The following links are resources for the long-term care environment. Click on the web site address for more information.
American Health Care Association (AHCA)
News compiled by the American Health Care Association (AHCA), a federation of state organizations representing assisted living, nursing facilities, and subacute care providers
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists (ASCP)
American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, dedicated to the practice of senior care pharmacy
American Pharmacists Association (APhA)
Your access to the world of pharmacy
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
CDC immunization schedules for adults in easy-to-read formats.
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (formerly HCFA)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services site: Official news and information on Medicare and Medicaid
Chartwell Pennsylvania is a clinically advanced provider of Home Infusion Therapy and Specialty Pharmacy in the tri-state area.
Complete Intravenous Access Services
The largest independently owned IV service company in the United States.
Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
Protecting and promoting your health
Institute on Aging
A comprehensive resource providing information on aging and geriatric care for seniors, caregivers, educators, students and health care professionals
my.medicare.gov or call 1-800-MEDICARE
Apply for Medicare Part D. Or, use the "My Medicare" site to inquire about drug coverage for your current plan.
PACE web site that includes income limits, forms and frequently asked questions.
Pennsylvania Department of Aging
Pennsylvania Aging site. Apply online for prescription financial assistance. This site can also help you select a Medicare D plan that partners with PACE.
Social Security Administration
Social Security Low Income Subsidy "Extra Help" application. Apply for extra help paying for Medicare D. out of pocket expenses. This site is also a tool of recommendation for Social Workers at Skilled Nursing Facilities.