Nearly Three Million People Will Reach Retirement Age in 2016

Long-Term Care Management among Top Concern for Their Loved Ones

AARP reports that than 8,000 members of the “Baby Boomer” generation turn 65 years on an average day, and nearly 1.1 million Long Islanders have already reached retirement age. This rapid influx of people entering the “eldercare” generation means that there will be a greater demand placed on nursing home and home health aides as time continues. Often, it can be difficult to navigate the world of placement for senior living, which is why P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc. is reminding Long Islanders that the company focuses on more than just Medicaid eligibility.

A leader in geriatric care management, P&P is able to provide services such as nursing home placement, home health aide management, and advise clients and their families on the best ways to protect the income and financial resources of aging loved ones. The company brings peace of mind to families and their aging loved ones through its efforts to provide excellence in consultation and securing the personalized caregiving services needed.

For geriatric care placement, P&P starts with consulting process that evaluates the psychosocial, emotional and medical needs of a client, while also determining the most practical ongoing counseling and emotional support they may require. The company offers personal assistance in the referral, selection and applications necessary to secure in-home services or placement in assisted living and nursing care facilities.

P & P also extends services to coordinate and supervise in-home caregivers or other support services, including weekly medication management. The company additionally goes beyond the preliminaries of consultation and placement, making weekly visitations to client homes and care facilities, monitoring his or her care plan with facility staff and coordinating and attending medical appointments and doctor evaluations as necessary. P&P also specializes in helping clients and their families navigate available legal and medical directives, Medicare applications and supplemental and Long-Term Care insurance.

“New Yorkers are apprehensive about entering retirement age when faced with the struggle between managing caregiving for loved ones, affordability and a lack of retirement savings,” says Paul Mertz, Chief Operating Executive of P&P Medicaid Consulting, Inc. “P&P Medicaid is committed to assisting these individuals secure the care services they need through personalized consultation.”

For more information about geriatric care consulting or to learn about our additional services, please contact us at 516-541-4770 or by email.