Local not-for-profit healthcare provider Midland Care has partnered with Lyon County Department on Aging and Disability Services and Newman Hospital to host an Ask the Doctor Open Forum. The open forum will be held April 12, 2018, at the Bowyer Community Building, 2700 W US Highway 50, Emporia, KS 66801 beginning at 6 p.m.
The Ask the Doctor Open Forum will feature Dr.Alana Longwell, Medical Director for Newman Hospital and Dr. Greg Nelson, Medical Director for Midland Care Connection. The discussion will contain details on how the Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly is changing the face of medicine in Lyon and Osage County. Talking points of the event will include:
• How available programs can increase the quality of life
• Understanding how available programs work
• Tools to keep people 55-years and older in their own homes longer
• How people 55-years and older can benefit from a team of medical professionals
The event is a free opportunity for members of the community to connect with health care providers, ask questions and learn more about services that could benefit attendees.