Press Release

Stanford Hospital & Clinics Achieves NICHE 'Senior Friendly' Status for Its Efforts to Improve Care for Older Adult Patients


Members of the Aging Adult team (L-R): Yusra Hussain, MD; Candace Mindigo, RN; Rita Ghatak, PhD, Director, Aging Adult Services, Geriatric Health; Amina Huda, NP, PhD; and Pauline Marchon, RN.

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