WORKGROUP & OTHER CFE HIGHLIGHTS
New Leadership Council Member
We are pleased to announce that Salil Deshpande, MD, UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Texas has joined the Leadership Council. Dr. Deshpande will bring a wealth of expertise to the Council. We are most fortunate to have Dr. Deshpande join the Council.
Consumer Advisory Council (CAC)
The next Consumer Advisory Council Meeting will be held on Wednesday, April 30, 2014 from 11:30am-1:00pm at the United Way of Greater Houston. Do you know of an older adult who would be interested in becoming a member of the Consumer Advisory Council? If so please contact Elizabeth DeLozier at 713-685-2816 for more information.
Care for Elders is excited to report that the Healthy IDEAS webpage is currently being updated on many areas of the webpage. Once the overall webpage updates are finalized, we will share this with you.
DIRECT CARE WORKFORCE
17th Annual Direct Care Workers Conference
In partnership with Harris County Area Agency on Aging, Care for Elders sponsored the17th Annual Direct Care Workers Conference on Tuesday, April 8th. The website will be updated soon with a conference summary, pictures, and highlight video!
If you would like to be added to the email distribution list for Direct Care Worker Initiative announcements, or if your organization is interested in collaborating with Care for Elders on future Direct Care Worker Initiatives, please contact Josh Reynolds at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 713-685-2437.
COMMUNITY EVENTS/ NEWS
To learn about events happening in the community, please click here to visit the Care for Elders events calendar.