GERIATRIC CARE MANAGEMENT RESOURCES
Nassau County Office for the Aging
The aging office offers case management services to assist frail elderly who want to remain in their own homes. Case managers provide the following services:
Eligibility for these services is determined by case managers funded by the Office for the Aging. An assessment process includes a financial assessment to determine the senior’s possible share of the cost of services.
For more information about assessments, including a list of Nassau County facilities that offer comprehensive assessments, click the link, Medical, Nursing, Home Care & Long-term Care, then What is an Assessment?
Suffolk County Office for the Aging
Provided under the Expanded In-Home Services for the Elderly Program (EISEP) and the Title III-E Family Caregiver Support Services Program, case management consists of several components:
Service plans are developed with seniors and their support systems to achieve defined goals.
Northwell Health—Circle of Care Program
The Circle of Care program offers geriatric care managers who conduct comprehensive evaluations and create plans to meet the specific needs of seniors or their loved ones, including in-home services as well as a variety of community resources. Payment is not covered by most insurance plans, but the program offers affordable self-payment rates.
Care managers can perform a variety of tasks, such as:
U. S. Department of Veterans Affairs
For veterans or their spouses, through the Caregiver Support Program, local Caregiver Support Coordinators can match families with programs and services for caregivers, including: