Meet the Partners:

Jeanne Merritt, LCSW

 

Jennifer Rogers, CCM

 

Jeanne has lived in Bend, Oregon, for over 20 years where she has dedicated herself to serving seniors. In 2004, she received her Masters in Social Work (MSW) from Portland State University, with an emphasis in Geriatric Care, and went on to earn her Licensure in Clinical Social Work (LCSW). Her professional experience with seniors includes discharge planning, caregiving, case management, hospice social work, and senior advocacy. Jeanne is passionate about protecting the vulnerability of aging seniors, strengthening family ties, and promoting healing during hardships. She has innate ability to actively listen, synthesize issues, and identify practical solutions.


Jennifer has worked in the local Bend, Oregon community for the past 23 years. She holds a degree in Health Care Administration from Oregon State University, and accreditation as a Professional Case Manager through the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC). As a Case Manager, she is well versed in health insurance and navigating the healthcare system, including inpatient hospital stays, skilled nursing stays, provider/doctor visits, pharmacy, and labs. As an advocate, Jennifer maintains strong and positive relationships with local physicians, providers, hospital discharge planners, home health and hospice agencies.

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kinds of Clients Do You Serve?

We offer geriatric care management for aging seniors and families who want to address immediate and near-term care needs, those suddenly confronted with an illness or life altering event, and those who want to enhance overall quality of life.

How is Bend Senior Care Management different from a typical Home Care provider?

We assess needs, develop personalized care plans, coordinate care services, and serve as your local advocate when making day-to-day decisions. While we will coordinate home care services, Bend Senior Care Management does not provide in-home care services.
 
 

Frequently Asked Questions

What Kinds of Clients Do You Serve?

We offer geriatric care management for aging seniors and families who want to address immediate and near-term care needs, those suddenly confronted with an illness or life altering event, and those who want to enhance overall quality of life.

How is Bend Senior Care Management different from a typical Home Care provider?

We assess needs, develop personalized care plans, coordinate care services, and serve as your local advocate when making day-to-day decisions. While we will coordinate home care services, Bend Senior Care Management does not provide in-home care services.



Meet the Partners:

Jeanne Merritt, LCSW

 

Jennifer Rogers, CCM

 

Jeanne has lived in Bend, Oregon, for over 20 years where she has dedicated herself to serving seniors. In 2004, she received her Masters in Social Work (MSW) from Portland State University, with an emphasis in Geriatric Care, and went on to earn her Licensure in Clinical Social Work (LCSW). Her professional experience with seniors includes discharge planning, caregiving, case management, hospice social work, and senior advocacy. Jeanne is passionate about protecting the vulnerability of aging seniors, strengthening family ties, and promoting healing during hardships. She has innate ability to actively listen, synthesize issues, and identify practical solutions.


Jennifer has worked in the local Bend, Oregon community for the past 23 years. She holds a degree in Health Care Administration from Oregon State University, and accreditation as a Professional Case Manager through the Commission for Case Manager Certification (CCMC). As a Case Manager, she is well versed in health insurance and navigating the healthcare system, including inpatient hospital stays, skilled nursing stays, provider/doctor visits, pharmacy, and labs. As an advocate, Jennifer maintains strong and positive relationships with local physicians, providers, hospital discharge planners, home health and hospice agencies.