The Benefits Of Elder Care Coordination

The senior healthcare continuum is a face-paced and ever changing service. The doctors, nurses and social workers work very hard to provide great service but don’t often have time to effectively explain care to elderly patients and their family. An Elder Care Coordinator is an advocate for seniors and their families that stands with them …

When Is It Time For Elder Care Coordination

Elder Care Coordination helps seniors and their family members navigate the senior healthcare continuum. An experienced Elder Care Coordinator can develop an elder centered plan that meets the specific needs of the elder while conserving the resources needed to pay for healthcare services. Without a plan, an elder my find themselves getting services from a …

Differences Between Short and Long-Term Care

Short Term and Long Term Care, What’s the Difference? Long-Term Care Long term care is the type of care most people associate with nursing homes. Although that is a type of long term care service, there are many other services that are also fall into that category. Services designed to provide care at home are …

Staying At Home: A Case Study

When evaluating long-term care options most people eliminate the possibility of home care because of the potential cost. With rates ranging for $17 to $25 an hour, it’s easy to understand why people would lean toward more traditional forms of long-term care like nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Adding to the perception that home …