Phone: 917.817.8839     email: OhanaHealthAdvocacy@gmail.com

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Health & Patient Advocacy

OHANA

... for the Heart of the Family

OHANA Health & Patient Advocacy specializes in:


* Medical billing and claims reconciliation.
* Long term care insurance coordination.

* Track paperwork and records.  

* Social Security disability filing assistance.
* Help with filing insurance claims, dispute denials, and manage or reduce your hospital and medical bills.

* Helping families find special services in eldercare, in-home care, physical therapy, and more.

OHANA can also help you find other services provided by independent health and patient advocates, such as:

* Accompany you to medical appointments or stay by your bedside in the hospital.
* Help you learn more about your medical condition and treatment options.
* Review your prescriptions and medications to be sure there are no conflicts.
* Help you maintain a healthy pregnancy and raise healthy babies by working with a midwife, doula or lactation specialist.
* Teach you pain management techniques.
* Help you develop your end-of-life planning and paperwork like living wills, DNRs or other advance directives.
* Help your family come to agreement on decisions that need to be made for a loved one who needs health-related assistance.  
* Find legal assistance after a medical error.  


If you need assistance in any other area not listed here, please feel free to call for possible referrals. 



American Cancer Society - www.cancer.org

American Diabetes Association - www.diabetes.org

American Heart Association - www.heart.org

Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) - www.alfa.org

Autism Society - www.autism-society.org

Eldercare Locator -www.eldercare.gov

Medicaid -www.medicaid.gov

Medicare - www.medicare.gov

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging - www.n4a.org

National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center - www.ltcombudsman.org

Pancreatic Cancer  Action Network -www.pancan.org