ALC Management

In addition to overseeing the needs of day-to-day home care, our Aging Life Care Managers can assist in the following areas:

Housing

Help families evaluate and select the appropriate level of housing or residential option, from aging in place to assisted living facilities.

ALC Management - Housing

Home Care Services

Determine the types of services that are right for a client and assist the family to engage and monitor those services.

ALC Management - Home Care Services


Medical Management

Attend doctor appointments with client; facilitate communication between doctor, client, and family; and, if appropriate, monitor the client’s adherence to medical orders and instructions.

ALC Management - Medical Management

Communication

Keep family members and professionals informed as to the well-being and changing needs of the client.

ALC Management - Lonf Distance Communication


Social Activities

Facilitate opportunities for and encourage the client to engage in social, recreational, or cultural activities that enrich the quality of life.

ALC Management - Social Activities

Legal

Refer client to or consult with an elder law attorney; provide expert opinion for courts in determining level of care.

Care Management - Legal Planning


Financial

Ensure clients have their financial affairs in order, and consult with CPA, fiduciary, financial advisor, and/or Power of Attorney as needed.

Entitlements

Provide information on federal and state entitlements; connect families to local programs.


Safety and Security

Monitor the client at home; recommend technologies to add to security or safety; observe changes and potential risks of exploitation or elder abuse.

Long-Distance Care

Coordinate the care of a loved one for families that live at a distance. Long-distance care may involve

  • Identifying and engaging local, cost-effective resources as needed
  • Preparing a customized care plan after a comprehensive assessment
  • Modifying the plan, in consultation with client and family, as circumstances change
  • Crisis management

“We never imagined how far ranging and essential the work you provided would be. ” – Anonymous
We have felt that our Care Manager has a clear overview, is insightful and has everybody’s best interests at the top of the list. – J.C.