Medical Appointments

At Synod, we provide trained support staff to serve as client advocates, assisting those individuals who may need help communicating with their health care providers or negotiating the health care system. Staff are available to assist clients in scheduling and remembering appointments, to escort clients to and from doctor’s visits, and to participate in team meetings to ascertain the type and degree of support service needed. Our staff can work in conjunction with existing case management services depending on the client’s needs.

  • Schedule, calendar and track medical appointments
  • Accompany and transport client to medical appointments
  • Reinforce compliance with service plans and medications
  • Eyes and ears to facilitate communication between family and health, legal, and financial representatives
  • Consult with family and medical professionals