Dr. Chernof is president and CEO of The SCAN Foundation. In that role, he advances a goal for the country that many Americans recognize as their own personal hope for their older years: that they can hold onto their independence and dignity, and that good-quality health care and other supports will be available to them in a way that respects their individual needs.
It would truly change how the system works, says this Influencer in Aging
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