As part of Caregiver Champion's series, this episode features Jessica Neiss, Physical Therapist and owner of To Life! Therapy & Fitness. Jessica is a part of the Caregiver Champion team.
Jessica has a passion for helping Older Adults and people with Chronic Disabilities to maximize the enjoyment in their lives. She has 20 years of experience as a licensed physical therapist, and loves the challenge of creating therapy and exercise programs for people of all abilities and ages. Jessica has prior experience as a Spinal Cord Injury Team Leader and Director of Neurorehab in an outpatient clinic.
To Life! is a one-stop therapy and wellness center and a community where people of all ages and abilities can exercise and work towards their goals with the help of Physical Therapists and other allied health professionals. She is so excited to help you live your life with vigor, confidence, strength and balance!
To Life! is located at 826 Hazelwood Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15217. Their phone number is 412-414-1988.
What is a patient advocate? Who are patient advocates? How can a patient advocate help me?In his interview with Jeff Weinberg, President of Caregiver Champion, L. Bradley Schwartz from Greater National Advocates answers these important questions as he shares his amazing (and frightening) journey of how a nearly fatal illness, series of medical errors, and then his subsequent long recovery led him to be a Patient Advocate and start his organization Greater National Advocates.Bradley, who is a lawyer, shares his mission to proactively educate the public on what patient advocates are and how they can prevent situations like he experienced. Patient Advocates can help people navigate the complex health care system, including dealing with doctors, hospitals, insurance, and other health care facilities.For more information on Greater National Advocates, visit: https://www.gnanow.orgFor more information on Caregiver Champion and the patient advocate services we offer, please visit https://www.caregiverchampionadvocate.comConnect with Caregiver Champion on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/CaregiverChampionAdvocates/ Join Caregiver Champion's Facebook support group at https://www.facebook.com/groups/workingcaregivers/
We welcome Lauren Yuran, Associate Manager with MediConnect Insurance! Lauren shares why she chose a career with MediConnect and what makes them unique. She shares how overwhelming the Medicare enrollment can be and the ways that MediConnect can help simplify the process, at no charge. She also shares why it is important every year to re-evaluate your Medicare Plan. To learn more call 888-818-6334.
Are you a stressed out caregiver during Covid-19? Caregiver Champion can help!Caregiver Champion promotes the health, dignity, rights and quality of life for caregivers, the chronically disabled and seniors. We offer services that make a difference in peoples lives, helping clients and their families select the best options for their needs and protecting the rights and well-being of people living in long-term care facilities. We provide our clients with a comprehensive assessment, excellent care and a specialized care plan that is constantly monitored.Over 1/3 of our clients have family members that live out of town. Caregiver Champion provides extensive Care Management services to these families to ensure their loved one is being cared for appropriately in our area. This reduces their stress and saves them time and money.
Caregiver Champion reduces your stress,and saves you time and money. Caregivers, the chronically disabled, seniors, and their families often need professional assistance to sort through complex changes and problems that accompany disability or the aging process. When a healthcare crisis occurs, the caregivers, the chronically disabled, seniors, and their families are faced with decisions they are unprepared to make. The landscape of healthcare is changing daily. Our expertise can ultimately save you time and money, and provide you with peace of mind, knowing you are doing absolutely everything possible to ensure your family members are receiving the best possible care and consideration.ADVOCACY for caregivers and their families faced with the challenges of care at home, an assisted living facility, or a nursing home. CARE MANAGEMENT which includes assessment, developing a plan of care, and monitoring of care.CORPORATE CAREGIVING PROGRAMS for employees faced with the many issues of care giving while maintaining employment.MOVING ASSISTANCE which includes a Transition Specialist that assists clients with moving, downsizing and relocation.INSURANCE ASSISTANCE including social security, veterans, waiver programs, medical assistance and healthcare bills.