May is National Geriatric Care Managers’ Month
There is no getting around it-we are all aging and living longer. Responding to this aging boom are a confusing array of service providers. Professional care managers have the experience to support families during times of uncertainty and help them make decisions that ensure quality care, often reducing worry, stress and time off work. Read our May Bulletin: Professional Care Managers Fill a Need for help in putting the pieces of your life back together again.
Phyllis Brostoff, Stowell Associates Co-Founder and CEO describes the role of a geriatric care manager in this video segment, Geriatric Care Decisions.
To learn more about the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers visit their website at www.caremanager.org.
For more information on professional geriatric care management, see Harvard Health Publications article “Working with a geriatric care manager” (HEALTHbeat, January 2014).