Services http://1stmeridiancareservices.com/services en RN Care Manager http://1stmeridiancareservices.com/services/rn-care-manager <span property="schema:name">RN Care Manager</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2018-09-27T00:25:36+00:00">Wed, 09/26/2018 - 05:25</span> <div class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="pull-right field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img class="img-thumbnail img-responsive" src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/d8/thumbnail/page/nurse-owned-caregiving-agency.jpg?itok=DF_RrBFv" width="480" height="320" alt="San Diego Supervised and Trained Caregivers" title="San Diego Supervised and Trained Caregivers" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> <div property="schema:text" class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><div class="lead">A 1st Meridian Home Health RN can provide care management services to include medical assessment, quality individualized care plans, and assistance in managing and arranging your day-to-day medical care needs. Call <a href="tel:+18585291886">(858) 529-1886</a> for a no charge in-home or hospital assessment.</div> <hr /><h2><img alt="Nurse owned Caregiving Agency" class="img-thumbnail align-left" data-aos="fade-right" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="1101184d-ebac-4d0e-b465-0d537f79d6d9" height="285" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/nurse-owned-caregiving-agency.jpg" title="Nurse owned Caregiving Agency" width="428" /></h2> <h2>The Difference</h2> <p>1st Meridian Care Services is a nurse owned, caregiving agency. Because of that, our caregivers are trained and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN)/ Certified Care Manager (CCM) who will also make drop-in Visits.</p> <hr /><h2>Additional Services Available by our RN Care Manager</h2> <ul><li><img alt="RN Care Manager Services" class="img-thumbnail align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="451eeb0f-5d11-403c-a2ab-4d7b4cbf6085" height="334" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/rn-care-manager-services.jpg" title="RN Care Manager Services" width="501" />Weekly drop-in supervisory visits.</li> <li>Communication with family regarding care plan updates.</li> <li>Assistance with doctor's appointments.</li> <li>Medication Management.</li> <li>Case Management.</li> <li>Placement Services.</li> <li>Insurance Assistance.</li> </ul><hr /><p><strong>We can also customize a care plan to meet your specific needs. <a href="/contact">Click here</a> to Contact 1st Meridian Care Services.</strong></p> </div> </div> </div> Thu, 27 Sep 2018 00:25:36 +0000 admin 53 at http://1stmeridiancareservices.com Placement Services (short and long term living) http://1stmeridiancareservices.com/services/placement-services <span property="schema:name">Placement Services (short and long term living)</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2018-09-06T23:28:16+00:00">Thu, 09/06/2018 - 04:28</span> <div class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="pull-right field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img class="img-thumbnail img-responsive" src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/d8/thumbnail/page/choosing-where-to-live-sm.jpg?itok=2U-IZ54B" width="360" height="299" alt="San Diego short and long term health care Placement for alternative living" title="San Diego short and long term health care Placement for alternative living" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> <div property="schema:text" class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><h3><img alt="Choosing where to live" class="img-thumbnail align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="a5d47ceb-ce0f-453d-b652-42a5e9bee17b" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/choosing-where-to-live-sm.jpg" title="Choosing where to live" />Choosing Where To Live?</h3> <p>When it’s time to look for alternative living arrangements, the options and process can be confusing, overwhelming and emotionally draining. Who should you call? Where should you look? What do all the different types of Senior Housing terms and services mean? Which is the best option?</p> <ul><li>Assisted Living.</li> <li>Independent Living.</li> <li>Board and Care.</li> <li>Rehabilitation and Respite Care.