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Dr. Jim Wright is the the medical director at Canterbury Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center as well as two other long-term healthcare facilities in the Richmond area. Canterbury in Henrico County that became ground zero for COVID-19 pandemic and made national headlines. Jim has been a longtime advocate for the necessity of quality senior care and leads a group that is working on developing a dementia care “village” that would house Alzheimer’s and dementia patients in a safe, community-style facility.
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