Maria R. Motsavage, RN, LNHA - Elder Care Coordinator

Maria R. Motsavage, RN, LNHA

Elder Care Coordinator
Elder Care Coordinator - Vestal

Maria Motsavage, our Elder Care Coordinator is a Registered Nurse and a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator. She has 36 years of experience in home care and long term care. 

Maria makes Home, Hospital and Nursing Home visits. 

How Can our Elder Care Coordinator Help You?

  • Do you have concerns about your loved one?
  • Do you need to understand the long term care system?
  • Do you need to know about community resources?
  • Do you need to understand how long term and health care services are accessed and paid for?

If so, our Elder Care Coordinator can help you with all of the above... and so much more.

In addition to being able to answer the questions above, she can:

  • Assist with navigating the long term care system
  • Conduct home visits to assist with identifying and resolving safety concerns
  • Coordinate referrals with community resources and providers
  • Provide education for professionals as well as caregivers and seniors
  • Act as an advocate for loved ones in nursing homes or assisted living
  • Attend care conferences to assist families in understanding the needs of their loved ones

Maria works in collaboration with our team of Elder Law Attorneys to make sure that seniors and their families attain the highest quality of life throughout the life care continuum.

  • Binghamton University, BS Nursing
  • Ideal Senior Living Center, President, CEO, & Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (1994-2012)
  • Community Health Nurse (18 Years)                                                                                       —————————————————————————————                        
  • 'Advance Directives - Who Will Speak for You?,' Speaker to the Parkinsons Support Group, 2019 & 2023
  • 'Advance Directives - Who Will Speak for You?,' Speaker to the Senior LGBTQ Support Group, 2023
  • 'Advance Directives,' Speaker via Zoom to Binghamton University Social Work students, December 9th, 2020
  • 'Estate Planning: Health Care Proxy, Living Wills,' Speaker at Elderwood Village Seminar, February 19th, 2020
  • 'Advance Directives: Who Will Speak For You?,' Speaker at BU School of Social Work, January 8th, 2020
  • 'Long Term Care Options; Observation Status; LTC Insurance Information,' Speaker to Lesko Financial Associates, November 22nd, 2019
  • 'Planning for Peace of Mind,' Speaker to the Schuyler County Office for Aging, October 5th, 2019
  • ' Medical Terminology & Treatment Issues,' Speaker to the Broome County Bar Association CLE, November 16th, 2018
  • 'Health Care Proxies, DNRs and MOLST (Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment),' Speaker for the 2018 Mitchell Rabbino National Healthcare Decisions Day, June 14th, 2018
  • Long Term Care Facilities' Employee Recognition Lunceon, Keynote Speaker, November 15th, 2017
  • 'Advance Directives,' Presenter to Action for Older Persons for the new NYS Ombudsman, November 8th, 2017
  • 'Enhancing your Elder Law Practice with an Elder Care Coordinator,' Speaker at the American Bar Association National Aging & Law Conference, October 26-27th, 2017
  • 'Community Resources & Navigating the Long Term Care System,' Speaker at BAE Lunch & Learn Group, September 13th, 2017
  • 'Navigating Long Term Care Coordination,' Speaker to the Financial Planning Association of the Southern Tier of New York, June 28th, 2017
  • 'Is Your Legal House in Order,' Speaker for the 2017 Mitchell Rabbino National Healthcare Decisions Day, June 8th, 2017
  • "Navigating the Maze of Elder Care", Speaker to the NYS Society of Medical Assistants Annual Convention, April 22nd, 2017
  • "Dementia Care Concepts", Speaker to Home Instead, March 23rd, 2017
  • Action for Older Persons, Board Member
  • Mercy House of the Southern Tier, Board Member
  • Broome County Office for Aging Advisory Council, Board Member
  • Broome County Elder Abuse Commitee of Family Violence Prevention, Committee Member

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