</li> <li>Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF)</li> <li>Memory Care (Alzheimers and Dementia)</li> </ul><hr /><h3><img alt="1st Meridian Care Services Placement" class="img-thumbnail align-left" data-aos="fade-right" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="1cca245e-cfc6-4367-8a8c-9792e4eef32d" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/placement-services-meridian-home-care-sm.jpg" title="Placement Service" />1st Meridian Placement Services</h3> <p>At 1st Meridian, we will help with all of your important questions to find the best fit for your needs. We are more than just a referral agency - we do not just give names and phone numbers for you to call! We provide personalized attention to assist you in finding safe and secure living arrangements in a manner most comfortable to you.</p> <p>For your convenience, our Placement Specialist will come to you to evaluate and discuss your immediate or future needs. We will help you, your family, and caregivers to discuss concerns and preferences up front. We will provide valuable guidance to help you navigate through every step of the process.</p> <p>More importantly, our concierge service is offered at no charge to you and your family.</p> <h3>Ongoing Support</h3> <p>Our services don't end when you decide on a property. We will continue to conduct follow-up calls to ensure your satisfaction and care needs are being met. We know things can change. If after a time you are not happy, we can reevaluate and help find another property that better serves you.</p> <hr /><h3><img alt="A place to call home" class="img-thumbnail align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="c0b25719-f242-439b-a8af-a324acbabd17" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/a-place-to-call-home-sm.jpg" title="A place to call home" /></h3> <h3>Finding A Place to Call Home</h3> <p>Great care and understanding is needed when deciding on a community that you or your loved one will want to call home. There are numerous factors to consider - the area, type of dwelling, environment, care needs, amenities, activities, proximity to friends and family, preparing for the move, cost and fees, licensure and certifications.</p> <h3>Reduce Stress and Shorten the Process</h3> <p>Not only have we partnered with independent living, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, we also don't blind refer, meaning we have toured and met with administrators or owners of every community we recommend.</p> <p>As a result, 1st Meridian Placement Services can:</p> <ul><li>Provide superior access to high-quality living choices.</li> <li>Quickly eliminate properties that won’t meet your needs.</li> <li>Confidently share details and recommend suitable properties.</li> <li>Provide information to access grants and other assistance.</li> <li>Refer an array of professional resources to assist with legal, financial, or fiduciary needs.</li> </ul><p>As part of our service, it is our pleasure to pick you up and take you to visit communities, join you on your tours, and explore locations that meet your needs. We can even help you move.</p> <hr /><h3>Need immediate assistance? Call <a href="tel:+18585291886">(858) 529-1886</a>.</h3> <p>Have a care advisor help you compare costs and services for free.</p> <!-- Begin Mailchimp Signup Form --> <div id="mc_embed_signup"> <form action="https://1stmeridiancareservices.us8.list-manage.com/subscribe/post?u=c22df711c13121ba276240132&amp;id=e6aab527bd" class="validate" id="mc-embedded-subscribe-form" method="post" name="mc-embedded-subscribe-form" novalidate="" target="_blank"> <div id="mc_embed_signup_scroll"> <div class="form-item form-type-textfield form-group"><label class="control-label form-required" for="mce-EMAIL">Email Address </label> <input class="text-full form-text form-control" id="mce-EMAIL" name="EMAIL" type="email" value="" /></div> <div class="form-item form-type-textfield form-group"><label class="control-label" for="mce-FNAME">First Name </label> <input class="text-full form-text form-control" id="mce-FNAME" name="FNAME" type="text" value="" /></div> <div class="form-item form-type-textfield form-group"><label class="control-label" for="mce-LNAME">Last Name </label> <input class="text-full form-text form-control" id="mce-LNAME" name="LNAME" type="text" value="" /></div> <div class="clear" id="mce-responses"> <div class="response" id="mce-error-response" style="display:none"> </div> <div class="response" id="mce-success-response" style="display:none"> </div> </div> <!-- real people should not fill this in and expect good things - do not remove this or risk form bot signups--> <div aria-hidden="true" style="position: absolute; left: -5000px;"><input name="b_c22df711c13121ba276240132_e6aab527bd" tabindex="-1" type="text" value="" /></div> <div class="clear"><input class="button btn btn-primary btn-lg" id="mc-embedded-subscribe" name="subscribe" type="submit" value="Request Info" /></div> </div> </form> </div> <!