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At Home Geriatric Care Nurses

Geriatric care is the general name given to those who specialize in providing services for the elderly.  There are Geriatric Care Managers (GCM’s) and there are also At Home Geriatric Care Nurses or Nurse Practitioners who specialize in the care of those who are aged and in need.

A Registered Nurse is usually a staff member of a health facility, though they can be affiliated with an organization and still visit and practices their field in the home of those in need.  An at home Geriatric care nurse practitioner is a registered nurse who is additionally trained to conduct physical exams, counsel and treat elderly patients.  There are additional health care providers, many of whom are covered by insurance:

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