Influx of seniors challenge emergency room system

The number of older people in emergency rooms is expected to increase significantly over the next 30 years, doubling in the case of those older than 65 and potentially tripling among those over 85. Our healthcare system is in critically short supply of primary care physicians and geriatric specialists to treat seniors. As a result, [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:28-07:00August 24th, 2017|Information, Other Side of 50|0 Comments

Ventura County groups need senior volunteers

QUESTION: I recently retired and would like to spend some of my free time volunteering. I am interested in doing something that would benefit my community. Could you give me any leads? ANSWER: I commend you for thinking of volunteering your time. Many activities and events we enjoy are possible only because of volunteers. There [...]

By |2018-09-18T00:45:28-07:00August 7th, 2017|Information|0 Comments
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