Unfortunately, stereotyping based on age is not unusual in healthcare. This is a problem because it’s essential that we treat patients, caregivers and colleagues of different generations with respect. But do you know how to most effectively treat persons of different generations with respect? If you are a Gen-Xer, Baby Boomer or Traditionalist, check out this short video on how to better understand your Millennial patients, caregivers and colleagues in the healthcare workplace:
Jennifer L. FitzPatrick – MSW, LCSW-C, CSP
The founder of Jenerations Health Education, Inc., Jennifer FitzPatrick has over 20 years’ experience in healthcare and gerontology. The author of Cruising Through Caregiving: Reducing The Stress of Caring For Your Loved One, she is also a gerontology instructor at Johns Hopkins University and an Education Consultant to the Alzheimer’s Association. She helps you reduce stress and increase productivity, morale and revenue. Jennifer and Cruising Through Caregiving have been featured in Forbes, U.S. News & World Report, The Huffington Post, Reader’s Digest, Univision and The Chicago Tribune. She has also appeared on ABC and Sirius XM.