The Option Group – Ellen S. Platt
The Option Group Case Management and Consulting: A Certified Geriatric Care Manager (GCM) can help families navigate longevity by conducting assessments, offering consultation, and providing recommendations for seniors or those with disabilities. The goal is to ensure the highest level of safety, independence and comfort as possible by determining the most appropriate plan of care for aging in place at home, or identifying alternatives to care. The GCM can provide one-time assessments, short term assistance, or long term, ongoing case management. The care manager will create and implement care plans and implement care plans, provide patient advocacy, active case management, and ongoing monitoring to coordinate resources for seniors and their caregivers, in order to establish a safe environment and provide peace of mind.
Ellen Platt, MEd, CRC, CCM is a Certified Rehabilitation Counselor, Certified Case Manager, and a Certified Geriatric Care Manager through the National Association of Professional Geriatric Care Managers. All certifications require rigorous training, background and experience to obtain, and ongoing maintenance and continuing education to maintain each certification. In addition, each certification requires adherence to a strict Code of Ethics in order to remain certified.
Geographic Areas Served: Large Baltimore Metropolitan area, Harford County, Carroll County, and Howard County.