Increasing Level of Care. Is It Time? 

Guidance and Support Our ElderHealth team frequently receives inquiries and actively engages in educating, guiding, and supporting our members and their families regarding the following questions related to caring for someone diagnosed with a neurocognitive disorder. “How do I know when it is time to make a change to the amount or type of formal […]

Why Concierge Medicine?

In the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare, we often hear promises of a more personalized and patient-centered approach to medical care. Unfortunately, the promise is rarely delivered. Concierge medicine, also known as membership medicine, redefines the doctor-patient relationship by providing a unique healthcare experience. In this blog we will explore what concierge medicine is and delve […]

Advocate For Your Health: A Guide For Older Adults in The Emergency Room

A visit to the emergency room can be a daunting experience for anyone. But for older adults with cognitive and health decline, it can be especially challenging. Aging often brings with it a higher likelihood of health complications, and drug-disease interactions. All too often, patients enter and exit the emergency room without an accurate diagnosis […]

Seasonal Medical Care For Snowbirds in Tucson

Many people who visit Tucson extend their stay to a live here part-time. As a part-year resident, you may be sharing residency with another state or country. Snowbirds may require a few medical services avoid the doctor while they’re here unless they have international or PPO medical insurance. Those visitors who need access to primary […]

The Importance of Support Staff at a Doctor’s Office

We’ve all been there. Checking in at our doctor’s office to find the front desk staff would rather be anywhere other than work. You’re often met with no eye contact, not even a smile. You’re asked quick yes or no questions. “Has your insurance changed?” “Do you have your I.D and insurance card with you?” […]

ElderHealth Recognized as 2023 Neighborhood Fave Local Business

NextDoor app Winner of 2023 Neighborhood Faves

Press Release TUCSON, ARIZONAAUGUST 1, 2023 ElderHealth has been named to the winning list of Nextdoor’s 2023 Neighborhood Faves, the only annual awards where neighbors vote to celebrate their favorite local businesses. This year, Neighborhood Fave winners like ElderHealth will receive greater visibility and ranking on the Nextdoor app as well as a sticker to […]

Tucson’s Favorite Locally-Owned Primary Care in 2023

thank you 2023 Finalist Arizona Daily Star Best Locally Owned Primary Care

We are so excited to announce that ElderHealth at Home won the 2023 Arizona Daily Star Readers’ Choice for: ElderHealth at Home Voted a Favorite For Locally-Owned Primary Care in 2023 We’re proud to serve our community and grateful to be considered for this recognition is an honor. Thank you to all those who voted for […]

When do I Need a Geriatrician?

When do I Need a Geriatric Doctor

Meet Dr. Corinne Self, the founder of ElderHealth and a specialist in geriatric medicine. The US has an anti-aging culture. Some people wait to see a geriatric doctor after it’s too late to improve their quality-of-life. Read on to learn the benefits of having a quality geriatric primary care provider (PCP) in your 60s, 70s, […]

Music And Art Therapy: Stories of Cognitive Disorder Breakthroughs

Excerpts from the Heart At Home newsletter from ElderHealth How Music And Art Can Help Memory Care And Aging in Place We knew we had to go beyond the limited Western medicine toolbox. For instance, if antidepressants are not working, maybe supportive counseling, pet, music, or art therapy could help. We have developed a firsthand […]