Credentials

Advocare’s Founder and Director, Amy Seigel, has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Miami, and over 25 years of experience assisting patients in achieving their optimum level of health and quality of life.

Prior to forming Advocare in 2001 she was Director of Patient Services for a major hospital group. She holds national board certifications as a Certified Medical Case Manager (CCM) and Certified Rehabilitation Registered Nurse (CRRN). Her background includes geriatric medicine, neurology, stroke recovery, ortho / rehab, and traumatic head & brain injury. Amy serves on the Education and Public Relations Committees for the National and Florida Association of Geriatric Care Managers. She is an active member of The Elder Service Resource Network, Coalition on Aging, Case Management Society of America, and National Association of Rehabilitation Nurses.

Amy has served on a national committee for Sacred Aging, and is involved in several organizations that support and promote services for the elderly. Amy is an adjunct lecturer on elder care issues at Nova University in Ft. Lauderdale, and their Institute for Learning in Retirement. Amy is considered an authority on the care management industry.

Amy has served as an advisor on America’s Health Care Crisis Coalition to represent the needs of seniors in national health care policy. She has served as a lecturer on senior issues for Alzheimer’s Association and Hadassah and has led trainings for other Care Managers with the Florida Geriatric Care Management Association. She was recently interviewed and featured on SmartMoney.com and in January of 2010 was voted Case Manager of the Year by her peers in the non-profit¬†professional trade organization dedicated to case management – the South Florida Case Management Network.¬†¬†Amy welcomes you to learn more about South Florida Geriatric Care Management and Advocare at www.caremanage.com.