Help navigate the overwhelming healthcare system.
Find safe appropriate quality rated facilities.
Know not all CCRCs have appropriate 'memory' care when dementia declines.
What adult children should not sign if you are admitted to a nursing home.
Questions & tips Long Term Care sales reps won't reveal including monthly discounts.
Know that advertised popular websites for senior care referral services are not free. The one time $2500 fee you are charged from the nursing home or CCRC (continuing care retirement community) goes back to that vendor.
Attend doctor appts with you.
Bedside visits in hospital in acute situations.
Insurance enrollment/know out of network.
Decipher incorrect medical bills; 80-95% are incorrect.
Why P.A.R.E. doctors will be out-of-network; Pathology, Anesthesia, Radiology, E.R., & soon neonatology.
Help solo agers plan for future.
Have the "difficult" conversation with family re: planning, wishes.
Reestablish V.A. benefits, share new free benefits; from iPads to free dependent tuition at FSU. Many veterans are eligible for Aides & Attendants $2050/month & spousal benefits.
Get health documents in place or clean up after a loss.
Coordinate support services.
Know $$ costs before procedures with 'estimators', check if facility compliant with new 2021 Federal Medical Price Transparency Law; only 14% compliance nationally.
Placement for recovery or end of life; death doulas.
Educate/empower you with your illness.
Find your prescriptions for much less, if you don't have insurance, or if you do & they won't pay, including cancer medication, or you want to private pay due to high deductible.
Refer you to a specialized Pharmacist that Deprescribes in conjunction with your doctor.
Know NC Health policies.
Culturally sensitive & aware of Christian, Catholic, Judaism, and Islamic practices.
- I offer a FREE Initial Consultation
- I offer TeleAdvocacy Service
- I am insured
- My geographical area of practice is Raleigh/RTP North Carolina