Care Management Association Resources...
We have many trusted resources throughout the community including local and national associations. We are active members with the following list of associations and regard them highly as resources.
National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers - NAPGCM is a volunteer nonprofit association with over 2,000 members.
Arizona Geriatrics Society - The Arizona Geriatrics Society (AzGS) is a professional non-profit association dedicated to supporting health and human service professionals that advance geriatric care throughout Arizona.
Muhammad Ali Parkinson Center - The Center for Disease control rated complications from Parkinson's disease as the 14th leading cause of death in the United States. Worldwide, it is estimated that four to six million people suffer from the condition. There is hope, however, as scientists work towards a cure and make progress in identifying the best treatment options for patients. Learn more about PD now.
Desert Southwest Alzheimer's Association- The Desert Southwest Chapter's purpose is to empower and support individuals, families, care partners and communities affected by dementia in Arizona and southern Nevada.
American Heart Association
American Stroke Assocation
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Learn about drug interaction & potential drug problems at www.drugwatch.com
http://www.naela.org - The National Academy of Elder Law Attorneys, Inc. is a non-profit association that represents lawyers, bar organizations and others who work with older clients and their families.
ElderCareMatters.com - America's online source for Elder Care Experts plus information & answers about a wide range of elder care matters
Medicare & You 2013 - Summary of Medicare benefits, coverage decisions, rights and protections, and answers to the most frequently asked questions about Medicare. E-books u can upload to kindle on iPad.
AARP - AARP is a nonprofit, nonpartisan organization, with a membership of more than 37 million, that helps people turn their goals and dreams into real possibilities, strengthens communities and fights for the issues that matter most to families such as healthcare, employment security and retirement planning.