The ElderCare Companies have developed a comprehensive array of effective socio-medical and environmental interventions designed to reduce the frequency, severity and costs of falls among the elderly.
ElderCare has successfully operated multi-site, multi-year, multi-million dollar fall prevention demonstration projects for Florida and Pennsylvania Medicaid since June of 2000. We have operated similar-but-smaller projects for county and municipal governments in New York and New Jersey since 1996.
In Pennsylvania, Florida and New York we have been able to reduce:
In our Medicaid and related projects, we work closely with Medicaid HMOs and with nursing home diversion/dispersion/avoidance programs.
The final data of our Florida Medicaid project and Pennsylvania Medicaid project were considered when we were nominated for one national prize in 2005 and won a second national prize in 2006