SHARP represents a unique collection of health care providers from Northwest Arkansas, Eastern Oklahoma and Southwestern Missouri. As these areas expand, staying in touch is critical. To help alleviate this problem we have developed an online directory to better assist our patients with the resources available near them.
Acute Specialty Hospitals
Advanced Specialty Hospitals Long Term Acute Care Hospitals (LTACH- pronounced L-tack) fill an important role in the continuum of patient care and address the needs of a small, but growing, patient population who cannot be effectively treated in the conventional healthcare setting.
Adult Day Care Services
Adult day care is a planned program of activities designed to promote well-being though social and health-related services.
Aging Suport Services
The Division of Aging Services (DAS) coordinates with other aging organizations to provide services to appropriately sustain older Georgians in their homes and communities. These services also provide support to family members and caregivers.
For an older adult, the choice between assisted living and independent living usually depends on how well an individual can manage daily activities without extra assistance. Examples of daily activities include, but are not limited to: preparing meals, personal hygiene, managing medications, completing household chores, driving/coordinating transportation, and maintaining personal…
Clinics & Specialty Care needs
A facility, often associated with a hospital or medical school, that is devoted to the diagnosis and care of outpatients. A medical establishment run by several specialists working in cooperation and sharing the same facilities.
Estate Planning Services
Does the whole idea of "estate planning" seem a little off-putting to you? Many people think it's something that only rich people need to do. Don't let the legal terminology fool you. Estate planning is simply the process of getting your affairs in order so that you make things easier…
Financial Planning Services
The senior market in America represents a prime target for financial planners and insurance agents for many reasons. Long-term care, estate planning and asset management are just some of the lucrative services needed by the elderly, and a growing number of financial planning professionals and firms are able to specialize…
Home Health Skilled Providers
Home health care is a wide range of health care services that can be given in your home for an illness or injury. Home health care is usually less expensive, more convenient, and just as effective as care you get in a hospital or skilled nursing facility
Hospice Care Services
Although death is a natural part of life, the thought of dying understandably still frightens many people. You may imagine pain and loneliness, spending your final days in the cold, sterile environment of a hospital far from family, friends and all that you know and love. However, hospice care represents…
For an older adult, the choice between assisted living and independent living usually depends on how well an individual can manage daily activities
If you're retired and have Medicare and group health plan coverage from a former employer, generally Medicare pays first and your retiree coverage pays second.
Durable (long-lasting) Used for a medical reason Not usually useful to someone who isn't sick or injured Used in your home
Non-Medical Home Care
Non medical home care is a service that helps those in need by assisting with activities of daily living (ADLs) in order to continue living life from the comfort of his or her own home. Home care is a model that can include both professional and informal support networks such…
Starting a nonprofit can be very rewarding but very complex as well. As an administrator you have to start thinking about choosing a board of directors, maintain compliance with government regulations, marketing your organization, developing a strategic plan, hiring employees, training volunteers, and much more.
Providing home or office delivery or pickup of all medications
Skilled Rehab & Long Term Care
Nursing and rehabilitation centers across the country have changed to meet the diverse needs of today's patients and residents. Today's resident might be an active senior citizen recovering from a knee replacement before returning to the golf course, or a young mother receiving physical therapy to recover from an auto…
SHARP connects you with healthcare providers in Northwest Arkansas, Eastern Oklahoma and Southwestern Missouri. Our hope is we can assist in finding the right partner, close to you, for your every need.
Welcome to East Oklahoma! Some might say East Oklahoma is where the West begins. Bordered by Arkansas to the east, it is here that wooded hills turn to rolling prairies, where the birthplace of Will Rogers enshrined a cowboy culture and what was originally called Indian Territory before statehood gave…
Welcome to Northwest Arkansas, one of the fastest growing and most dynamic regions in America! Whether you’re here for business or pleasure, we welcome you to explore and experience all that’s available in the northwest corner of the Natural State. Our historic downtowns and vibrant entertainment districts are recognized as…
Southwest Missouri Tourism is thriving, with plenty of towns to visit and things to do. Southwest Missouri was the site of several Civil War battles and skirmishes, and the region retains its ties to the past with historic sites where you can explore the state's involvement in the war. In…