Immanuel Pathways

Immanuel Pathways

You’ve spent a lifetime building your home. It’s where you’re comfortable. Relaxed. At your best. There, surrounded by memories is where you want to be, and we want you to continue living there as long as possible. Our Immanuel Pathways program brings the care to you; in your home and in the PACE® Center, so all your needs are met.

This non-profit Program of All-inclusive Care for the Elderly (PACE®) offers a complete health plan for eligible individuals. Our comprehensive team of health-care professionals manages not only your well-being but also your connection to the community and the life you’ve made in your home. It’s a more personal and complete way of getting health care.

Locations

Immanuel Pathways currently serves seniors in three areas:

Eastern Nebraska in select zip codes of Douglas, Sarpy, Cass, Dodge, Saunders and Washington counties.

Southwest Iowa: in Mills, Harrison and Pottawattamie counties.

Central Iowa: in Boone, Dallas, Jasper, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Polk, Story and Warren counties.

Eastern Nebraska (402) 991-0330
5755 Sorensen Parkway
Omaha, NE 68104

Southwest Iowa (712) 256-7284
1702 North 16th Street
Council Bluffs, IA 51501

Central Iowa (515) 270-5000
7700 Hickman Road
Windsor Heights, IA 50324

Care & Services

We want you to live in your home for as long as possible. To accomplish that goal, we provide a wide range of care to help you remain active and healthy. We encourage and cover preventative care, as well as all the services covered by Medicare and Medicaid as authorized by our Interdisciplinary Team.

Immanuel Pathways is a provider-sponsored health plan, which means you’ll work with your PACE® primary care providers and specialists to make decisions about your health care. It is your decision, and we’re here to make it happen.

Some of the many services include:

  • Therapeutic and Recreational Center Services
  • Transportation to the PACE® Center and medical appointments
  • Home Care
  • Primary Care
  • Prescription Drugs
  • Emergency Services
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dentistry
  • Social Services
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Hospital Care
  • Nursing Home Care

Eligibility

  • You may enroll in Immanuel Pathways if you meet the following:
  • You are 55 years or older.
  • You live in an Immanuel Pathways service area.
  • You are assessed to meet nursing facility level of care.
  • You are able to live safely in the community with the support of Immanuel Pathways services.

Costs

Immanuel Pathways charges no deductibles or copayments for any drug, service or care approved by the PACE® Interdisciplinary Team.

If you are eligible for Medicaid and Medicare, you pay no premium for the Immanuel Pathways services.

If you are eligible for Medicaid only, you pay no premium for Immanuel Pathways services.

If you are eligible for Medicare only, you will be charged a monthly premium for the program, which includes Medicare Part D.

If you are not eligible for Medicare or Medicaid, Immanuel Pathways staff will discuss a private pay rate with you.

PACE® participants may be fully and personally liable for the costs of unauthorized or out-of-PACE® services. Emergency services are covered.

PACE Center News

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May 9, 2016

Ole!

Immanuel Pathways knows how to celebrate Cinco De Mayo with margarita mocktails, taco cookies, and what is a party without a photo booth!

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Jul 4, 2016

Windsor Heights 4th of July Parade

Staff members from Immanuel Pathways in Central Iowa participated in the Windsor Heights 4th of July parade on Monday! Looks like everyone had a great time!

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Aug 1, 2016

Hawaiian Day at Immanuel Pathways Southwest Iowa

It was Hawaiian Day recently at Immanuel Pathways Southwest Iowa.

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Wendy Taylor
Wendy Taylor
Executive Director, Pathways Omaha

Immanuel cares for seniors not just at Immanuel Pathways but throughout the Immanuel Communities. Immanuel employees work together as a team to serve our senior family.

Pr. Jodi Wangsness
Pr. Jodi Wangsness
PACE Pastor/Counselor

I see people transformed every month. Folks who have been isolated in their homes become new people after meeting new friends and finding a place where they can belong.

Dr. Adam Vossen
Dr. Adam Vossen
Pathways Medical Director

With the PACE program we are able to provide our participants with the type of medical care I always wanted to be a part of, but never thought possible.

Becky Aboe
Becky Aboe
Executive Director

Working at Immanuel is so special because I am able to work for a company whose mission is aligned with my personal values. It is a blessing to be part of a team that treats each other and our participants with compassion, honor, and integrity.

Megan Thibodeau
Megan Thibodeau
Executive Director, Pathways Central Iowa

Everyone plays a different, yet equally weighted role, in the care delivery process. I love that the PACE model is based upon collaboration. Without each and every team member, we would not be able to do what we do.

Dr. Robert McKinney
Dr. Robert McKinney
Primary Care Physician, Pathways Central Iowa

The most unique thing Immanuel does is allow otherwise disconnected services to work in unison to make people's lives whole again.

Mark Hadlund
Mark Hadlund
Participant Since 2014

Everyone is so helpful. I like everything; I really do!

Judith Hansen
Judith Hansen
Participant Since 2014

What surprised me most was that the program was faith based and the loving care that is provided. We are not treated like patients, we are treated like family and that is a big thing.

Annie Mae Cooper
Annie Mae Cooper
Participant since 2013

Some have family, some don’t have family; but when you come here, we all have family. You can’t be anywhere better than this. They will help you in every way that you can be helped.

Jeannie McIntosh
Jeannie McIntosh
Participant since 2015

I enjoy the games and prizes. Also, the information that I have been given.

Marie Johnson
Marie Johnson
Participant since 2015

Everyone is so friendly. When I’m on the bus and we drive up to the front of the center, we all say “we’re home!” because it really feels like home.