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Short Term Care

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Offered at Senior Care Centers’ Skilled Nursing buildings, Short-Term Care provides additional care and support for those patients who seek to regain strength and achieve their prior level of functioning following hospitalization or surgery.

Together with our medical director and specialty physicians, our team of healthcare professionals will develop an individualized plan of treatment to help our short-term residents return quickly and safely to their highest possible level of functioning. Short-term care for residents may be needed for a few days, weeks or any length of time. No matter the duration or extent of care offered, Senior Care Centers helps ensure that all assistance provided respects and honors the meaningful life of the individual.

  • 24-hour skilled nursing and medical support services
  • Each patient is transitioned as quickly as possible to their next level of care
  • Personalized rehabilitation and treatment plans
  • Access to a full range of therapy services including: physical, occupational, speech and intravenous (IV) therapies
  • Medication management in coordination with licensed nurses and physician support
  • Specialized Nutrition programs available
  • Comprehensive discharge plan with interdisciplinary team to ensure a safe transition back home
  • Transportation to and from scheduled doctor appointments and outings
  • Fun and engaging activities such as live music, worship services, painting courses, bingo and many others

Have questions about skilled nursing? ›

Skilled nursing care can leave you with a lot of questions. We are here to help you understand everything from how to pay for care to what you need to bring when you come to one of our communities. Other questions could include:

  • Is Skilled Nursing like a hospital?
  • How long are my care benefits?
  • Can I do my loved one’s laundry?
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How are skilled nursing and assisted living different? ›

On the surface, Assisted Living and Skilled Nursing may seem similar. However, there are some distinct differences in levels of care each provide, as well as the payment options and community environment. 

  • How do I pay for assisted living?
  • If I am mobile, is skilled nursing appropriate for me? 

How can I pay for skilled nursing services? ›

There are many ways to pay for skilled nursing services, and we work with people to navigate which option would be best for them. Follow this link to learn more about these options. 

  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Private long term care insurance
  • Private insurance coverage and private pay