Penn Nursing Helps Elders with LIFE

Since 1998, Penn Nursing has been providing a unique, all-inclusive system of healthcare enabling frail senior citizens who would otherwise be facing nursing home placement to live at home. The practice is called Living Independently for Elders (LIFE), and over the past 14 years, it has served more than 1,000 West and Southwest Philadelphia seniors. It is currently the only Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) run by a school of nursing.

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Video by Kurtis Sensenig, University Communications