Phone: 917.817.8839     email: [email protected]

Additional Resources

Health & Patient Advocacy


... 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 -

American Diabetes Association -

American Heart Association -

Assisted Living Federation of America (ALFA) -

Autism Society -

Eldercare Locator


Medicare -

National Association of Area Agencies on Aging -

National Long Term Care Ombudsman Resource Center -

Pancreatic Cancer  Action Network