Senior Services

Senior Services

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ValleyCare Health System is committed to serving the needs of older adults, their caregivers and their families. Serving both healthy adults and those who are homebound, our services include information, referrals, medical and preventive care.

Coumadin Clinic

Coumadin, a blood-thinning medication, requires vigilant monitoring because the potential for food or drug interactions and side effects is high. Providing comforting, one-on-one support, ValleyCare Clinical Pharmacy staff works with patients to monitor blood tests, ensure adherence and proper dosage and check for possible complications. A physician referral required.

To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 925.416.3493.

Discharge Planning

ValleyCare's case managers and social workers provide professional care and discharge planning to help ease the transition from hospital to home. They provide a wealth of resource information whether it be from medical home care and medical equipment or financial support and meals.

For more information, call 925.416.3653.

Flu Shots

Every fall season, seniors can receive a flu shot at our Occupational Health Services located at 4000 Dublin Blvd., Suite 150, Dublin. No appointment necessary.

For more information, call our flu hotline at 925.416.6888.

Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (HICAP)

Sponsored by the California Department of Aging, assistance is provided for Medicare and other senior insurance issues. HICAP volunteer counselors are available to help compare health plans in an unbiased manner. They also have information on Medicare benefits, supplemental insurance and other health care options. Consultations are by appointment only.

To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 800.393.0363.

LifeStyleRx

LifeStyleRx is an innovative, medically based wellness center. LifeStyleRx will provide you with an opportunity to improve your health, fitness and vitality regardless of your current health status. From warm-water therapy pool classes to gentle yoga and exercise classes, LifeStyleRx can help you get fit and stay fit.

For more information or to enroll, please call 925.454.6342.

Meals on Wheels for Seniors

Approximately 450 homebound seniors throughout the Tri-Valley enjoy nutritious, low-cost meals delivered to their homes daily. Beyond helping seniors maintain their quality of life, Meals on Wheels has helped save lives by providing quality food daily.

For more information, call 925.373.4156.

Pharmacy Clinic/Prescription Advice

Learn valuable and even lifesaving information about your medications, over-the-counter drugs, supplements and herbs during this private consultation with a ValleyCare clinical pharmacist.

To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 925.416.3493.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

ValleyCare Health System's innovative Pulmonary Rehabilitation program is committed to helping those with various respiratory ailments lead full and satisfying lives at work, home and in the community. This six-week program consists of exercise, education and support for people with documented lung disease. A physician referral is required.

To schedule an appointment or for more information, call 925.373.4128.

Senior Housing Complex

In collaboration with the City of Livermore and ValleyCare Health System, Heritage Estates senior living opened in 2004, with assisted-living apartments and independent-living units. The complex is located across the street from ValleyCare's Livermore campus on East Stanley Boulevard. Leisure Care Corporation manage the services.

For more information, call Heritage Estates at 925.373.3636.

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