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Distinguished Speaker Series presents UCSD Health Senior Emergency Care Unit

December 10, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

$.0831 – $858.459
UCSD Senior Emergency Care Unit

Medical Director of UC San Diego Health’s Gary and Mary West Senior Emergency Care Unit, Dr. Vaishal Tolia will tell us about the new 8,500 square-foot, 11 bed emergency care unit for seniors – one of only eight similar units in the country. The Unit opened its doors on January 2019 and features interior design elements to address safety (e.g., non-slip floors, side chairs with high backs and sturdy arms); lighting (e.g., increased light levels) and lighting that is adjusted according to circadian rhythm), tunable LED lights and use of daylight; acoustics (e.g., sound-absorbing walls, full height walls to reduce noise levels to other patients) and more.
Tue, Dec 10, Reception 5-6pm, Lecture & Q&A 6-7pm.
Free, open to the public. Registration required.
Reception sponsored by Wesley Palms and The Springs at Pacific Regent


December 10, 2019
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$.0831 – $858.459
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La Jolla Community Center
6811 La Jolla Blvd
La Jolla, CA 92037 United States
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