Personal Senior Advocates

Why Choose PSA

We have built our practice “one client at a time” growing on the trust and respect of our clients earned by the results we have achieved for them.  Many of our clients are direct referrals from families we have previously served.

As an experienced and trusted advocacy practice, Personal Senior Advocates is proud to offer a variety of services to meet the needs of our senior clients who are in medial crisis, in transition, or require ongoing care oversight.   Each of our services are delivered by a highly skilled and designated team member, based on their personal experience, professional background, and your location.

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Did you know

Privately paid caregivers that provide care in your home are not legally allowed to assist you with your medications.

Discharge planning begins when you arrive at the hospital, and you should be included in the planning process.

Drug resistant infections acquired during a hospital stay have increased 230% since 2001.

The ratio of patient to staff in a medical facility is not regulated.

Premature discharges lead to 40% of post-op complications occurring at home.

Legally a facility doctor in a Nursing Home only has to see a patient once every 30 days unless the nurse notes in your chart that an issue requires the doctor’s attention.

Seniors can be stuck with large medical bills when the hospital doesn’t Admit them. Admission vs. Observation?

When you are in the hospital, you may request that routine lab work be done during your waking hours, not the middle of the night.

Unscrupulous medical billing practices will often reflect a “balance due” on a bill when the insurance company has already been billed.

Bet you didn’t know that having great insurance can actually be dangerous.

28% of hospitalizations of Seniors are caused by medication errors.

Why do they take photos of your body when you’re admitted to a nursing home/rehab facility?

When Seniors are discharged from a hospital, they are told they are going to “Rehab”. No one tells them that this really means they are going to a Nursing Home.

A new patient has their belongings logged by the staff. The same staff reconciles the list. See The Potential Problem?

When an elderly person has urinary tract infection, it is common for them to have “dementia like” symptoms.

Why would anyone need to leave a nursing home to go to a doctor’s appointment?

Without an Health Care Directive, if you are unable to speak for yourself, the medical facility will make ALL treatment decisions for you.

You have guaranteed rights as a patient? Do you know what they are?

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