July 11, 2022

HYBRID: In-Person PLUS Virtual Lunch & Learn Series

Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence

Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Orthostatic Hypotension!
Presenter: Dr. May Awkal, AM Medical PC

Orthostatic Hypotension can be concerning as it can appear as a stroke as well as contribute to falls, especially in the elderly. This common condition will be presented in an educational way by our very own on-site physician, Dr. May Awkal, to better understand the proper diagnosing as well as discussing treatment options. An open discussion will follow for those who have questions. We will welcome on-site participation as well as a virtual component for those who are unable to join us on the campus.

Virtual Event: Orthostatic Hypotension!
Dates: Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Timing: 12:00 PM Welcome/Networking. 12:15 – 1:15 PM Presentation, Q&A, Raffle & Tour
RSVP: Mary-Anne Schelb @ 413-935-1791 or mschelb@JGSLifecare.org
Zoom: RSVP and a confirmation plus Zoom invite will be emailed to you prior to the meeting




About Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence

Ruth’s House Assisted Living Residence is a beautiful, homelike residence for seniors who value their independence, but may need assistance with activities of day-to-day living. Each resident has access to various levels of care that may include help with bathing, dressing, medication and nutrition management. Private and companion suites are available. Fees are all-inclusive, determined by the suite style selected and the level of care needed. Respite stays are also available. Ruth’s House also features The Garden Level, a separate, secure neighborhood specifically designed and staffed to meet the needs of residents with early to mid-stage memory impairments. On-site primary care physician services are available. For more information, call Ruth’s House at 413-567-6212 or visit JGSLifecare.org.

About JGS Lifecare

JGS Lifecare is a leading health care system serving seniors and their families. JGS Lifecare has a 23-acre campus of care located in Longmeadow, MA. Their family of services include nursing home care (The Leavitt Family Jewish Home), rehabilitation services (Sosin Center for Rehabilitation), orthopedic specialty rehabilitation (Northeast Rehab Associates), assisted living (Ruth’s House assisted Living Residence), adult day health care (Wernick Adult Day Health Care), home health, hospice and palliative care (Spectrum Home Health and Hospice Care) and independent living (Genesis Lifecare). For more information, call JGS LIfecare at 413-567-6211 or visit JGSLifecare.org.