Concierge Care Management

Certified Care Managers, specializing in Alzheimer's, Dementia, Behavioral Health and Rehab

Why C&V Senior Care Case Management Services?

Our team of Certified Care Managers are a trained Behavioral Health Nurse and a Doctor of Physical Therapy who are highly skilled in the delivery of senior geriatric care. Our specialty is Dementia/Alzheimer’s, Behavioral healthcare and Rehabilitation medicine. We work closely with our clients, their families and their interdisciplinary care team to create and implement the most effective and comprehensive plan of care available. C&V will advocate for your loved one. Our goal is to assist the family in navigating through challenging decisions for their loved one to receive the best possible care and develop a plan for the future. With extensive collaboration we coordinate and monitor our client’s progress to ensure that the client is adhering to their doctors’ recommendations, receiving nutritious meals,  taking prescriptions properly, attending medical appointments, and are receiving the support needed to maintain their health. An important part of our collaboration is to help reconcile an individual’s medications to minimize medication interaction and complications.

 

Services Provided: 

  • Comprehensive assessment to develop a patient-centered care plan.

  • Define client goals and strategies to achieve goals.

  • Assistance for families caring for their aging parents or loved ones to identify, problem solve, and plan for their needs.

  • Provide Home Safety evaluation, recommend home modifications to assist them to remain safely at current level of care.

  • Functional assessments including gait, balance and strength.

  • Serve as advocate at hospitals , nursing homes, rehab facilities for families whose loved ones are out of town.

  • PRI Screen

  • File appeals if necessary to optimize care.

  • Medication reconciliation

  • Accompany clients/family on visits.

  • Coordinate transitional care services from the facility, hospital or home including transportation.

  • Schedule appointments with health care providers based on the client’s care plan.

  • Refer patients to experts based on their financial, legal, and health care needs.

  • Educate clients and their families on relevant health education and health services topics.

  • Conduct routine check-ins to monitor client.

  • Identify community resources available to clients based on their specific needs.

You have planned your financial future, but do you have a plan in place if you or your loved one got sick tomorrow? Who will manage and advocate for your care? Do you the have answers to the questions below?

 

  • Do you have a plan for what services you would like if you become ill? If you couldn’t be cared for at home, do you know your options?

  • Do you know what services are covered by insurance? What you would have to pay for out of pocket? How much services cost?

  • Do you know the difference between Medicare and Medicaid? And Advantage Plans?

  • Who will advocate for you or your loved one when hospitalized or in a facility?

  • Have you noticed slight changes in a loved one that is worrying you and you’re not quite sure what to do? Do you know what resources are available for your loved one and you the caregiver?

  • Does your family know what resources are available? How much they would cost? How to access these resources and what options are available?

  • Do you understand the difference between home care and home health? Which services does Medicare cover and what criteria is necessary to utilize services? How much care can be covered?

  • What happens at the end of a hospitalization or rehabilitation when discharge is imminent? How do you refuse discharge if not appropriate? What must be done to appeal the hospital or rehab’s decision?

  • Do you have a health care proxy in place? Power of attorney? Or a living will?

  • What does insurance, either medical or long-term care, pay for?

 

Call Us at 716-863-0743 or 716-491-2098

We provide a free 20 minute consult so you can learn about how we can help you or your loved one.