Pioneering Program Assists Seniors Transition from Hospital to Home - San Francisco Village

Sutter Health featured our collaboration with the California Pacific Medical Center’s Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) Unit on their website. The article speaks about our Wellness Program, also known internally as the Hospital Readmission Prevention Program, a partnership of two years and counting. Dr. June Fisher, a retired physician who was referred to our program in October 2020 recently said that “Facing the challenges of illness last year, I have a deeper understanding of the needs of older adults who lose their mobility and may feel disconnected from their loved ones and community.” She was connected with our volunteers and has enjoyed live music companionship (done safely while using Covid-19 guidelines) and friendly calls since her discharge from the hospital.

Read the full article here.