Letters / Opinion

Sandbox – PACE’ n the final years

By Special Contributor

by Kerianne Lawson, LCSW, MSG Chief Programs Officer Beach Cities Health District PACE stands for the Program for All-inclusive Care for the Elderly. PACE is a program for Medi-Cal and Medicare eligible older adults who are at risk for moving into a nursing home or who are trying to return to living in the community after a nursing home stay. All-inclusive means that all the medical services such as primary care, dental care, nutrition, medication management, physical therapy and occupational…