Geriatric Care Managers
Certified Care Management Services are provided by Registered Nurses and Licensed Care Managers addressing the needs of aging adults living in the community. At Cathleen Naughton Associates we are experienced at listening, evaluating and advising on care for adults and seniors. We are the link between clients, families, and all health care providers involved. Collaborating with our client's physician, nursing, physical and occupational therapy, social workers, nursing assistants, and companions to ensure the delivery of high quality care.
A licensed care manager will develop an individualized care plan by:
• Assessing needs
• Identifying goals
• Making recommendations for:
- service options - home safety - community resources - long term planning
Services provided by Registered Nurses and Licensed Care Managers
MD communication: We will accompany clients to appointments as needed and will implement any recommended changes, new medications, follow up tests and appointments. We will coordinate the pick-up and pre-filling of medications.
Medication management: Registered Nurse reconciles medications with attending MD and pre-fills medicine trays for a weekly or bi-weekly period. Initial review for possible drug interactions and side effects is made and communicated with MD.
Assistance with long term care insurance: Care managers can review policies related to home care services, confirming waiting periods and required documentation.
Crisis management: We will assist in emergency situations; with respite coverage or in the case of hospitalization have appropriate staff go to the hospital at family's request.
Household management: Coordination with Concierge/Handyman division for household repairs and modifications, transportation, errands, cleaning, meals, and services that will keep our clients in a safe and comfortable environment.
Get started today! Meet with a Care Manager for all of your medical, health, and household needs.
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