provides resources and information addressing such topics as health, finance, volunteering, travel, leisure, politics, research, and education, while offering member services, newsletters, and nation-wide discounts for persons 50 or older.
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203-688-2000 or toll free 888-700-6543
A free and confidential service provided by Yale-New Haven Hospital that refers patients to primary care physicians and specialists in the area.
New Website Launched for Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) Website - The Hospital Elder Life Program (HELP) at Yale School of Medicine, has launched a new website http://elderlife.med.yale.edu/public/public-main.php to address the needs of older patients about to be admitted to the hospital. Aimed at clinicians and families of these patients, the new site is designed to provide information about hospital care and avoiding complications of hospitalization, including functional decline and delirium. Delirium is a sudden disturbance in thinking or attention that occurs frequently in hospitalized older persons but often goes unrecognized.