Long-term care is vitally important in our region: More than eight million older adults are not able to independently carry out at least one basic activity of daily living, such as bathing and feeding themselves, or getting out of bed. So how can we provide them with personalized, quality service? Last Tuesday, April 21, Mayte Sancho, psychologist, gerontologist, and expert in … [Read more...] about Person-Centered Care Model
Natalia Aranco has been a consultant at the IDB’s Social Protection and Health Division for two years. Before that, she worked at the multinational consultancy firm Willis Towers Watson, where she co-led the local agenda on aging and healthcare. She has also collaborated with the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group of The World Bank in health-related projects. She holds a PhD in Economics from the University of New South Wales in Australia, and a Master’s Degree in Economics from the University of Montevideo in Uruguay.