ADVISORY - ERIE COUNTY - THURSDAY - Secretary Osborne to Tour Erie LIFE Center With Senator Wiley & Give Remarks on Medicare's 50th Anniversary

Jul 21, 2015, 11:30 ET from Pennsylvania Department of Aging

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 21, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In recognition of Medicare's 50th anniversary (July 30), Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne will tour The Village at Luther Square, where the federal Living Independently for Elders (LIFE) program provides coordinated medical and social services to older adults who choose to remain in the community rather than a nursing facility. Afterwards, Secretary Osborne will give remarks alongside Senator Sean D. Wiley (D-Erie) and LIFE center officials.

WHAT: Secretary Osborne and Erie officials to tour an elder care center and hold a press conference discussing innovative care collaborations and the 50th anniversary of Medicare.
WHEN: July 23 at 1 p.m.
WHERE: LIFE-Northwestern Pennsylvania, located at The Village at Luther Square, 149 West 22nd St. in Erie

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SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of Aging