Healthy at Every Age
Our priority at Henry Ford Health System is to improve and maintain a high quality of life for each patient, so that every day is one well lived.
The experts at Henry Ford have set the gold standard of care for adults - from the active to the frail elderly - providing excellence in the art of health care and creating a culture of wellness and independence. Each patient is cared for with the expertise and compassion we expect for our own families and friends.
Our physicians implement a team approach, offering comprehensive, individualized and specialty services for adults as they age - from those in good health to those who require greater medical assistance.
At Henry Ford, we can provide every service that any senior may require. Through a number of innovative services, we can provide care at one of our medical centers or hospitals, or in your own home through our home-based programs.
We're proud to offer services and programs tailored specifically to people as they age. We provide world-class care from the Henry Ford Medical Group as well as specialized community physicians, at our more than 40 locations throughout southeast Michigan.
Henry Ford also has several programs designed specifically for senior patients, including:
- Behavioral Health Services - Comprehensive programs available throughout Metro Detroit
- Center for Senior Independence - A unique program designed to help frail, elderly people stay at home and out of a nursing home
- ElderSpine Clinic - To treat the unique spine and back conditions of seniors
- Falls Prevention Clinic - To help seniors learn techniques to prevent falling and breaking bones
- Geriatric Clinic - Specialize in dementia, fall assessments, unexpected weight loss and other medical and functional problems specific to seniors
- Health Services at Home - Customized home care with a full range of products and services
- Joint Replacement - Leaders in joint replacement surgery - being one of the first hospitals in the world to conduct joint replacement surgery
- Josephine Ford Cancer Institute - The cancer institute is an international leader in the research, detection and treatment of cancer
- Pain Clinic - A clinic to diagnose and treat chronic pain problems in order to restore function and improve quality of life for older adults
- Vision Rehabilitation and Research - Rehab for visual deficits from ophthalmic or neurological causes, providing services to help people with low vision make the most of their available eyesight
- Visiting Physicians - Individuals who are not able to travel can be seen by a Henry Ford visiting physicians where they live.
- Wound Care Clinic - Offering multidisciplinary and comprehensive chronic wound treatment and education