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UMaine Health Connection Chats

August 19 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until August 26, 2020

Wednesdays from 11am – 12 Noon

For call-in information or Zoom connection link, please contact Kelley Morris at kelley.morris@maine.edu or 207.262.7925

If you have suggestions for future topics and speakers, contact Len Kaye at len.kaye@maine.edu or 207-262-7922

LIVE, practical information and tips for staying healthy for Maine’s 60+ citizens and
other high risk COVID-19 individuals. Chats are held by Zoom (internet) or by
telephone. No cost to attend. THOSE JOINING BY PHONE CAN

SCHEDULED SPEAKERS (August 5 – August 26)
August 5th – The Importance of Sleep in Maintaining Health: Presented by
Angelica Boeve, M.A., Doctoral Candidate in Clinical Psychology,
Department of Psychology, University of Maine

August 12th – Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Home Health
Care: Presented by Sandy Nesin, Esq. Vice President, Accountable Care
Operations & Population Health Strategy, St. Joseph Healthcare and Amy
Shawley, Operations Manager, St. Joseph Homecare and Hospice, St. Joseph

August 19th – Dealing with Vision Loss: Presented by Laura Vittorioso, M.Ed.,
CVRT, CLVT, Vision Rehabilitation Therapist, York County, The Iris Network,
and Samantha Green, M.A., CVRT, Certified Vision Rehabilitation Therapist,
Northern Team Lead, The Iris Network

August 26th – Using In-patient and Out-patient Services During a
Pandemic: Presented by Jessica Taylor, R.N., BSN, CCCTM, Director,
Outpatient Care Management Dept. and Interim Director, Inpatient Care
Management Dept. and UR, St. Joseph Healthcare


Each session will include a resource expert from the Eastern Area Agency on Aging
and a facilitator from the UMaine Center on Aging. Sessions will be recorded and
be made available at: https://mainecenteronaging.umaine.edu/stayhealthy



August 19
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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