CareLink is a fee for service program offered by JFS providing geriatric case management to seniors in need of various types of assistance. Masters level geriatric case managers will contact the family member who initiates the call to gather information about their loved one. The next step is an in depth, in home geriatric assessment to assess strengths and weaknesses and develop a care plan to address the identified needs.
Care Link provides information and hands on help to maintain our seniors in a safe and healthy environment. We assess medical, cognitive, social, psychological, nutritional and environmental needs and share appropriate needed interventions, including but not limited to referrals for home health aides, Meals on Wheels, transportation services and evaluation of current health insurance and long term care policies. If needed, our geriatric case managers can help you learn and plan for moves to assisted living or skilled nursing facilities, in Florida as well as out of the area.
Families concerned about a frail elder or handicapped adult living in south Palm Beach County need not feel alone and can call CareLink to assess the situation.