More about Health First Aging Institute
We want to collaborate with you, your family/caregivers and your primary care physician to improve your health, functioning, and understanding of the complex issues of aging. Our team will provide a comprehensive evaluation of your physical, cognitive, social, and emotional concerns. A full report or our findings and recommendations can be provided to you, your family, and your primary care provider.
Patients who typically benefit from these services include those with questions or concerns about:
- Memory loss/dementia
- Falls or gait imbalance
- Social isolation
- Loss of bladder or bowel control
- Weight gain or loss
- Medication issues
- Multiple medical problems
- Difficulty managing alone at home
- Need for daily assistance
- Possible need for alternative living arrangements
- Driving concerns
- Caregiver concerns
Meet our teams
Members of our interdisciplinary team in Melbourne include:
A team of specialist representing physical, occupational, and speech therapy; pharmacy; nutritional services; home care; private duty nursing; and hospice can be called to assist in your care as needed.
Online resources available: ElderCARE - ElderCARE is a free online information, referral, and care coordination resource for older adults and those who care about them.
Self-referral or physician referral are accepted for patients 65 years of age and over. (Please call to discuss needs for younger individuals.) Medicare and most secondary insurers cover our services.
For more information or to make an appointment, contact our Melbourne team at 321-727-3370.