We offer various servicces for Adult Health:
What is Case Management?
Provides assistance to individuals who desire to gain access to services, authorize and coordinate services provided through the Minnesota Department of Human Services waivered services, monitor the delivery of services adjusting them to meet the individual’s continuing needs and advocate for the right of the individual to assure his or her health safety.
Who is Eligible?
Individuals who meet the eligibility requirements for the Minnesota Department of Human Services waivered programs. Eligibility is based on factors such as age, income, disabilities, and risk for institutional care.
Who Determines Eligibility?
Through a process called Long Term Care Consultation, a nurse and/or a social worker meet the individual and family to determine needs and conduct a financial assessment. In some cases the individual is referred to a financial worker through Norman County Social Services.
To ask for a Long Term Care Consultation please call Minnesota Senior Linkage Line at 1-800-333-2433 or call Norman-Mahnomen Public Health at 218-784-5425 or 218-935-2527 if you have further questions.
Personal care assistance services help a person with day-to-day activities in their home and community. PCAs help people with activities of daily living, health-related procedures and tasks, observation and redirection of behaviors and instrumental activities of daily living for adults. It is available to eligible people enrolled in a Minnesota Health Care Program. A PCA Assessment is done in the client’s home to determine eligibility and PCA time.
- Contact Norman-Mahnomen Public Health to find out more about PCA services or to make a referral at 218-784-5425 or 218-935-2527.
Adult and Child immunizations are available in the office by appointment. Those individuals who are eligible for Minnesota Vaccine for Children can receive an immunization for $5 per immunization. No one will be refused due to inability to pay.
Please consult with one of our nurses to find out more about immunizations.