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Senior Services

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare 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, and 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

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.

Pulmonary Rehabilitation

Stanford Health Care – ValleyCare'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.