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February 9, 2016
Janett Mohabir receives The President's Award for Excellence for February 2016 at Parker


Janett Mohabir, Switchboard Operator, received the February 2016 President's Award for Excellence at Parker Jewish Institute. ... read more


February 8, 2016
Parker to provide Comprehensive Services to Caregivers


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


February 2, 2016
Introducing a New Option for Your Care: Parker At Your Door

Delivering Health and Wellness to Your Door
Parker At Your Door is a free physician home visit program delivering primary care to older adults within the comfort of their home. Those eligible for the program are Medicaid enrolled adults in Queens County, who are 65 years of age or older. ... read more


January 13, 2016
Liliana Pandrea receives The President's Award for Excellence for January 2016 at Parker


Liliana Pandrea, Wound Care Manager, received the January 2016 President's Award for Excellence at Parker Jewish Institute. ... read more


January 1, 2016
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, 2015
James Silverman receives The President's Award for Excellence for December 2015 at Parker


James Silverman received the December 2015 President's Award for Excellence at Parker Jewish Institute. ... 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

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