Community First Choice (CFC) provides certain services and supports to individuals living in the community who are enrolled in the Medicaid program and meet CFC eligibility requirements. Services and supports may include:
Personal assistances services for activities of daily living (eating, toileting, and grooming), activities related to living independently in the community, and health-related tasks;
Habilitation services for acquisition, maintenance, and enhancement of skills necessary for the individuals to care for themselves and to live independently in the community;
Emergency response services for providing a backup system or ways to ensure continuity of services and supports; and
Support management training for teaching people how to select, manage and dismiss their own attendants.
Primary Home Care is a medically related personal care service prescribed by a physician as part of a client’s plan of care. Primary Home Care is available to eligible Medicaid clients whose health problems cause them to be functionally limited in performing activities of daily living. Each client’s services are provided by a Primary Home Care attendant. Primary Home Care assists the client with:
improving QUALITY OF life,
knowledge and understanding
FOR THE AGED & DISABLED!
Pinnacle Medical Systems provides Long-term care within a range of services and supports to meet your personal care needs. Most long-term care is not medical care, but rather assistance with the basic personal tasks of everyday life, sometimes called Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), such as: Bathing; Dressing; Using the toilet; Transferring (to or from bed or chair); Caring for incontinence; and Eating.
Other common long-term care services and supports are assistance with everyday tasks, sometimes called Instrumental Activities of Daily Living (IADLs) including: Housework; Managing money; Taking medication; Preparing and cleaning up after meals; Shopping for groceries or clothes; Using the telephone or other communication devices; and Caring for pets; and Responding to emergency alerts such as fire alarms.
Long-term care services and support typically come from Pinnacle's paid caregiver who may be a family member or friend, a nurse, home care attendant, or neighbor who helps care for you while you live at home.