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UPMC East Presents Free Education Session: ‘Caregiver Connections’

WHAT: UPMC East presents a free education session on the local care resources available to individuals or family members. Local representatives will discuss care options including the following:
• Caregiver assistance
• Advanced directive information
• Skilled nursing facilities
• Rehabilitation facilities
• Home health care
• Durable medical equipment
WHY: Deciding on care plans for a loved one can be difficult. Learning about each service and what it offers will help you with your decisions.  
WHEN: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 27
WHERE: UPMC East, Conference Center, Ground Level, 2775 Mosside Blvd., Monroeville, Pa., 15146
Note to Media: To cover this event, pre-arrangements must be made by contacting Stephanie Stanley at 412-586-9762 or

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