Wright Memorial Hospital’s Senior Life Solutions recognized as finalist for Program of the Year award

WMH Program of the Year finalist

Wright Memorial Hospital announces that the hospital’s Senior Life Solutions program has been recognized as a finalist for the National Program of the Year award.

To date, there are 90 Senior Life Solutions programs across 26 states nationally. Top-performing programs are recognized annually based on their excellence in demonstrating the program’s values of care, compliance, and community. This year, only 10 programs were named a finalist. All finalists demonstrated outstanding patient care, excellent comprehension and execution of compliance regulations, and strong community engagement.

“It is truly an honor to be recognized as a national finalist for Program of the Year,” said Robin Dennert, RN, Program Director, Senior Life Solutions. “My team and I work diligently to keep compliance on the forefront while providing competent, quality care for those in our community. The greatest honor is seeing the positive outcomes of patients as we support them through life-altering changes, and seeing them strengthened and empowered to navigate through these challenges.”

Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient group therapy program designed to meet the unique needs of senior adults struggling with symptoms of depression and anxiety that can sometimes be age-related. The program staff includes a board-certified psychiatrist, licensed social workers, a registered nurse, and other professionals dedicated to the emotional well-being of seniors in the community.

Senior Life Solution’s staff at Wright Memorial Hospital includes Robin Dennert, RN, Program Director, Greg Link, LCSW Program Therapist, Lynn Coffman, Office and Patient Coordinator, and Dr. Junaid Syed, Medical Director, and board-certified Psychiatrist.

Anyone can refer an individual to the program including family members, physicians, self-referrals, or other health professionals. For more information on the program, call 660-357-4730 or visit saintlukeskc.org/senior.