Mental health plays a considerable role in overall health and wellbeing, and only recently are many of these conditions being normalized brought to the forefront in the media.  Many challenges surround the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions including identifying risk factors, increasing awareness, receiving proper treatment, removing the stigma, eliminating health disparities, and…

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The annual Part D Deductible for 2022 may be as high as $480 for some Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage with Part D drug plans. In 2021, the highest deductible was $445. A deductible, in simplest form, is the amount you must pay out of your pocket before the insurance will kick in and…

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We believe every person should be able to maintain their health, independence, and choice as they age. No matter what that looks like for you or the older adult in your life, it’s possible.  Aging presents new and unique challenges. These challenges are easier to face when you understand them. However, there’s so much information…

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From CareWell’s Active Daily Living Newsletter A new study suggests that increasing your daily steps may also add years to your life. Folks who took about 7,000 steps a day had a 50% to 70% lower risk of dying from all causes during after 11 years of follow-up when compared with people who took fewer…

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CareWell Services is proud to partner with local organizations serving seniors in our community, and that includes senior centers. We partner with both Forks Senior Center in Albion and Heritage Commons Senior Enrichment Center in Marshall to support their programs and services for seniors.  Luann Sommers is the director at Forks Senior Center and Kitty…

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MMAP counselors are excited to see you in person for this year’s open enrollment with social distancing and barriers in place! For those that do not wish to get out of the house quite yet, we understand, and we will still be available to counsel you over the phone. From October 15 through December 7,…

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Open Enrollment is coming, and with it you may begin to see many commercials on TV telling you about Medicare Advantage Plans and their benefits.   Each year, our MMAP offices receive calls about the promises these commercials make regarding Medicare Advantage Plans or Dual Plans. There are many important pieces of information that are left…

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MARSHALL, MICHIGAN (September 28, 2021) – Many Marshall community members and organizations gathered on Thursday, September 23, 2021, for the ground breaking of the new Heritage Commons Senior Enrichment Center. The new center is located in the Marshall Plaza at the former Goodwill and Cash Store spaces and will boast over 10,000 square feet filled…

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by Linda Frost, Chief Clinical Officer Through our Care Management program we work with many caregivers who are working hard to determine what is best for their loved one’s changing needs and abilities. If you are caring for a loved one, don’t forget to take a little time this week to care for yourself as…

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At CareWell Services, we value independence so much it is in our mission: Promoting health, independence, and choice. Independence is something that most of us long for, especially as we age. As our abilities change, it’s important to consider what changes we can make to maintain our independence while also seeking help where needed. One…

Read more

Mental health plays a considerable role in overall health and wellbeing, and only recently are many of these conditions being normalized brought to the forefront in the media.  Many challenges surround the diagnosis and treatment of mental health conditions including identifying risk factors, increasing awareness, receiving proper treatment, removing the stigma, eliminating health disparities, and…

Read more

The annual Part D Deductible for 2022 may be as high as $480 for some Medicare Part D or Medicare Advantage with Part D drug plans. In 2021, the highest deductible was $445. A deductible, in simplest form, is the amount you must pay out of your pocket before the insurance will kick in and…

Read more

We believe every person should be able to maintain their health, independence, and choice as they age. No matter what that looks like for you or the older adult in your life, it’s possible.  Aging presents new and unique challenges. These challenges are easier to face when you understand them. However, there’s so much information…

Read more

From CareWell’s Active Daily Living Newsletter A new study suggests that increasing your daily steps may also add years to your life. Folks who took about 7,000 steps a day had a 50% to 70% lower risk of dying from all causes during after 11 years of follow-up when compared with people who took fewer…

Read more

CareWell Services is proud to partner with local organizations serving seniors in our community, and that includes senior centers. We partner with both Forks Senior Center in Albion and Heritage Commons Senior Enrichment Center in Marshall to support their programs and services for seniors.  Luann Sommers is the director at Forks Senior Center and Kitty…

Read more

MMAP counselors are excited to see you in person for this year’s open enrollment with social distancing and barriers in place! For those that do not wish to get out of the house quite yet, we understand, and we will still be available to counsel you over the phone. From October 15 through December 7,…

Read more

Open Enrollment is coming, and with it you may begin to see many commercials on TV telling you about Medicare Advantage Plans and their benefits.   Each year, our MMAP offices receive calls about the promises these commercials make regarding Medicare Advantage Plans or Dual Plans. There are many important pieces of information that are left…

Read more

MARSHALL, MICHIGAN (September 28, 2021) – Many Marshall community members and organizations gathered on Thursday, September 23, 2021, for the ground breaking of the new Heritage Commons Senior Enrichment Center. The new center is located in the Marshall Plaza at the former Goodwill and Cash Store spaces and will boast over 10,000 square feet filled…

Read more

by Linda Frost, Chief Clinical Officer Through our Care Management program we work with many caregivers who are working hard to determine what is best for their loved one’s changing needs and abilities. If you are caring for a loved one, don’t forget to take a little time this week to care for yourself as…

Read more

At CareWell Services, we value independence so much it is in our mission: Promoting health, independence, and choice. Independence is something that most of us long for, especially as we age. As our abilities change, it’s important to consider what changes we can make to maintain our independence while also seeking help where needed. One…

Read more