We are fortunate to have found a depth of experience in the ComForcare nursing staff that will help us reach into the community when our clients need more intensive help to find the resources and maintain their independence
Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) October 29, 2008
ComForcare Senior Services has been selected as the preferred provider for Care Management Services, for the Charlotte Metro Market for the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. The Mid-Atlantic Chapter serves 7,400 people living with multiple sclerosis in SC and the western portion of NC.
ComForcare Senior Services, headquartered in Bloomfield Hills, MI has offices nationally and is one of the largest and fastest growing Home Care Agencies in the country. The Charlotte office, owned and operated by Phil Koch, Certified Senior Advisor, is one of the largest Home Care agencies in the region. ComForcare Senior Services will be working closely with the National Multiple Sclerosis chapter to provide comprehensive in-home assessments to help people living with MS access to community resources.
ComForcare will be also be a resource to the chapter for respite care, which supports caregivers in their efforts to keep loved ones at home as long as possible. Their services will be available in Charlotte, Gastonia, Lake Norman, Mooresville, Concord, Kannapolis, Monroe, Rock Hill, Fort Mill, Lancaster, and York.
Susan Jordan, Vice President of Chapter Programs, National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Mid-Atlantic Chapter commented, "We are fortunate to have found a depth of experience in the ComForcare nursing staff that will help us reach into the community when our clients need more intensive help to find the resources and maintain their independence". Phil Koch, President/Owner of ComForcare adds "We are obviously very pleased with this partnership opportunity. We will work with the programs and services staff to insure that people living with MS receive a high level of care and effective services." The ComForcare nursing staff will receive specialized training on multiple sclerosis and how to best serve the needs of people with MS.
ComForcare Senior Services is a state licensed in-home care agency in North Carolina. It is also a provider for both Medicaid and CAP (Community Assistance Program) within the state and the Charlotte metro market. Last year ComForcare won the inaugural "Silver Torch" award presented by the Better Business Bureau Consumer Foundation for outstanding service excellence within the older adult community. It is also an active member in the Parkinson's Association, the Alzheimer's Association in NC and SC, the NPDA, and the Charlotte Better Business Bureau. ComForcare Senior Services is licensed by NC Department of Health and Human Services, to operate in 9 counties in NC and 4 counties in the upstate of SC.
For further information, please contact Susan Jordan at Tel: (704) 525-5906 or susan.jordan(at)nmss.org. Visit the National Multiple Sclerosis, Mid-Atlantic Chapter website at http://www.nationalmssociety.org/ncp.