Fallon Community Health Plan opens Summit ElderCare in Springfield

Fallon Community Health Plan (FCHP) announced the opening of a new senior care facility, Summit ElderCare, a Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE), in Springfield, Mass. FCHP is the first to bring this nationally recognized model of care to the western Massachusetts region.

Summit ElderCare offers a community-based alternative for older adults who want to avoid moving into a nursing home. Summit ElderCare provides medical care, geriatric case management, care coordination, adult day health services, full insurance coverage –including Medicare Part D prescription coverage – and in-home support. all in one personalized program.