LIVE from the 2022 Roswell Rotary Golf and Tennis Tournament: Lori Allen, Wellstar Foundation (North Fulton Business Radio, Episode 528)
Lori Allen, Regional Development Officer for the Wellstar Foundation and a Roswell Rotary member, joined host John Ray to cover the philanthropic work of the Foundation. Lori discussed the Foundation’s mission, her connection to Roswell Rotary, the “Roswell Teens Talk” podcast being produced and made available to the public, thanks to a grant from Roswell Rotary, other areas the Foundation addresses such as workforce development, and much more.
This show was originally broadcast live from the 2022 Roswell Rotary Golf and Tennis Tournament at Brookfield Country Club in Roswell, Georgia, on September 12th, 2022.
Lori Allen, Regional Development Officer, Wellstar Foundation
Since 1985, the community has invested millions of dollars through the Foundation to make sure every Georgia resident has access to quality care. As a not-for-profit health system, our passion for people extends beyond our walls and into the communities we serve. Our vision is to ignite the passion of donors and partners to accelerate healthcare innovation and wellness to create a healthier future for all.
Philanthropic contributions are transforming healthcare and improving access for all across four areas of focus:
Health Equity- They work to ensure all Georgians have access to high-quality healthcare and preventative services.
Behavioral Health – Team members provide whole-person care that integrates behavioral health with other health services.
Innovation – They work to promote best practices and equip our patients and every care site with state-of-the-art technology.
Workforce Development – They equip, support, and train their team members so they may provide superior, highly skilled care while cultivating the new generation of healthcare leaders.
Questions and Topics in the Interview:
- About Wellstar Foundation
- Lori’s role as Development Officer
- The grant from Roswell Rotary to Wellstar Foundation
- Mental Health Podcast Series “Roswell Teen Talk”
- Workforce Development
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