Good Samaritan Hospital Launches Companion Program for Geriatric Patients
“Our first junior volunteer, 16-year-old Lacey, has really embraced the program,” said Nurse Manager on 3 South Unit Yorlet Torres, RN. “The patients are very happy to share stories with the junior volunteers and they are truly appreciative of the initiative.”
For more information on Good Samaritan’s Geriatric Fracture Program, please call (631) 376-4444 or visit www.good-samaritan-hospital.org.
Photo: Elaine Uvino, 72-year-old Islandia resident, playing cards with junior volunteer Lacey Troy.
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