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April 1, 2017
Introducing a New Option for Your Care: Parker At Your Door

Delivering Health and Wellness to Your Door
Parker At Your Door is a medical house calls program for adults. We provide quality and convenient primary medical care to our patients in the comfort of their homes. ... read more

April 1, 2017
Willing Hearts, Helpful Hands: The Alzheimer's Caregiver Support Initiative

Parker's Nerken Center for Research and Grants has been awarded a multi-year grant to support family caregivers of individuals with Alzheimer's Disease and dementia throughout Long Island. Parker is receiving this funding as a part of a large statewide program designed to relieve family caregiver stress. ... read more

April 1, 2017
Parker kicks off Parker Care Choices

Parker's Comprehensive Community Hospice selected to participate in the Medicare Care Choices Model
The model provides Medicare beneficiaries who qualify for coverage under the Medicare Hospice Benefit and dually eligible beneficiaries who qualify for the Medicaid Hospice Benefit the option to elect to receive supportive care services typically provided by hospice and continue to receive curative services at the same time. ... read more

December 9, 2009
Parker kicks off First Annual Platinum Professionals Awards!

Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation successfully hosted the 1st annual networking and awards event honoring Parker's Platinum Professionals. The event took place on Monday, December 7, 2009 at Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation from 5pm to 8pm. ... read more

July 1, 2014
Parker's Director of Community Dementia Care Named NYSADSA President

Martha Wolf, Director of Community Dementia Care for Parker Jewish Institute has been named President of the New York State Adult Day Services Association ... read more

March 1, 2014
Celebrating Social Work Month

Parker Jewish Institute is proud to recognize the social work profession during National Social Work Month, and to celebrate its own highly trained and unfailingly compassionate team. ... read more

February 27, 2014
Assistant Administrator Named "Rising Star"

Assistant Administrator Stacey Altman was named one of the region's "Rising Stars," a borough-wide program that honors and connects young professionals. ... read more

January 15, 2014
Parker League Marks Tu B'Shevat

Members of the Parker League, along with student volunteers, marked Tu B'Shevat by preparing and delivering baskets of fresh and dried fruit to Parker's residents and patients. ... read more

January 3, 2014
Bigger Than the Storm

Residents and patients remained safe and comfortable throughout the blizzard of January 2nd and 3rd. ... read more

October 16, 2013
Parker League Holds Fall Luncheon

Volunteers of the Parker League, the renowned volunteer auxiliary of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation, celebrated another year of successful programs and fundraising at their autumn luncheon. ... read more

October 14, 2013
Parker Sponsors Columbus Day Tournament

Parker was a proud sponsor of the Merillon Athletic Association Little League annual Columbus Day Tournament. ... read more

September 19, 2013
Moon Festival Celebrated at Chinese Adult Day Health Care Program

The participants of Parker's Chinese Adult Day Health Care Center enjoyed entertainment, dancing, and singing of moon poems, and ate traditional moon cakes, during its two-day celebration in 2013. ... read more

September 9, 2013
Parker Celebrates Grandparents Day 2013

Parker's residents, patients and their families enjoyed a spectacular Grandparents Day celebration on Sunday, September 8th. ... read more

August 12, 2013
Alzheimer Center Holds Annual Summer Barbeque

Participants and their families joined caregivers and staff at the Alzheimer Center's annual summer evening barbeque, where they enjoyed good food and live music - and the opportunity to relax and enjoy each other's company. ... read more

August 7, 2013
Past Chairman of the Board Named LeadingAge New York Trustee of the Year

Distinction recognizing Jerry Landsberg's tireless efforts and philanthropy. ... read more

August 1, 2013
MoMA @ Parker

Museum of Modern Art Brings Museum to Residents
Parker's residents got to skip the lines and the crowds at MoMA, when the museum came to them on Thursday. ... read more

July 23, 2013
Parker Holds 21st Annual Golf Classic

On Monday, July 22, Parker's 21st Annual Golf Classic honored Richard Bauer, President and CEO of PointRF Solutions, at the Glen Oaks Club in Old Westbury, NY. ... read more

June 25, 2013
Parker Announces 2013 Kurshan Scholar

Parker is pleased to announce the 2013 recipient of its Raymond P. Kurshan Memorial Scholarship is Sarah Lewis. ... read more

June 20, 2013
Sixth Annual Senior Olympics at Parker

Residents and Patients Participate in Summer Games
From the parade of Olympiads and the lighting of the Olympic torch, to the games, including bowling, basketball and putting green golf, to the Olympic banner crafted by residents, Parker's Olympians performed with great pride. ... read more

May 23, 2013
Home Sweet Home

Chinese Adult Day Health Care Program Celebrates 11th Year!
They sang "Home Sweet Home" and, in fact, for the past 11 years, Parker's Chinese Adult Day Health Care Program has been the daytime home for frail elderly Chinese adults from Queens and Long Island. ... read more

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