Palmetto SeniorCare PACE is a Prisma Health program designed to help participants stay with their families and be active in their communities. Our program, available to Richland and Lexington county residents, provides medical care at an adult day health center, assisting families with supervision and support of a loved one.
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE (Programs of All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly) has gained national recognition for its non-traditional approach to caring for the frail elderly.
Call our intake department at 803-931-8175 – referrals may be made by a family member, physician or case worker
An all-inclusive health care program that offers a more personal way for frail seniors to receive health care, Palmetto SeniorCare PACE provides participants with many kinds of care. A personal care team will work with the patient and family members to decide what services best meet his or her needs. A range of services is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Services may include:
All services offered through Palmetto SeniorCare PACE are planned and authorized through an interdisciplinary team. The team assesses each participant individually, develops and implements the care plan, and monitors progress, modifying the plan as necessary. The program focuses on preventive care, maintenance of functional abilities, and the early recognition and treatment of changes that can signal major problems. Access to a holistic care plan through Palmetto SeniorCare PACE results in less frequent hospitalization and decreased dependency on medications. This leads to a healthier and better quality of life for participating seniors because fewer health care resources are needed, so care is not as costly and participants can spend quality time enjoying one another and the activities of the centers.
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE Laurel
1308 Laurel St.
Columbia, SC 29201
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE Lexington
700 Knox Abbott Dr.
West Columbia, SC 29169
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE Shandon
1100 Shirley St.
Columbia, SC 29205
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE White Rock
109 Wartburg St.
White Rock, SC 29177
Who pays for Palmetto SeniorCare PACE?
The program pools funding sources to provide care based on the needs of individuals rather than reimbursement guidelines for traditional fee-for-service payment sources.
Once enrolled in the program, all services are provided by Palmetto SeniorCare PACE rather than by individual providers under the traditional fee-for-service system. If the participant is eligible for Medicare and/or Medicaid, Palmetto SeniorCare PACE takes the place of the standard Medicare and/or Medicaid programs. The only payment made by Medicare and/or Medicaid for the care the participant needs will be one payment each month to Palmetto SeniorCare PACE.
Who is eligible for Palmetto SeniorCare PACE?
Participants are eligible for the program if they are:
How do you enroll in Palmetto SeniorCare PACE?
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE complies with applicable federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex. More information (PDF)
Palmetto SeniorCare PACE cumple con las leyes federales de derechos civiles aplicables y no discrimina por motivos de raza, color, nacionalidad, edad, discapacidad o sexo. Mas informacion (PDF)
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