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Jerrie DanceMabus (Patient Advocate)
Works at CaringHandsPatientAdvocate
Attends Capella University
Lives in Lakewood, CO
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Forget the latest disease in the news: Cardiovascular disease kills more people than everything else combined — and it’s mostly preventable. Dr. Dean Ornish explains how changing our eating habits can save lives.
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One is a sculptor. The other is a caterer. Both are inspiring.
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When the time has come to make those very difficult decisions to help your loved one when they are no longer able, a patient advocate is your support system.
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<p> An estimated 26 million people in the United States have chronic kidney disease, which can lead to complete kidney failure. Once the kidneys fail, patients either need to undergo dialysis treatme
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It’s another rising reality for an aging population: people over age 75 providing care for partners, siblings, friends and even parents.
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Caregivers Sanity
Caregivers have a large impact on the health of the elderly
they care for and the eventual outcome of the care. Caring for our loved ones can
be overwhelming, as it becomes such an integral part of our focus. We feel
exhausted and sometimes resentful when i...
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Have them in circles
39 people
Kenneth Wilson's profile photo
Angel Hakim's profile photo
Deborah Anderson's profile photo
David Frank's profile photo
simone Camilla Martins's profile photo
Winifred Ferrill's profile photo
Deb Jones -Bailey's profile photo
Glenda Dance's profile photo
M. Shaazad's profile photo
Education
  • Capella University
    Health Care Administration/Public Leadership Ph.D program, 2008 - present
  • Capella University
    Health Care Administration/ Public Leadership MS, 2004 - 2008
Story
Tagline
There when you need a hand. Help for families looking for answers as caregivers for their loved ones in the area of aging, long-term care, hospice and Alzheimer's
Introduction
As a navigator,  I help families with support in the overall process of the healthcare system. I develop, implement, and evaluate a written care plan providing approaches designed to make caregivers and their families lives less stressful. Need help in finding resources for financial support, individualized health concerns, community programs? I can help. Contact me to discuss your personal story. 
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Interpersonal, collaborative, and relationship-building skills provide me with an ability to interact positively with teammates, physicians, and families with a team-oriented attitude.
Work
Occupation
Health Care Administration/ Patient Advocate
Skills
I am skilled in Long Term Care, Home Care, Medicaid, Medicare, Geriatric Psych , and Hospice Care .
Employment
  • CaringHandsPatientAdvocate
    Founder, 2008 - present
    Providing services for older clients with major health issues looking for access to long-term care. Support with life decisions and issues in healthcare in the overall process of the health care system. Professional Associations: Patient Advocate Foundation National Family Caregiver Association National Association of Geriatric Care Managers National Family Caregiver Association ProAging - Resources for Professionals in the field of Aging National Association of Professional Women
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Currently
Lakewood, CO
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Is It Dementia or Delirium?
thegenerationaboveme.blogspot.com

Photo by Susan NYC When I first started interacting with older adults with greater frequency, I was conflating a number of terms: senility,

Foot Pain and Problems
www.sharp.com

Detailed information on foot pain and the most common types of foot problems, including heel spurs, corns, bunions, Morton's neuroma, hammer

When in the ER with abdominal pain, adjust your expectations
www.kevinmd.com

Like many areas of medicine, the diagnosis of abdominal pain is inexact. The tools at the doctors' disposal aren't accurate enough.

Senior Care Advice: Managing a Hospital Stay
info.easylivingfl.com

Senior Care Advice from EasyLiving: tips on what to do when an elderly loved one is hospitalized and how to prepare.

Caution with new prescriptions and falls
caringhandspatientadvocate.blogspot.com

As a liaison between the healthcare industry and the client, the patient advocate is your support system. Helping you navigate through the o

Excel Running Totals formula?
www.mrexcel.com

Excel tips and Excel help from the MrExcel Message Board regarding Running Totals formula?

Patient Advocacy for the Aging: Knowledge Acquisition
caringhandspatientadvocate.blogspot.com

Knowledge Acquisition. Working as a Patient Advocate/Navigator and Program Director in the geriatric profession within the field of home hea

Can't say enough good things about Ramon and Josh. They are very good at their craft. I bought a car that would require tender loving care and lots of mechanic work. (on purpose, price was too good). They helped me make a list of priority items to fix first on down to the eventually get around to fixing items. They are very knowledgeable about my car and treat it as their own. I love these guys. Great long term mechanic for me. You won't be disappointed. Treat me as an equal in the process of the repair by not talking down to me. Shows me the old parts, ask if I want them or have them throw them away for me. Prices are great and service is excellent.
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Public - 2 months ago
reviewed 2 months ago
This place has great compassion and care for the resident and their families. Quality care and wonderful staff. I highly recommend Porter Hospice at the Johnson Center. JDM
Public - a year ago
reviewed a year ago
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