Is Elder Medical Care Right For You?
Gilchrist’s Elder Medical Care program can provide specialized care coordination and management for older individuals living with progressive, advanced illnesses.
You may benefit from Elder Medical Care’s specialized care coordination if you have:
- A chronic or serious illness
- Difficulty leaving home
- An increased need for help with activities of daily living
- Multiple ER visits or hospital stays in the last few years
- Difficult to manage symptoms
Where Is Elder Medical Care Provided?
Gilchrist’s Elder Medical Care program can provide specialized care coordination and management for seniors living with progressive, advanced illnesses.
If you have difficulty leaving home, we bring primary care and social work support to you. We also help connect you with community resources to meet your needs.
We provide a comprehensive health assessment, usually conducted over one to three visits in the office, and develop a plan of care tailored to your needs.
Residential Community Care
Our physicians and nurse practitioners can provide medical care to complement the services you already receive at your independent or assisted living, long-term care or skilled nursing facility.
Gilchrist Palliative Care (Advanced Care Management) services are offered at several hospital and healthcare systems. Learn more about where Gilchrist provides Palliative Care and how Palliative Care can help.
After a hospital stay, you may need rehabilitation and assistance to prepare you for return to home and an independent lifestyle. Our Elder Medical Care – Rehabilitation service is provided at GBMC.
Gilchrist’s Integrative Medicine program is available to patients receiving cancer treatment at GBMC. It is a specialty focused on caring for the whole person (body, mind and spirit), using both conventional and complementary treatments.
Learn More About Our Specialized Coordinated Care
If you are interested in learning more about Gilchrist’s Elder Medical Care program, we invite you to read The Gilchrist Blog.
Is Elder Medical Care Right for You?
Our care navigators can answer your questions and connect you with the right Gilchrist service.