San Francisco Public Library

Elder Abuse Prevention

7:00 - 8:00


Merced General Floor Area

155 Winston Drive

Retired nurse Arlene Jech, who writes on healthcare topics, discusses elder abuse prevention among community-dwelling seniors as well as in nursing homes.  Before her retirement, she worked for the California Department of Public Health Licensing and Certification.  As a nursing home inspector and supervisor, she inspected nursing homes for abuse as well as for compliance with state and federal regulations.