PACE stands for Program for All-Inclusive Care for the Elderly. It is Authorized by New York State (Medicaid) and CMS (Medicare).
FHW-PACE provides insurance coverage, medical care and social support to participants who may otherwise be in a nursing home, but they wish to remain at home in the community.
The model is centered on the belief that it is better for the well-being of older adults with chronic care needs to be served in the community whenever possible.
Fallon Health Weinberg-PACE might be a great option for families who promised mom or dad that they would never put them in a nursing home.