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Patients in Venice Rediscover Good Health with Dr. Bette Boysen

Family practice physician Dr. Bette Boysen has a passion for medicine and compassion for her patients. “I enjoy patient care,” says Dr. Boysen, who has been a volunteer at the Friendship Centers’ Pat Buster Medical Clinic in Venice for almost 10 years. “It makes me...

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Friendship Centers Announces Two New Board of Governors Members

(Sarasota, FL) – June 12, 2017 – Friendship Centers’ Board of Governors announces two new members to join regional community leaders from five counties to govern Senior Friendship Centers and Senior Friendship Centers Foundation. “Friendship Centers is fortunate to...

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Guest Blog: Do All Medicare Plans Cover Dental and Vision?

A common question I get from clients is whether or not their Medicare plan covers dental and/or vision. The answer all depends upon which plan they choose. Many Medicare Advantage (Part C) plans do include coverage for dental and/or vision. However, there can be big...

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Guest Blog: Medicare Terminology You Should Know

Most people don’t spend a lot of time memorizing healthcare terminology. You probably have more exciting things to think about. But having a little extra healthcare knowledge can go a long way. Read the following useful Medicare terms below to stay informed about your...

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Celebrating Our Volunteers and Their Selfless Service

At the Friendship Centers, hundreds of dedicated volunteers make it possible for us to improve the life and health of seniors every day. During National Volunteer Appreciation Month, every April, we celebrate their contributions to our mission. These three volunteers...

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