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4 Steps to Living Well

Getting help for your loved one starts by discussing your options with an ElderCare Solutions of Michigan Care Manager. You will find that our Care Managers are warm, trustworthy and simply extraordinary people. They have the knowledge, training, and most of all, the compassion to work with each family to assess their unique situation and devise a care plan for appropriate services and coordinated care that is agreeable to everyone.

ElderCare Solutions of Michigan has devised our “4 Steps to Better Living” process. Each step is designed to minimize cost and maximize the benefits to ensure the best care possible.

Step 1: Comprehensive Assessment

This in-person, comprehensive assessment is designed to optimize a senior’s ability to enjoy good health, improve their overall quality of life, reduce the need for hospitalization and enable them to live as independently as possible.

This thorough assessment includes reviewing the older adult's:

Once this information is gathered, our Care Managers are able to address the client’s immediate needs.  Through ongoing Care Management services, we continue to offer assistance as those needs change over time.
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Step 2: Sharing a Care Plan

The care plan includes the results of the in-person assessment. We discuss options, provide recommendations and share ideas and referrals. We go into great depth explaining:

  • What led to the recommendations
  • What you can expect
  • A prioritized needs list
  • Costs of services

Step 3: Implement Care Plan

After the care plan has been shared and the Care Manager and family decide what steps to take, we have a discussion about what care the family feels they are able to do on their own and what they would like ElderCare Solutions of Michigan to handle for them. Our service is customized to fit each client and family’s best interests. To provide peace of mind, we closely keep an eye on every detail to ensure that proper arrangements for service delivery are addressed.

Step 4: Gaining Peace of Mind

With our ongoing support services, you gain peace of mind knowing that we watch our client’s progress, adjusting the level of services as needed, making certain that their best interests, safety and happiness come first. You choose the menu of services you want, and you’ll receive regular follow-up and communication. This can be provided monthly or more frequently depending on the circumstances.

The best decision I’ve made recently was to enroll with ElderCare Solutions of Michigan. The assurance that I get knowing there is someone who is concerned about me and capable of handling whatever situation arises - it is very comforting. Plus, my daughters concur with me.

~Doris G., Huntington Woods, MI

I can’t thank you enough for all your insight and knowledge, care and concern and calming way you made me feel—about the changes in Dad’s life, and ours. You are a gem.

~Elayne G., West Bloomfield, MI

ElderCare Solutions of Michigan’s level of care, experience, and understanding of the Michigan senior experience is outstanding. I look forward to continuing our relationship and have confidence in the fine work ElderCare of Solutions of Michigan provides in helping Michigan seniors and their families with the unique issues that they face.

~Christopher J. Berry, Esq., Witzke Berry PLLC

Call us at (248) 592-1944 to get the process started. If you’re calling after hours, we will return your phone call on the next business day.

If you prefer us to contact you, please fill out our contact form.

The Faces of ElderCare

It's always helpful to hear from people who have been in similar situations. Click on the photos below to hear from some of our clients and their family members.

Doris Holberg
Carole Shaw
Gary Weisserman
Dolly Weisserman
Gary Weisserman

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  • Does an older adult's family live out of town?
  • Are local family members overwhelmed and need help?
  • Is an older adult about to be discharged from the hospital or rehabilitation center?
  • Do family members have differences of opinion regarding a senior's care?
  • Is a senior living in an environment that needs aging-in-place modifications?

If the answer to any of these is "yes," ElderCare Solutions of Michigan can help. Call us today.

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ElderCare Solutions of Michigan is a division of Jewish Family Service of Metropolitan Detroit, a non-sectarian not-for-profit organization that has served the metro Detroit area for more than 80 years.