Helpful Resources.

Educational Resources

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Helpful Resources.

At Reliant Senior Care, we are committed to being a valuable resource for our patients, our residents, their families and our local communities as a whole.  The websites below offer detailed educational material specific to various topics in the healthcare industry, as well as general information about local area resources and support groups.

To learn more, click on the links below.

Area Agencies on Aging (AAAs)

www.eldercare.gov

Area Agencies on Aging provide information, resources and support services to older adults and caregivers.  These agencies are committed to enhancing the lives of local seniors by allowing them to maintain independence, dignity and honor through quality programs and services.  As an advocate for older adults, your local Area Agency on Aging works to ensure that seniors age 60 and older who are in need have the support and services they need for health, happiness and overall well-being. 

To find the Area Agency on Aging in your area, visit www.eldercare.gov or call 1-800-677-1116 on weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (ET).

Alzheimer’s Association

www.alz.org

The Alzheimer’s Association offers valuable information specifically related to Alzheimer’s disease, including signs and stages, caregiver tips, as well as links to current research.  This website also provides helpful resources for those living with Alzheimer’s disease and their loved ones, such as information about local support groups and area professionals.

The Alzheimer’s Association also offers a 24/7 Helpline, which provides reliable information and support to those with memory loss, caregivers, healthcare professionals and the general public.  For assistance, call the Alzheimer’s Association toll-free at 1-800-272-3900, day or night.

Medicare

www.medicare.gov

The official U.S. Government site for Medicare provides general information regarding Medicare benefits and coverage for Medicare A (inpatient), Medicare B (outpatient and physician services), and Medicare D (prescription drug plan).  This website also features links to frequently asked questions, as well as other helpful publications and resources.

2012 Medicare Handbook

For more information about the Medicare Program, call 1-800-MEDICARE (1-800-633-4227). TTY users should call 1-877-486-2048.

PA Department of Public Welfare

www.dpw.state.pa.us

The Pennsylvania Department of Public Welfare website offers valuable information for seniors and their families related to the Pennsylvania Medicaid or Medical Assistance Program, including edibility requirements.  Individuals may also apply for benefits online, using the ‘Compass’ icon on the home page.