Geriatric - Growing Pace Program - Springfield MA

Springfield, MA

Key Info

full-time

Outpatient

About Summit ElderCare:

  • Fallon Health operates the largest Program of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE) in New England and the fifth largest in the country Called Summit ElderCare, Fallon’s PACE helps provide older adults and their caregivers with a welcome alternative to nursing home care.
  • Participants in Summit ElderCare have access to comprehensive medical services and social support at a Summit ElderCare site while they keep the independence of living in their own homes and communities.
  • Our mission Summit ElderCare is the only program of its kind in central Massachusetts. Summit ElderCare started as part of a PACE demonstration project, and is one of Eight PACE programs in the State.
  • There are more than 118 PACE programs nationwide. And, although Fallon Community Health Plan sponsors Summit ElderCare, a participant does not have to be an FCHP member to enroll.

Highlights of Summit ElderCare

  • Primary care physicians and staff with expertise in geriatrics (the care of older adults)
  • Specialty care
  • Full prescription drug coverage
  • 100% hospitalization coverage
  • Assistance with activities of daily living (ADLs)
  • Adult day health program
  • Medical transportation
  • Family caregiver support
  • Specialized dementia and geriatric care

Next Steps:

  • Apply directly via lisa.rosenkrantz@fallonhealth.org

or call me at 508-368-9663


Posted October 9, 2019

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