More Than Health Care - A Workforce Over 50

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Janet Waters is one of 10 “encore fellows” across the US challenged with testing, trying, and learning about what it takes to engage folks who are over 50 years of age in volunteer and paid positions in the social sector. Not only do those served by these individuals benefit from their wisdom and compassion, but the 50+-somethings also enjoy the benefit of purpose.

The value of purpose in our lives has direct connections with health and wellness. Learn about Ascentria Care Alliance’s journey in this area and the difference being made in people’s lives as a result.


About the Podcast

The More than Health Care podcast is designed to help organizations overcome barriers to partnerships resulting from cultural differences, financial pressures, and rules and regulations. 

In addition to showcasing inspiring examples of integration from across the country, featured experts will expose the myths, misconceptions, and shortcomings of efforts to address the social determinants of health through cross-sector collaboration. 

Cohosts Jill Huynh, vice president of new business development at Beech Acres, and Tim Johnstone, chief operating officer at Ascentria, work at the intersection of health and human services. They bring the expertise and practical experience needed to uncover key takeaways for improving health care and human services integration.


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This podcast is presented by the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities, Ascentria Care Alliance,
and Beech Acres Parenting Center.
Listen to the full series!