Services may include: care coordination among client and providers or facilities, attending appointments, asserting client rights, providing client resources about diagnoses and treatment options, record-keeping and communication with family when desired.
Review of medical billing for accuracy, redundancies, negotiation and possible reductions; plus assistance with insurance claims processing and approvals.
Could include transitions in/out of hospital, assisted living, skilled nursing, nursing home, adult family home or other placement; including home with or without care.
While we are not a legal or a financial expert, we can direct you to professionals in the industry who can start creating the necessary legal paperwork that should be in place including a Medical POA (Health Care Directive), Financial POA (power of attorney), Will, Trust and other financial/estate planning options. MSCP can help you understand the basics of these documents and explain why you need them and when.
We’ll also cover how to pay for care including private funding, Long Term Care Insurance, VA Aid and Attendance Programs, Medicare and Medicaid/Elderly Waiver programs.
If your goal is to keep your loved one out of a nursing home, we will do our best to outline all options for your aging parents so you understand the costs, alternative housing options and what to consider when making this important decision. Keeping aging parents at home is usually the most sought after option.