Life Care Planning is the first step toward ensuring that individuals facing chronic illness or catastrophic injury have what they need to live life to the fullest. For detailed and carefully evaluated life care planning, attorneys from Pittsburgh and the surrounding area turn to CARDINAL LifeCare Consulting.
What is a Life Care Plan?
A life care plan is a comprehensive estimate of an individual’s medical and non-medical needs throughout their lifetime that result from a catastrophic injury or chronic illness.
The experts at CARDINAL LifeCare Consulting use medical records, evidence based practice guidelines and recommendations from medical providers to create detailed life care plans. To us, all life care plans are unique and must be customized completely, though each one we create uses a specific METHODOLOGY to ensure accuracy and consistency.
Our certified consultants will carefully evaluate the individual needs and goals of the patient to create a plan that ensures he or she will be properly cared for. Our consultants have provided the credible life care planning services Pittsburgh has relied on for years.
When Is a Life Care Plan Necessary?
We typically provide a life care plan for individuals who are suffering from a chronic illness or catastrophic injury, including any of the following:
- Medical / Personal Injuries
- Chronic Pain
- Spinal cord injuries
- Traumatic brain injuries
- Burns and traumas
- Birth injuries
- Cerebral palsy
- Elder Care
If the individual is faced with complex healthcare intervention and long-term management, a life care plan can be instrumental in getting this individual the care that is needed.