FORT MYERS, Fla. (October 2, 2012) -The Academy of Lifelong Learning at Shell Point Retirement Community welcomes Jim Nathan, the Lee Memorial Health System President, to offer a presentation regarding Healthcare Implications and Challenges for Southwest Florida. This event is open to the public and will take place on October 29 at 7:00pm in the Village Church Auditorium on The Island at Shell Point. For questions related to this free event, please call (239) 489-8472.

“This topic is highly politicized, fragmented, expensive and at times elusive. We are honored to have Mr. Nathan visit Shell Point to speak about healthcare and how it impacts the residents of Shell Point and Southwest Florida,” said Teri Kollath, Manager of The Academy.

Jim Nathan, President/CEO of Lee Memorial Health System, will share his perspective on the complexities of healthcare and how they impact Southwest Florida. He will also share current national political activities and their healthcare implications. Jim Nathan served as Lee Memorial Health System President from 1982 through 1997 and again as President/CEO since 2000. This is a free event, and you may call (239) 489-8472 for more details.

Shell Point Retirement Community is a not-for-profit continuing care retirement community located in Fort Myers just off Summerlin Road and McGregor Boulevard, two miles before the Sanibel causeway. Shell Point has received national accreditation from CARF-CCAC, and is a nationally recognized leader in the retirement industry. The community offers retirement living in a resort-style environment with an 18-hole championship golf course, deep water boating access, and recreational and fitness facilities. To learn more about Shell Point, visit us at www.shellpoint.org or call 1-800-780-1131

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