Inpatient Senior Care Services

Geriatrics Medicine Consult Service

  • Attending geriatricitian and clinical nurse specialist team
  • Supports the medical team in care of older patients hospitalized with acute illness by:
  1.     assessing the older patient and their caregivers' unique situation and preferences
  2.     preventing hospital related complications
  3.     maintaining minimal function and independence 

Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE)

    Stanford is a member of the nations NICHE program. NICHE provides the nursing principles, education, and tools to support healthcare system across the country in transforming and     achieving patient-centered care for older people.

Skilled Nursing Facilities

Webster House Health Center, Palo Alto

Medical Director, Peter Pompei, MD

Primary Physician, Health Center, Mary (Susie) James, MD


Sequoias Portola Valley Health Center

Medical Director, Marina Martin, MD, MPH


The Vi, Palo Alto

Medical Director, Yusra Hussain, MD


ManorCare Health Services, Sunnyvale

Medical Director, Yusra Hussain, MD