Welcome to GCM New England
Resources for: General Public, Professional Care Managers, Caregivers, Elders, at home Seniors, prospective Geriatric Managers.
We were founded in 1986 and presently have over 200 members in our Chapter. Professional Geriatric Care Managers are trained and expered in in any of several fields related to care management ( social work, psychology, nursing, gerontology, physical therapy, occupational therapy and or any equivalent background with caring for elders. We all hold Certification from one of three certifying bodies recognized by NAPGCM.
Geriatric Care Managers are professionals that specialize in assisting elders and families meet their care needs. We assess older adults and collaborate with our clients and families to come up with appropriate and personal care plans. We understand the challenges of aging.
GCMNE provides the opportunity for our members to receive educational opportunities at our meetings. We collaborate with agencies, consumers and other professionals. Our mission is to define and promote the highest standard of practice by professionals who are assisting elders and their families while maximizing independence and safety. Learn more about becoming a member of NAPGCM and affiliating with our local Chapter. There are different categories of Membership available.
Wishing you a wonderful 2015!
Mary Anne Wonn BSN, RN, CMC