Bent Philipson is the founder of Philosophy Care, a network of skilled nursing facilities throughout New York and New Jersey dedicated to providing each of its residents with individualized care.
Under Bent Philipson’s leadership, Philosophy Care’s facilities offer a number of services including Alzheimer’s care, physical therapy, speech therapy, wound care, amputation therapy, tracheostomy care, occupational therapy, bariatric care, IV therapy, cardiac rehabilitation, palliative care and stroke recovery.
Bent Philipson is recognized as a leading expert on nursing care, advancements in rehabilitation technology, and changes in the healthcare landscape. His focus on technology, staff education, and innovative health programs has made him a pioneer in the eldercare industry.
Philipson previously served as the COO for one of the largest nursing home networks in New York, where he helped care for thousands of residents across 25+ facilities. In his role, Philipson oversaw one of the fastest growing networks in the country with particular focus on specialized care, short and long term rehabilitation, and unique medical and nursing programs.
Bent Philipson supports a number of Jewish healthcare and educational organizations including Colel Chabad, Hillel, and the volunteer emergency medical service, Hatzalah. Philipson also serves as Chairman for Mir Yeshiva, the largest yeshiva in the world.