Success Stories

Tangible Real Life Examples of Life Care Plan Success Stories

Discover how some of our clients have benefited from advocacy through a Life Care Plan.

Earl and Judy’s Story

“My wife wouldn’t go to the doctor… and I knew she was sick.” Earl knew he needed to help Judy but didn’t know how. Fortunately, he reached out to us. Our nurse care practitioner came to their home, developed a rapport with Judy, and brought a visiting physician organization to her home to help her…

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Elevating Lives

Our client, who was residing in a nursing home, had difficulty speaking English and communicating with the nursing home staff. In addition, she was having difficulty with her tube feeding and was frequently aspirating the nutritional supplement which created additional health concerns. Our Elder Care Coordinator suggested that the nursing home staff elevate her bed…

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Senior couple holding hands

A wife was at her wit’s end

A wife was at her wit’s end trying to care for her ailing husband at home. He was large in stature with severe mobility issues. He needed a Hoyer lift (a special medical device) to get out of his chair or bed.  The home health care agency they had hired was giving them inconsistent service,…

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no place like home

Return to living in her own home

Our client was in long-term nursing care due to a fall at home.  She had resided in the nursing home for two years.  The client, along with her family, had a strong desire for her to return to living in her own home.  Through several visits with the client and her daughter, our Elder Care…

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Man having chiropractic back adjustment

Improved quality of life

Our client was living in a nursing home, running out of funds, and suffering from chronic back pain. He had historically seen a chiropractor prior to his nursing home residency, but could not do so anymore because he could not get to the doctor’s office, and was afraid he could no longer afford the cost…

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Wheelchair nursing home

Happier and free of pain

At a visit with the client in a nursing home, our Elder Care Coordinator learned that the nursing home resident had a chronic wound on her tailbone due to sitting long hours in a wheelchair.  Our Elder Care Coordinator immediately spoke with the nursing staff, and suggested the facility try a “Roho Cushion” to relieve…

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