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Medical Respite Care: Filling a Void in Homeless Health Care Services

Presented by the National Health Care for the Homeless Council
February 16, 2011 | 3-4 p.m. ET

This webinar includes health reform opportunities, data supporting medical respite care, the role of health centers, collaborating with hospitals, common program startup challenges and solutions, and resources for starting a program.

Presenters:

  • Sabrina Edgington, MSSW; Program and Policy Specialist, National Health Care for the Homeless Council
  • Leslie Enzian, MD; Medical Director, HCH Medical Respite Program, Harborview Medical Center
  • Sarah Ciambrone, MS; Director, Barbara McInnis House, Boston Health Care for the Homeless Program

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