A geriatric care manager is a professional, such as a social worker, counsellor, nurse, or gerontologist who specializes in assisting older people and their families to attain the highest quality of life given the circumstances. For a fee, they provide short-term or ongoing assistance for long distance caregivers or others requiring assistance. This is a private service and it is not covered by OHIP.<
May include: assessment; care planning; screening; arrangement and monitoring of in-home help and related services; financial and legal services; conservation of funds; information and referral; education and advocacy; individual and family counselling; crisis intervention; placement and relocation.
Elder persons, persons with dementia, Alzheimer care at home, palliative, cancer or rehab care.
Metropolitan Toronto / Ontario
Geriatric Care Management
$160 per hour. Please call for price quote for specific service. Tax deductible.
Service can be provided in LTC, hospitals or home.
Member of the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers. College of Nurses.
Assessment, care plan formulation and execution, medication management, placement, education, counselling, advocacy, crisis intervention, information and referral.
Selection of staff, monitoring and monthly report.
Health care navigation and consultation. Financial management, home management and property management.
Physiotherapy, health care equipment, foot care and massage therapy.