Featured Speaker – Merle Griff, Founder, SarahCare
SarahCare© was founded by Dr. Merle Griff. Her desire to provide families with better care spurred her to create and develop SarahCare© Adult Day Health Centers. SarahCare is the only company, in the United States, that is franchising adult day health centers.
Located in 13 states, SarahCare is now also developing internationally in the Middle East with centers in Saudi Arabia and the UAE. A new division of the company, Care Connect offers Geriatric Care Management and Personal Assistant Services.
Dr. Griff has served on numerous national boards, committees, and task forces including being the past Chairperson of the Board of Directors for NADSA (National Adult Day Services Association), an invited task force member for the Assistant Secretary of Program and Evaluation in the Department of Aging, and has been a delegate to the last three White House Conferences on Aging.
Current appointments include being a member of the International Advisory Board for CARF (Commission on the Accreditation for Rehabilitation Facilities) and a Thought Leader for HEOPS, Inc., a leader in managed care services.