Specialized Services at SeniorsPlus is responsible for coordinating emergency response systems, respite in a facility, environmental modification, and assistive technology for eligible clients. The providers and contractors who deliver these services must have a contract.

To receive services through Specialized Services, clients must be actively enrolled with a service coordination agency and have one or more of these services in the authorized plan of care. 

Services 

Environmental/Home Modifications are medically necessary modifications to a residence that enables clients to remain in their home and as independent as possible for as long as possible. Modifications do not include general house repair; remodeling; motor vehicles; or transient, subsidized, or HUD housing.

Examples of medically necessary modifications to a client's home may include:

  • Ramps for access into and out of the home
  • Stair lifts
  • Modifications to bathrooms facilities such as roll-in showers, sink, bathtubs, toilet, and turn around space adaptations
  • Modifications to kitchen facilities such as sink modifications, sink cut outs, and turn around space adaptations
  • Specialized accessibility/safety adaptations such as doorway widening, grab bars, and handrails

Assistive Technology

Medical Alert Systems

Nursing Facility Respite