Geriatric Care Managers

A Geriatric Care Manager helps families by making informed elder care decisions easier. 

What a Geriatric Care Manager Can Do for You:

  1. Conduct care-planning assessments to identify problems and to provide solutions.
  2. Evaluate an individual's safety and ability to live independently.
  3. Review medications for possible side effects or contraindications.
  4. Educate client and client's family on managing medical care.
  5. Screen, arrange and monitor in-home help or other services (home care nursing, medical care services), including assistance in hiring a qualified caregiver for home care.
  6. Provide short- or long-term elder care assistance for those engaged in local or long distance care-giving.
  7. Secure necessary medical equipment and supplies.
  8. Review financial, legal, or medical issues. 
  9. Provide referrals to geriatric specialist.
  10. Provide crisis intervention.
  11. Act as a liaison to families at a distance, overseeing care, and quickly alerting families to problems – especially important when families are engaged in long distance care-giving for a loved one.
  12. Assist with moving an older person to or from a retirement complex, assisted care home, or nursing home.
  13. Provide consumer education and advocacy.
  14. Offer elder care counseling and support.
  15. Assist with finance management.
  16. Assist with care-giving services.

Benefit of Using a Geriatric Care Manager:

  1. Personalized and compassionate service – focusing on the individual's wants and needs.
  2. Continuity of care management – communication is coordinated between family members, doctors and other professionals, and service providers.
  3. Cost containment – inappropriate placements, duplication of services, and unnecessary hospitalization are avoided.
  4. Quality Control – care management services follow CSOA's Standards of Practice and Pledge of Ethics.

The Initial Consult

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Concierge Services/Nurses of Augusta
Available to Work Nationwide
www.conciergeservicesofaugusta.com
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(706) 829-2032

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