--End mc_embed_signup--> <hr /></div> </div> </div> Thu, 06 Sep 2018 23:28:16 +0000 admin 10 at http://1stmeridiancareservices.com Home Health (service in your home) http://1stmeridiancareservices.com/services/home-health <span property="schema:name">Home Health (service in your home)</span> <span rel="schema:author"><span lang="" about="/user/1" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">admin</span></span> <span property="schema:dateCreated" content="2018-09-06T22:12:37+00:00">Thu, 09/06/2018 - 03:12</span> <div class="layout layout--onecol"> <div class="layout__region layout__region--content"> <div class="pull-right field field--name-field-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field--item"> <img class="img-thumbnail img-responsive" src="/sites/default/files/styles/large/public/d8/thumbnail/page/adobestock_67606911.jpeg?itok=At0upjgC" width="480" height="320" alt="San Diego health care in your home" title="San Diego health care in your home" typeof="foaf:Image" /> </div> <div property="schema:text" class="field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field--item"><div class="lead">A 1st Meridian Home Health RN can provide care management services to include medical assessment, quality individualized care plans, and assistance in managing and arranging your day-to-day medical care needs.</div> <hr /><h2>What is Home Health Care?</h2> <p><img alt="Home Health Care" class="img-thumbnail pull-right align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="7e1210db-32a7-4799-90db-fa664c447400" height="345" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/home-health-care.jpg" title="Home Health Care Service" width="518" />Home Health Care refers to a wide range of health care services that can be given in your home for an illness or injury. At 1st Meridian Home Health, our skilled nurses, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, and social workers provide expert level care through individualized treatment plans.</p> <p><strong>Services include:</strong></p> <ul><li>Home Medical Monitoring</li> <li>Wound Care</li> <li>IV Infusions</li> <li>Enteral Feeding      </li> <li>Diabetic Care</li> <li>Blood Draws</li> <li>Dietary Instruction</li> <li>Patient/Family Health Teaching</li> <li>Medication Teaching</li> </ul><p>Even patients with a serious illness can be safely cared for at home at a much lower cost than hospitalization.</p> <hr /><h2>Payment Arrangements</h2> <div class="lead">Private insurance is accepted. The benefits provided by these plans vary greatly from policy to policy. We will clarify your coverage and work with you to maximize your benefits.</div> <hr /><h2>What If I Have Medicare?</h2> <div class="lead">If you are confined to your home and need intermittent skilled nursing and rehabilitation services, Medicare pays 100% of qualifying services provided in the home when ordered by a physician.</div> <hr /><p><img alt="Medicare Billing" class="img-thumbnail align-left" data-aos="fade-right" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="a8c8cd4e-07df-4c90-899c-302eacdfd11b" height="354" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/medicare-billing.jpg" title="We bill medicare" width="531" /></p> <h2>Who Bills Medicare?</h2> <p>We do, it's that simple! You do not need to worry about insurance forms or payment.</p> <p><strong>Medicare pays for:</strong></p> <ul><li>Skilled Nursing Care</li> <li>Physical Therapy</li> <li>Occupational Therapy</li> <li>Speech Therapy</li> <li>Home Health Aid  </li> <li>Medical Social Workers Services</li> </ul><hr /><h2>Available Services under Physician Supervision</h2> <p><img alt="Physician Supervised Service" class="img-thumbnail align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="588e7505-aa59-4b7f-8734-2905f4f78970" height="476" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/physician-supervised-service.jpg" title="Physician Supervised Service" width="578" /></p> <p><strong>SN</strong> Skilled Nursing (RN/LVN) provides nursing care treatment and instructions to the patient and family, coordinating with all others involved in the patient's care. The services can include but are not limited to: dressing change and wound care, catheter care, supervision of medications, family/patient health teaching and counseling, and diabetic teaching.</p> <p><strong>PT</strong> Physical Therapy helps patients regain functional mobility, increase strength and improve range of motion. Therapists provide specialized treatment as prescribed by the physician. The services can include but are not limited to: 1) Therapeutic exercises related to specific loss of function. 