CAAR Senior Services Directory
Elder Advocates of SC, Inc.
1306 9th Avenue
Conway, SC 29526
Reagan Callaghan, Owner
Organizational mission or general goals:
Elder Advocates of SC, Inc. is dedicated to managing the finest in medical and ancillary services to the elderly and their families. We focus on our client with an emphasis on blending family, healthcare professionals and the network of resources in the community for successful aging and independent living.
Primary services provided:
On-site medical management; comprehensive client assessment to include medical social and environmental factors; scheduled home visits; telephone contact and communication with all service providers; facility assessment, facility nursing assessment of client and/or facility search; assist in full transition to alternative living environment; nutritional and medication education, quality resources, and on-going management; comprehensive safety evaluation of home environment; coordinate access to Medical Professionals such as gerontologists, podiatrists, eye & hearing specialists; accompany clients to medical appointments to insure appropriate medical information is being communicated to healthcare professionals; coordination of transportation for all needs; coordination of ancillary needs (i.e. home health aides, pharmacy, shopping, cleaning, and home maintenance); act as a liaison between the client, healthcare professionals and family members; assist with urgent care needs, hospitalizations, and discharges; provide resources for financial and legal concerns for the client and family; 24/7 contact for client and/or family members; customized services for clients, dependent upon their needs.
Primary clientele served:
Persons over the age of 55; persons in the midst of a healthcare crisis desiring return to active lifestyle; persons who desire a plan of care for continuing independence during the aging process; out of area/state family with elderly relatives residing in Horry and Georgetown Counties.
Employees and/or volunteers:
Three (3): Helen Heath, LPN and Patient Care Coordinator, Marcy Jay Community Liasion, Carol McClennan Community Liason and Reagan Callaghan. Numbers above to contact all staff.
Staff members eligible for professional credentialing and credentialed staff members employed:
The nursing personnel of Elder Advocates are licensed nurses in SC and NC. Reagan Callaghan is a certified case manager in SC as well as a member of the National Association of Geriatric Care Managers.
Clients/patients/participants served each year:
Elder Advocates of SC, Inc. can serve up to 40 clients in its current configuration.
Organization accredited or certified by an outside agency or association:
Elder Advocates of SC, Inc. is fully licensed and insured. HIPPA compliant. SC licensure for Registered Nurses, National Certification for Case Managers (CCM), American Academy of Case Managers, Geriatric Care Managers Association, SC Notary Public.
Special services or pricing for senior citizens:
Our initial consultation is free.
Check the Elder Advocates of SC, Inc website for other contact information.