NEW YORK, Sept. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Metropolitan Jewish Geriatric Center (MJGC) is proud to welcome Alla Lerner to her new position as Director, Social Work. Ms. Lerner brings valuable experience as well as a familiarity with Metropolitan Jewish Health System to her role. She had been a unit social worker at Shorefront Jewish Geriatric Center since 2001.
In her new position, she will be responsible for overseeing the Social Work Department at MJGC. Ms. Lerner's dedication and experience in providing for the mental and emotional well-being of our residents will be a great benefit to MJGC. She earned her master's degree in Social Work from New York University's Shirley M. Ehrenkranz School of Social Work.
Esther Spiegel, Executive Vice President, Inpatient Operations, said, "Ms. Lerner will bring valuable skills to her new position as Director of Social Work. Her experiences as a social worker at Shorefront have given her unique insight into the issues facing our residents and their families."
MJGC is a participating agency of Metropolitan Jewish Health System. Metropolitan is a recognized leader in the field of integrated health care. Metropolitan's participating agencies and programs have a century of health care experience and serve over 40,000 individuals and their families in the Greater Metropolitan New York area. The services of Metropolitan include Managed Care, Home Care, Hospice, Palliative Care, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Independent Living, Adult Day Health Care and Research.
For more information, call (718) 921-7601 or visit http://www.mjhs.org.
|SOURCE Metropolitan Jewish Geriatric Center|
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