Geriatric care managers identify, coordinate and manage personal and health care services to meet the full social, emotional, physical, and healthcare needs of your loved one.
Advance care planning is a process of reflection and communication, a time for you to reflect on your values and wishes, obtain information to make informed decisions and to let others know your future health and personal care preferences in the event that you become incapable of consenting to or refusing treatment or other care. “My Health Care Wishes” is our approach to the Advance Care Planning.
Our nurses meet with you to assess your individual needs and preferences. Based on your needs we develop a care plan that is your roadmap to managing care. Your plan provides strategies and resources to manage your loved one’s health, emotional, financial, and legal needs. You can implement the plan yourself our use our care managers to implement the plan
Eldercare Specialists’ geriatric care managers and nurses manage your health issues and act as your health advocate so you stay out of the hospital and have the best medical care when an issue arises. We provide you with the peace of mind that you have a professional who knows your health status acting as your advocate with health providers and facilities.
Our dementia experts provide dementia education, counseling and care management services to families. Our experts collaborate with the families, facilities and professionals to mange the difficult issues of accepting care, challenging behaviors, taking away the car or moving to the right facility.
Family members may need consulting or coaching services to help them adjust to the role of managing their parent’s care. . We provide emotional support, answer questions, and give you the resources and solutions to help you manage your loved one’s care.
We help you develop and implement a plan to “age at home”. Our geriatric care care managers assess your home environment and provide you with solutions and resources to remain at home.
Our placement specialist assesses your needs to find the right living environment and partner with you to manage the move. We work with you to develop and implement the moving plan and coordinate the services you will need. We work with you, the facility, physician and long-term care insurance to ensure the move is safe and goes as planned.
Our pharmacist and nurse assess medications and symptoms and provide recommendations regarding your current medication regimen and non- pharmacologic strategies are provided to manage symptoms, minimize behavioral issues associated with dementia and optimize health.
Eldercare Specialists professional training programs are focused on teaching healthcare professionals how to improve quality of care and will reduce the day-to-day issues that they face managing dementia or complex medical conditions. Eldercare Specialists is approved to provide continuing education credits to RN’s, LVN’s, CNA’s and HHA’s.