Interview with Dr. Marsha Fretwell By Eva Sage Gordon Sisyphus: Thanks for joining us Dr. Fretwell. I’ll begin with the most basic question: What is PACE? Dr. Fretwell: It stands for Program for All-inclusive Care of the Elderly. The PACE programs began 30 years ago. They offer an alternative model to nursing home placement for […]
Marsha Fretwell is a physician who studies and teaches the biology of aging. She’s Medical Director of the Elderhaus Program for All-inclusive Care of the Elderly—PACE—in Wilmington, North Carolina.