Available 24/7: (561) 338-2273
Uniting Clients and Caregivers Every Day!
Feel better in the comfort of your own home. We specialize in care and daily living assistance to an array of individuals. Whether you need daily or weekly assistance due to aging, illness, recovery, or rehabilitation, our care givers will provide an individualized service that you can trust.
We understand that not one care plan fits all. Daily services can include anything from meal preparation, hygiene, cleaning, and supervision. We will take the time to get to know you and develop an individualized care plan that fits your specific needs.
Companionship is key to a trusted relationship with our caregivers. We not only strive to help you with everyday tasks but want to develop a caring relationship with you. We provide one-on-one attention and care that cannot compare in other settings with qualified caregivers who are trained, insured and bonded.
Elder Alternatives inc., opened its doors on August 13, 2001 as a registered Homemaker and Companion Agency owned and operated as a Florida S-Corporation. We are permitted to provide services in Broward and Palm Beach counties and we are currently headquartered in Boca Raton, Florida.
We genuinely care about your health and well-being. We are here to help our clients remain at home with independence and dignity by providing the most cost effective care within our community.
On August 27, 2008 Elder Alternatives Inc. qualified through the State of Florida Agency for Health Care Administration (AHCA) to provide services as a licensed Home Health Care Agency furthering our mission to be a full service provider. In 2011 we achieved accreditation with Accreditation Commission for Health Care (ACHC).
Medicare Certified in Palm Beach County Since 2015
We recognize private reimbursement, long term care insurance policies and Medicare and Medicaid insurance. Our services may be provided through community based programs, such as Ruth & Norman Rales Jewish Family Services, The American Cancer Society, Elderly and Veterans Services and government managed companies
We accept all Long Term Care insurance policies, Medicare, Medicaid, Visa, Master card and American Express.
Please call our office at 561-338-CARE any time of day or night for an immediate professional assessment of your needs at no obligation to you.
Recovering from home after surgery can limit you with your daily activities. Whether you are recovering from major surgery, childbirth, or plastic surgery, our compassionate caregivers can assist you to a healthy and complete recovery.
Arthritis, physical disabilities, and age-related conditions are some of the few circumstances that prevent patients from caring for themselves. Our caregivers can assist you with daily tasks such as mobility, eating, exercising, and grooming.
Our experienced and highly trained caregivers provide the highest quality of care to both patients and their families. Our goal is to help individuals and their loved ones live happy and fulfilling lives.
A professional Registered or Licensed Practical nurse with the State of Florida.
· Conducts care planning assessments to identify problems, eligibility for assistance, and need for services,
· Coordinates services as needed for the client such as wound care, medication pillbox refills, teaching, and counsels the patient and family regarding client needs.
· Review medical issues and offer referrals to geriatric specialists to avoid future problems
A professional who specializes in assisting older adults and their families with long-term care arrangements and elder care concerns.
· Screen, arrange, and monitor in-home help or other services
· Escort to doctor's appointments and act as a liaison to families at a distance
· Assist with moving to, or from, a retirement community, ALF, or nursing home
· Provides direct personal care to the patient in the home setting under direction of a registered nurse.
· Utilizes safety measures in provision of care.
· Maintains effective communication with supervisor regarding patient's condition.
· Performs all personal care activities contained in a written assignment by a RN Case Manager of the home health agency.
· Observes appearance and gross behavioral changes in the patient and reports to supervisor.
Caring staff members who understand your needs, share common interests and understands the importance and comfort of your home.
· Comfort & Conversation
· Medication Reminders
· Grocery Shopping/running errands
· Meal Preparation
· Accompany You to Appointments & Social Gatherings
· Light housekeeping
- Physical Therapy
- Occupational Therapy
- Speech-Language Pathology
Providing much more than just a "curb side service" to and from all destinations such as grocery stores, shopping malls, beauty shops, doctor's office, hospitals, and airports.
President / Administrator
Director of Nursing
Director of Operations
Human Resource Manager
Alternate Director of Nursing / RN Case Manager
RN Case Manager
"The service that your staff provided was outstanding and many of our clients expressed such sentiments to us."
"I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for your help in caring for my mother while she was in Florida. Your kind attention to her needs and your determination in finding the right person for her was greatly appreciated. Thanks again for all your help during the hurricane and thereafter. all the best!"
"Thank you so much for handling all the care providers and carpet cleaning for my family. We appreciate your timely and cooperative attitude. Thank you again and again. I am so happy that you have such wonderful resources and staff. Thank you!"
"Thank you so much for all that you do for my mother. I know that you go above and beyond for her and I want you to know how much your kindness is appreciated."
"Thank you to the Agency. It has really been a pleasure working with the office staff. You run a very good operation, and I would be happy to be a reference for you. I also regret that I never got to meet my Dad's caregiver. I think she was very good for Dad."
"Thank you for the great service you have put forth in the past year and half. They were very much appreciated."
To all caregivers: The link above will take you the caregiver portal. This tool will help you access your schedule and put in time off requests, if needed. Also edit task codes that you preformed for the client.
If this is your first time logging on to portal.
CLICK New Registration next to the login button.
Fill out the required fields and you will be able to access the portal.
To all Family Members: The link above will take you to the family portal. Once you login you can see your family members weekly schedule and which caregiver is coming. You can look back at older shifts and see what tasks were preformed. You can even communicate with the RN case manager on the case.
If you are logging in for the first time.
CLICK New Registration next to the login button.
Fill out the required fields. You can contact us at the office to get the client ID info.
Give us a call anytime or fill out the form above and we’ll contact you.
Feel free to fax any forms to 954-697-7897
Home Health Agency Licenses:
Palm Beach County: #299993272
Broward County: #299993861
Homemaker and Companion Licenses:
Palm Beach County: #228653
Broward County: #228362
370 Camino Gardens Blvd, Suite 201D, Boca Raton, FL 33432
Palm Beach: (561) 338-CARE
4701 North Federal Highway, Suite 306
Pompano Beach, FL 33064
Broward: (954) 596-0365