Are you or your family members looking to transition to an Independent Living Community, Assisted Living, Memory Care for Dementia, or a smaller Board & Care? Perhaps your loved one needs help staying at home independently, and you’re looking for a reputable Caregiving Agency? We offer a Complimentary Senior Housing Placement Service that will help make your transition much easier. We'll answer all your questions, help you find the best fit for your housing & care needs, and offer you resources on how to pay for these services. We tour each facility, community, and agency that we refer, after checking their state licenses, and verifying that they are in good standing. Once you have chosen your housing and care preference, we will accompany you on tours and connect you with the right person to help you complete the paperwork and transition. You don't have to navigate this complex road alone. We will be here to help you and your family receive the care you need, and save you from all the time and hassle in the process!
Our Geriatric Social Worker will conduct a Comprehensive Needs Assessment, create a Personalized Care Plan, and provide Ongoing Care Management if requested. Ongoing Care Management includes the following:
· Visiting our clients;
· Overseeing their care at the facility or at home;
· Making doctor appointments;
· Providing transportation;
· Medication reminders;
· Documenting our clients’ care and status when we visit. We will then provide you a status report based on our visits;
· And, if they are placed in housing, acting as an advocate for our clients, and ensuring they receive the best possible care.
There will be regular communication with our clients’ caregivers, medication technicians, dietitians, and facility administrators. To help prevent isolation and depression for our clients, we bring our laptop to facilitate regular Skype conversations with their family. If our clients are living in their home and need care-giving services, we will provide these services to ensure your loved one does not go without care. We will treat your family like our own, being an advocate for their needs.
Hoskins Geriatric Care Management (HGCM) offers Geriatric Care Consultation to those working with seniors within their own profession, or families needing the below services. We offer ongoing or as needed service to answer your questions, help with projects, prepare presentations, and provide the tools to educate your staff on the growing needs of aging adults. Whether you are a large facility, Board & Care, or a Family Caregiver, we can help with the following:
· Home Safety Checks
· Caregiver Training
· Virtual Dementia Tours
· Dementia Design Tips
· Tabling/Marketing Events
· Non-Medical Therapies
· Facilitating Support Groups