If you are becoming eligible for Medicare, our Care Coordinators are trained to help you navigate the maze. Office appointments are available to review all Medicare Prescription and Health plans to find one that best meets your needs.
The Area Agency on Aging of Northwest Arkansas offers Care Coordination services for all seniors, and has an experienced staff of care coordinators in each county. They can assist seniors and their families by assessing individual needs, providing information and finding the services in the community that best meet those needs at no cost to you. More involved coordination of services, such as managing finances and attending doctor appointments with a loved one, are available on a fee-for-service basis.
Care Coordinators listed below can be reached through the office in their county.
Baxter County: Hilda Hodnett, Cathleen Mount Benton County: Joan Platter, Mona Richardson, Cheryl Anderson Boone County: Chelsey Weaver, Anna Smith Carroll County: Becky Davis, Glenda Blake Madison County: Marion County: Briana Voran Newton County: Brent Taylor Searcy County: Darren Ragland Washington County: Erick Walder, Kathy Flack, Casey Pruitt
To do your own benefits check click on this link http://www.benefitscheckup.org/. Then call the Area Agency on Aging office in your area for the assistance you need.