In the June 11, 2013 episode of Boomer Generation Radio, Rabbi Address discusses Kendal Corporation‘s Quaker-based network of senior living facilities with Beryl Goldman and Cheryl Wade of Kendal Corporation.
Biographies of Guests
BERYL D. GOLDMAN, Ph.D, RN, NHA, Director for Kendal Outreach, LLC, plays a critical role in facilitating restraint free policies and care practices. Currently, she oversees the Pennsylvania Restraint Reduction Initiative, which received a grant for its 17th year in July of 2012; and the implementation portion of The Pennsylvania Department of Health’s Best Practices Project, a five-year project which ended in 2006; and also led the implementation for a one-year project, Models to improve Care, sponsored by the Ohio Department of Health. Currently, Beryl serves as Project Director for the federal Health Resources and Services Administration Nursing Education, Practice and Retention Grant in partnership with Widener University. This three-year grant is designed to improve the quality of care provided in nursing homes in the Delaware Valley by offering leadership training to nursing leaders working in long-term care. In addition, Beryl serves as the Outreach Leader for the national Hospital Bed Safety Workgroup, which includes representatives of academia, the health care industry, and government working together for safety.
Cheryl Wade is director of philanthropy for the Kendal Corporation.
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