2) Utilization of adaptive equipment and aid in rehabilitation.</p> <p><strong>OT</strong> Occupational Therapy increases the patient's independence and ability to perform daily functions by teaching adaptive methods and use of special equipment.</p> <p><strong>ST</strong> Speech Therapy assists the patient regarding speech, swallowing, and cognitive issues that may have been impaired following illness or accident.</p> <p><strong>MSW</strong> Medical Social Worker Services help the patient and family deal with financial and social problems that interfere with the patient's recuperation or stability.</p> <p><strong>HHA</strong> Home Health Aids assist the patient with activities of daily living such as bathing and personal hygiene, the preparing and serving of meals, light housekeeping, assisting with home exercise regimen, observing and reporting changes in patient's condition and needs.</p> <hr /><h3>Need immediate assistance? 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Please feel free to call us with any questions. We have the experience and resources to help with even the most challenging of situations. Call <a href="tel:+18585291886">(858) 529-1886</a> for a no charge in-home or hospital assessment.</div> <hr /><h3>The Difference</h3> <p><img alt="Home Care Service" class="img-thumbnail align-left" data-aos="fade-right" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="7c1a9728-327e-47fa-bd91-bcf5df91b4dc" height="272" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/home-care-service.jpg" title="Home Care Service" width="405" /></p> <p>1st Meridian Home Care is a professional caregiving agency with caregivers that are trained and supervised by a registered nurse (RN), who also makes supervisory drop-in visits.</p> <p>Our difference is that our leadership team works daily with our clients and families. Our model has been developed by living the experience every day and improving as we go. Our 30+ years of combined expertise teaches us that we haven’t learned it all, but we continue to move forward providing a full spectrum of support for our client and their family.</p> <p>We at 1st Meridian Home Care strive to promote professionalism of our caregivers and office support staff by maintaining consistency and being readily available to exceed the needs of our clients.</p> <hr /><h3>Our Goal</h3> <p>Our collective goal is to provide professionally trained qualified caregivers chosen specifically to meet the needs of each individual client and family. This objective considers the specifically care plan, skill sets, schedule required, geographic, and most critically the personality and temperament of our client. We are available day or night to meet your family and perform a complimentary assessment of your needs. Please call us at <a href="tel:+18585291886">(858) 529-1886</a>.</p> <h3>Our Caregivers Are Available For:</h3> <ul><li><img alt="Available Elderly Caregiver" class="img-thumbnail align-right" data-aos="fade-left" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="e1c413df-7cee-4cb1-9cbf-f58fbf676315" height="276" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/available-elderly-caregiver.jpg" title="Available Elderly Caregiver" width="411" />Assistance with daily grooming and hygiene needs.</li> <li>Assistance with bathing and showering.</li> <li>Assistance with walking, mobility and prescribed exercises.</li> <li>Preparation of nutritious meals.</li> <li>Transportation to doctor appointments.</li> <li>Assistance in attending outside social events.</li> <li>Medication reminders.</li> <li>Perform light housekeeping and homemaker services.</li> <li>Respite care for family. (Giving your temporary relief of caretaking for your loved one full time).</li> </ul><hr /><h3><img alt="Caregivers Receive Background Check" class="img-thumbnail align-left" data-aos="fade-right" data-entity-type="file" data-entity-uuid="67d28c3f-00d6-4880-bde9-a857854927cb" height="246" id="" src="/sites/default/files/inline-images/caregiver-background-check.jpg" title="Caregivers Receive Background Check" width="366" />Our Caregivers Have</h3> <ul><li>Training and oversight by our RN Care Manager.</li> <li>DOJ/Live Scan Criminal Background Check.</li> <li>Professional reference checks.</li> <li>Personal reference checks.</li> <li>Bonded and insured.</li> <li>Workers compensation insurance.</li> <li>State Licensed.</li> <li>Professional and general liability insurance.</li> <li>State and Federal Employment taxes paid through agency.</li> </ul><hr /><h3>Need immediate assistance? 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