We all want to age in place, but what to do when aging in place is no longer the safest option? Do you know what actions to take to help your loved one?
Is health or memory declining? What if there is a medical event? Are you prepared Is all your documentation in order?? Loved ones needing more help .. Do you know what legal paperwork should be in order for you to protect your loved one? Do you know what is needed before placing someone in care facility? We offer evaluation of current situation, make comprehensive plan and strategic step to prepare for transition. Smart planning and assistance before a crisis arrives..., Protecting your loved one as they cared for and protected you. . not sure what to do... not knowing where to start? Get guidance and help or Advice from Mariam Zinn, has been helping families like your for over 20 years. Consultation with someone who specializes in eldercare.
Mariam & Granddaughter Lillian
Mariam can help with Communications with older adults and Adult children, understanding of family process, patient advocacy, communications coach, client relations, aging, coordinating professionals and community resources, senior housing .
First we can meet in person or can arrange a telephone conference, we will go over the current living situation, concerns and do an overall Evaluation of your loved ones specific needs pertaining to:
Medical: assess the current situation, make recommendations to help support loved one, make referrals to Physicians who participates with your current medical insurance Primary physician – Internal Medicine- Geriatric practitioners, geriatric psychologist and more Tips on ways to advocate for your loved one and ways to improve doctor office visits to be more productive. who to get information from physician, Assistance getting physician to write letters, POLST sigh orders for care . arrange for RN Assessment Medical and medication needs for your loved one
Legal: Look over what you have at this time, make recommendation of what else is needed or updated, explain how the Legal & Medical pieces of the puzzle work together, Give referrals to Eldercare Attorneys Power of attorney, Medical or Financial or DPOA?
Financial: Discuss current situation and make recommendations, referrals to Finical Planners, assist with applications to Va or Medicare or Medicare paperwork. Coaching on navigating social service’s Referrals to Estate planners, Reverse Mortgages, assist with claims for Longterm care insurance and much more.
Spiritual: Discuss current situation, explore what more is wanted; make recommendations i.e. visiting clergy, getting church groups involved for home bound loved ones etc..
Emotional Support: For both you and your loved one, Identify your loved ones needs; hearing the needs of adult children or spouses. Assist with making choices that are right for all the members in the family. Recommendation of support groups, counselors and psychologists
After our visit you will have explored many options pertaining to your personal needs no one size fits all approach. Mariam Will make Suggestions, Recommendation and referrals to assist you with your family’s needs.
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