You At Your Best

December 2017 • Senior Celebrations

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20 | YOU AT YOUR BEST | NWADG.COM/YOUATYOURBEST DECEMBER - SENIOR CELEBRATIONS | SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25, 2017 Dedicated to Healthy Aging The key to healthy aging is a healthy lifestyle, so Washington Regional offers programs at the Pat Walker Center for Seniors, which is located on the hospital campus, that allow older adults to optimize their wellness and overall function. In fact, Washington Regional is one of the few hospital systems in the nation to dedicate an entire facility to senior care. What began in 2005 with the development of a clinic to serve patients age 65 and over has evolved into a center encompassing healthcare, exercise, community outreach and more. The Pat Walker Center for Seniors provides geriatricians, geriatric nurse practitioners, case managers, social workers, neuropsychologists, a neurologist and nurses, all with specialized training in the care of older adults. Our team approach provides comprehensive primary care, geriatric assessment, memory assessment, functional assessment, and movement disorder diagnosis and treatment. From comprehensive primary care to transitional care after a hospitalization, the entire team at the Pat Walker Center for Seniors is dedicated to meeting the needs of older adults. Clinics and Services: + Senior Health Clinic + Comprehensive Primary Care + Memory Clinic + Movement Disorders Clinic + Center for Exercise + Mobility Program + Support Groups, including groups for Dementia Caregivers and Parkinson's Disease + Senior Health Education Center offering monthly seminars and programs + Group medical visits for self- management of chronic diseases

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