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Mountain Empire PACE is a non-profit program. It
is funded through a contract with Medicaid and Medicare. In the contract,
Mountain Empire PACE agrees to provide every service covered by Medicaid and
Medicare plus other services the IDT decides are necessary.
Mountain Empire PACE offers
health coverage 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All
services must be approved by the Mountain Empire PACE IDT.
Services are provided in the
Mountain Empire PACE Center, in the homes of participants, and in hospitals,
nursing homes, physician offices, or other locations as needed.
Services available at the
Mountain Empire PACE Center include:
services by a geriatric specialist
Adult Day Health
and Respite Care
(bathing, grooming, help with other activities of
medication and assistance
Services available at home include:
Adaptation of the
home to accommodate disabilities or special needs
(skilled nursing services)
(bathing, grooming, other help with activities of
Emergency Response System
medication and assistance respite services
therapies (physical, occupational, speech)
to/from PACE appointments
Mountain Empire Older Citizens, Inc.
P.O. Box 888
Big Stone Gap, Virginia 24219
Toll Free: 866-793-7223