Care Managers come from different backgrounds within health and human services professions including nursing, social work, rehabilitation, counseling, worker’s compensation, and mental and behavioral health. The goal of the manager is to meet the family’s and the individual’s comprehensive health and life needs.
Aging Care Managers provide assistance and services in the main aspects of aging and life care management, as listed below. However, there are many other services they provide to ensure good quality of life for their clients, from coordinating home repairs and needed maintenance, to recommending local events and resources that are socially and emotionally beneficial for the clients.
1. Assessment & Evaluation
2. Insurance & Entitlements
3. Medical Oversight & Medication Management
4. Caregiver Management & Supervision
5. Disabilities & Special Conditions
6. Financials Oversight / Bill pay
7. Legal / Proxy
8. Housing & Placement
9. Advocacy / In-Home Counseling 10. Crisis Intervention