What is Care for Seniors or Geriatric care management?
Care for Seniors or Geriatric care management is the process of planning and coordinating care of the elderly and others with physical and/or mental impairments to meet their long term care needs, improve their quality of life, and maintain their independence for as long as possible.
Do you except new geriatric patients?
Our office specializes in care for seniors. We understand the challenges that come with advanced age and pride in successfully meeting the challenge.
What is your statistics on keeping your senior patients away from hospital admissions?
In my 17 ( seventeen) years of private practice in Jacksonville, we manage to keep our patients in great health and away from the hospitals. We joking with patients by saying
“ Hospital is not a place for sick people “. Our Clinic put in place a number of comprehensive preventive protocols that are specifically designed to keep patients in great health and at home at all coast.
What was the age of the oldest patients in your Clinic?
One of the oldest patients in our Clinic lived to be 112 years old and was our patient for a number of years. She never went to a nursing home and always lived with her family in clear mind and great health.
What is the average age of your senior patients?
The average age of our seniors is 75 years young. Almost all of them enjoy independent living in the comfort of their own home and independently come to the Clinic for appointments.
Does the Clinic accept Medicare assignments for patients payment?
Yes, we do accept Medicare assignments and do not ask for any balance payments from patients with Qualified Medicare Beneficiary Program.