White Earth Nation

Long Term Care Consultation

Long Term Care Staff

 

Programs       Services       Resources       Contact Information 


Long Term Care Consultation or LTCC is a free visit provided in your home or nursing facility to help you plan services and other supports you need to remain in your home, or return to your home, if you are in a nursing facility.

A public health nurse and or a social worker from White Earth Home Health Agency will call you within 10 days after your request to schedule a visit. You may also receive this service from your local county human service agency. 

 

 

During the visit we will discuss a variety of topics which may include:

  • Your general health
  • Your daily routine
  • Your home environment
  • Your circle of support
  • Your program eligibility
  • Your local services
  • Your long term plans

Programs

A variety of programs are available based on the individuals level of care, income guidelines, and medical/social needs.

Programs available include:

  • Elderly waiver
  • Alternative Care
  • Community alternatives for disabled individuals
  • Community alternative care
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Tribal health services
  • Community programs
  • Developmentally Delayed Waiver - Coming Soon!

We recognize that each person has individual needs. We attempt to utilize all available resources to assist you with your choices. We would be more than happy to help you determine in you are eligible for these services.


Services

A variety of services are available based on the program that you may be eligible for.

Services include:

  • Home delivered meals
  • Skilled nurse visits
  • Home health aid
  • Homemaking
  • Transportation
  • Medical equipment
  • Home modification
  • Personal care attendant
  • Caregiver supports
  • Respite
  • Life line service
  • Assistance filling out program applications
  • Referrals to community programs and services
  • Advocacy

We recognize that each person has individual needs. We attempt to utilize all available resources to assist you with your choices. We would be more than happy to help you determine in you are eligible for these services.


Resources

Senior Linkage Line - 800-333-2433

White Earth RTC - (218) 983-3285

White Earth IHS - (218) 983-4300

Transportation

Medivan - 800-422-0976

Heartland Express - (218) 935-2560

Human Service Agencies

Becker County - (218) 847-5628

Mahnomen County - (218) 935-2568

Clearwater County - (218) 694-6164


To make a referral please contact:

LTCC Staff
Christine Lunde

White Earth Long Term Care Consultation Program
P. O. Box 496
White Earth, MN 56591
Phone: (218) 983-3286
Fax: (218) 983-3724