It's like having a NURSE in the family!
Our healthcare advocates are there to offer a wide range of services, ranging from attending your doctors’ appointments, to monitoring your bedside care in the hospital, as well as bridging the gap between you and your healthcare team.
They work with hundreds of patients, every day. At Shields Health Advocates we focus only on you,one client at a time. We do not work for the health authority. We work only for you.
Usually payment is made directly by the patient or his caregiver. We work directly for you.
Contact us today to discuss your individual fee structure. 778-668-1334 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
We will ask the questions that clients don't think to ask.We also will make sure that there is continued care after discharge. Our role is to attend most family meetings and make certain your wishes and concerns are addressed.
Yes because of our knowledge of the healthcare system ,we will be there to provide support, take notes and translate health and medical jargon.
We do not administer medications,do physical exams nor give diagnoses.
Our advocates do not assist clients with any personal care such as bathing, dressing, or simple wound care.