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Tabitha Care+Plus

About

Tabitha Care+Plus is a program that supports seriously ill Nebraska Seniors, wherever they call home, between doctor visits.

By optimizing communication and fostering strong relationships between the doctor, clinical team and client, Tabitha Care+Plus is able to provide additional care to those with two or more chronic conditions, including arthritis, asthma, diabetes, hypertension, high cholesterol, COPD or pain.

HOW CAN I BENEFIT FROM TABITHA CARE+PLUS?

Tabitha Care+Plus supports you and helps you manage your health, giving you and your family peace of mind.

You can ask questions about your health status or symptoms, however you’re most comfortable: through a phone call, email, text or telehealth.

WHAT SERVICES DOES TABITHA CARE+PLUS PROVIDE?

Through a dedicated team of care coordinators, Tabitha Care+Plus partners with your physician to enhance your overall care via a holistic approach. The program helps with:

Chronic Care Management for Seniors
Chronic Care Management

•   Provides a dedicated support team to help you manage your health concerns via telehealth, keeping you stable between doctor visits
•   Develops a tailored care plan to meet your unique needs
•   APRN and care coordinators collaborate with primary care physicians and specialists

Behavioral Health Integration: Alzheimer's, Depression, Anxiety and More
Behavioral Health Integration

• Helps if you have dementia, Alzheimer’s disease, depression, anxiety or other mental health issues
• Reduces frequent need to intervene in avoidable behavioral health events

In-Home Monitoring for Pulse Oximetry, Blood Pressure, Blood Glucose and More
In-Home Monitoring

•   Provides real-time data, monitoring things such as pulse oximetry, blood pressure, blood glucose and/or weight
•   Creates avenue for rapid intervention
•   Keeps you independent and at home

Advance Care Planning and End-of-Life Counseling
Advance Care Planning

•   Nurse Practitioner provides end-of-life counseling
•   Turns wants and wishes into an actual plan
•   Enhances collaboration with your physicians
•   Educates and helps establish Advance Directives

TABITHA CARE+PLUS IS COVERED BY MEDICARE PART B AND MEDICARE SUPPLEMENTS

Tabitha’s Senior Care Experts assist clients and their families in identifying any possible copays — depending on your Medicare plan — and will notify you of any out-of-pocket charges that may apply.

HOW EASY IS IT TO STARTED WITH TABITHA CARE+PLUS?

Seniors, their families or their physicians can simply call 402.486.8520 or email TabithaCarePlus@Tabitha.org and we'll take it from there! No physician referral is required.

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