Working in the Rewarding Field of Senior Living by Lecom Health in Erie PA

Working in the Rewarding Field of Senior Living

Billions of people wake up and go to work every day, but how many truly love what they do and leave every day feeling fulfilled? Unfortunately, not many. When you work in senior living, fulfillment is inevitable. Working in senior living means positively impacting others every day. Whether you are providing residents with companionship, medical…

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All About Alzheimer’s

All About Alzheimer’s

More than 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s disease. If someone you love has or has had Alzheimer’s, then you know how much of a toll this disease can take not only on the person who has it but on their care partner and others around them as well. So, what exactly is Alzheimer’s…

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The Facts About Flu Shots

The flu might be the last thing you want to think about during the summer. However, with summer winding down and flu season approaching, it may be time to start thinking about protection. An estimated 70-85% of seasonal flu-related deaths occur in people ages sixty-five and older (Centers for Disease Control, 2023). LECOM Health is…

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Alzheimer's Kaleidoscope | LECOM Institute

Alzheimer’s Kaleidoscope -A Commentary Melanie R. Titzel, Ph.D.

I have a kaleidoscopic view of Alzheimer’s disease with many colors and views changes. My colorful experience reflects various roles I’ve held, including care partner, researcher, senior living administrator, Educator, and volunteer. I have directly and personally witnessed many changes in the delivery of Alzheimer’s services and education over the last thirty years. I have…

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