Cassandra Rodriguez Earns Gerontological Specialist Certification

10/08/21

CHI Memorial Medical Group is pleased to announce Cassandra Rodriguez, MSN, NP-C, GS-C, has been certified as a gerontological specialist by the Gerontology Nursing Certification Commission.  Rodriguez works at the CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging’s Alexian Village clinic. This certification distinguishes advanced practice providers who possess expert knowledge, experience, and skill in managing the complex health needs of older adults.  

“I am proud to welcome Cassie to the elite group of practitioners boarded in geriatric medicine who have chosen to dedicate their careers to the care of older adults," shared Alycia Cleinman, MD, with CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging.

CHI Memorial Center for Health Aging specializes in geriatric medicine providing quality health care that helps older adults remain healthy and active. Medical care and medication management can become more complex as people age. In addition to providing primary healthcare for those age 55 and older, CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging focuses on managing and treating complex age-related conditions including memory loss, fall and balance issues, and dementia-related behavioral problems. 

Alycia Cleinman, MD, board-certified in geriatric and internal medicine, and Rodriguez welcome new patients at CHI Memorial Center for Healthy Aging’s three locations.  The Missionary Ridge Medical Tower clinic is located at 725 Glenwood Drive, Suite E-786, Chattanooga, TN 37404 and is open Monday - Friday, 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.  The Boynton Terrace Apartments clinic is located at 957 Boynton Drive, Chattanooga, TN 37402 and is open  Monday - Thursday, 8 a.m. – 12 p.m.  The Signal Mountain clinic is located at Alexian Village, 437 Alexian Way, Signal Mountain, TN 37377 and is open Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 423.682.8150