Cape Cod Healthcare
November 16, 2017
3:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Orleans Senior Center (see it on map)
150 Rock Harbor Road
Be sure to attend this important informative forum on the status of medical treatment and care for all Cape Codders. Learn about the scope and breadth of services and care that are available on the Cape and why the old perception of “going to Boston” for treatment is unwarranted.
Our presenters will be:
Michael K. Lauf, President and CEO, Cape Cod Healthcare. CCHC is a regional health system with more than 450 physicians and 5,300 employees. The system is comprised of two-acute care hospitals, four outpatient centers, the largest home health services agency on the Cape (VNA), a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility, an assisted living facility and numerous health programs.
Mr. Lauf will talk about:
- Update on CCHC
- Overview of clinical programs
- Overview and update on facilities
- The future of healthcare
Dr. Donald A Guadagnoli, Senior Vice President, Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Guadognoli came to Cape Cod Healthcare in 2012. In 2016, he was appointed by the University of Massachusetts Medical School as Associate Dean for Medical Education at Cape Cod Healthcare. He was also appointed Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the medical school.
Dr. Guadagnoli will talk about the Quality of Life Initiative.
Dr. Elissa Thompson, MD, board certified cardiologist with Cape Cod Healthcare Cardiovascular Center, is medical director of cardiac rehabilitation at Cape Cod Hospital and the new Cape Cod Healthcare Heart Failure Clinic. Dr. Thompson will discuss:
- Cardiac rehabilitation
- CCHC Heart Failure Clinic
Be sure to attend this instructive forum and hear the latest on healthcare on Cape Cod. Ask questions of the experts and learn about this vitally important subject for all of us on Cape Cod.