Geriatric care management provides assistance for you and your loved one in finding resources and making decisions for those that need care. A geriatric care manager may be a social worker, nurse, gerontologist, counselor, or other professional.  

A Mountain Home Care Manager provides:

  • Professional, compassionate service that allows older adults to stay at home longer and more safely
  • Thorough assessments and custom tailored care plans
  • Round-the-clock crisis management
  • Links to valuable resources in the community
  • Long range planning including living wills and healthcare power of attorney
  • Assistance with choosing and transitioning to nursing facilities
  • Advocating for patient’s rights
  • Counseling and support

 

Who needs Geriatric Care Management?

  • Spouses who need help taking care of their loved one
  • Out-of-town family members who cannot provide daily attention or who worry about an elder’s well-being
  • Caregivers who feel overwhelmed with myriad tasks like shopping, financial decisions, and medication management

 

Benefits of Care Management

  • The reassurance to know your loved one is in capable, safe hands
  • Reduction of unnecessary costs—streamlined medications and re-focused medical attention saves money
  • An objective, caring 3rd party can sometimes find solutions that family members have been unable to reach

  

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