On-Site Health Care Could Help Seniors Stay at Home

Route Fifty: The “two super fantastic ladies”—as one resident calls them—at the Weinberg Villages senior housing complex are operating quasi-undercover. Sure, they serve up smiles, friendly chit-chat and treats for four-legged visitors. But while they’re smiling and talking to the residents here, they’ve really got an ulterior motive.

“I’m secretly picking them apart,” said Latonya Gwynn, the on-site nurse. Gwynn said she does a medical assessment mentally every time a resident comes into her office.

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