Ms. Foreman serves as the interface between legal, health and medical issues. Her service areas include advocacy for the elderly and individuals with special needs; development of plans of care with priority on “aging at home”; advice on home care, long-term care options, identification of communities/facilities for aging individuals and those with special needs; identifying level of care and home safety assessment; oversight of care on behalf of out-of-town families; liaison with healthcare providers; caregiver support and education; screening, arranging and monitoring in-home care services and community resources to maintain independence within the home setting; coordination of health, medical, and social support systems; and consultation and advocacy for health care insurance matters.

Background

  • Director, HealthReach Home & Hospice Care, Capital Health System (Pinnacle)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Nursing, Thomas Jefferson University
  • Nurse Practitioner, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
  • School Nurse Practitioner, Harrisburg, West Shore and Lower Dauphin School Districts
  • Director, Health Services, Harrisburg School District
  • Camp Nurse, Camp Airy, MD

Education

  • Master of Science degree in Nursing, University of Maryland
  • Certificate, Nurse Practitioner Program, Penn State Hershey
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, University of Maryland
  • Diploma, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing

Associations

  • Morgan Stanley Smith Barney Client Advisory Council
  • Pennsylvania Coalition of Nurse Practitioners

Personal

  • Past member, Board of Directors, Jewish Home of Greater Harrisburg
  • Past member, Board of Directors, HealthReach Home Care, Capital Health System (Pinnacle)
  • Past Secretary, Board of Directors Historic Harrisburg Association

Presentation/Publications

  • Panel member, Sandwich Generation by Harrisburg Jewish Federation, April 2011
  • Speaker, Homebuilder’s Show on Elder Care, March 2012
  • Mentor, Junior Achievement Symposium held at Central Penn Business School, March 2012
  • Speaker, Pennsylvania Bar Institute, Elder Care, May 2012
  • Panel member, Women Leading Women Conference in Hershey PA, Elder Care October 2012