About Elder Guide - Jean Hostetter

Jean has 23 yrs experience working in Home Health and In-Patient Rehabilitation as a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  Her goal is to assist families and care givers to help keep loved ones safely at home, while helping to maintain functional mobility, independence and improve their quality of life while remaining in their home.  She will provide a home assessment and instruct patients in utilizing techniques to improve balance and reduce risk of falls, status checks including monitoring vital signs and assisting patients with improving overall endurance. By developing an exercise and activity routine, she will help the patient improve and then maintain strength, endurance and stability. She will serve as a liaison between family members and caregivers with regular updates on patient progress and skills, and monitor medically complex patients for changes in status on an as-need basis.