Geriatric Care

Firstat photo - nurse assists with medsFirstat Nursing Services is a geriatric care management provider to the greater Kansas City Metropolitan area.  We are devoted to managing the care and needs of the elderly to ensure individual choices are honored while maintaining the highest quality of care and safety.  Firstat offers quality care, licensed, insured professionals and cost effective rates.

Care Management Services:

  • Conduct care-planning assessments to identify problems, eligibility for assistance and needs for services.
  • Screen, arrange and monitor in-home help or other services
  • Review financial, legal or medical issues and offer referrals to geriatric specialists to avoid future problems and conserve assets
  • Provide crisis intervention
  • Act as a liaison to families at a distance, making sure things are going well and alerting families to problems
  • Assist with moving an older person to and/or from a retirement complex, care home or nursing home
  • Provide consumer education and advocacy
  • Offer counseling and support

Some geriatric care managers also provide family or individual therapy, money management and conservatorship or guardianship assistance.

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