Sharing Our Expertise

Sharing Our Expertise

Five Tips for Living Well

 1. Find doctors with a passion and expertise in caring for older adults. 

2014 Hirsh Staff

The medical staff at Charles E. Smith Life Communities cares for residents throughout the campus and also accepts appointments from patients from the community at Hirsh Health Center.  Located on the Terrace Level at Ring House, Hirsh Health Center offers an opportunity for the community to find care focused on the older patient, and it accepts Medicare assignment and most insurance plans. 

2. Surround yourself with people who truly want to be helpful. 

 “No matter how many times you ask them for something, there’s always a smile,” says Shaine 2014.Shane Spolter, Rehab  Spolter, center, praising the student volunteers who helped her during her successful stay at the Hebrew Home’s Post-Acute Care Center. Volunteer opportunities – for students and adults alike– are year-round! >>

3. Make your home one that adds convenience, not chores, to life.

The newest model apartment at Ring House has an exceptionally spacious living-dining area. Kelly B. Jenkins, Capitol Décor and Events, designed the model apartments at Ring with such flair that one new resident bought the entire package of furniture and moved right in. How easy is that! In the apartment featured below, there is an especially spacious living-dining area and built-ins in the closets. Call 301.816.5012 to arrange a personal tour.

2014.Ring Model  
4. Take advantage of wellness programs. 

Free fitness center membership, "tune up" clinics for mobility devices, educational programs to help reduce falls and make healthy lifestyle choices, and personal trainers are all available to eniors living on our campus. Ruth and Jerry Frieden, StoryBuilder

5. Never stop learning.

SudokuA full schedule of programs, speakers, and bus excursions can fill your days with pleasurable activities, friendly companionship, and challenges to keep you sharp. 


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