FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

 

When are the visiting hours?

We always welcome visitors.  There are no set visiting hours.  However, we would like to be considerate of other patients.

Can I bring my children to visit?

Yes, children are able to visit but need to be supervised by an adult while on the premises.

How often will a physician or health professional visit?

Physicians generally see patients upon 2-3 days of admission and rounds every couple of days. However, our nursing professionals are in constant contact with all of the physicians that visit the facility. Check with our nursing staff for further information.

Will I be required to do my loved ones laundry?

No, but we encourage labeling their clothes when it is done at the facility.

Can I bring in my loved one’s favorite food?

Consistent with the provision of special diets, always consult with the nursing staff before bringing food to patients. Any food kept in the resident room must be in properly sealed containers.

Will my loved one’s room have a television?

All of the rooms already have free cable television in them, we just ask that patients be respectful of the resident next to them in the evening.

Will Part A cover my stay in the facility?

Patients must have a Medicare card that reads Hospital Insurance. They must also be admitted to the facility with a physician order within 30 days of a three consecutive night hospital stay. Generally, during the first 20 days of care, Medicare will pay 100%. For days 21-100, a $161.00 daily co-insurance rate is required. Medicare does not cover skilled nursing fees over 100 days.

Is there any private rooms available to use?

We have 2 private rooms available, but subject to availability.

Can I bring a family pet to the facility?

Yes, pets are able to visit as long as they are not aggressive, leashed at all times and need to be supervised.

Can I take my loved one home for a visit?

Patients may have a pass that is issued and approved by the physician, which can be arranged through nursing staff.

Where should I park when I come to visit?

Unfortunately, we only have metered street parking.

What articles of clothing should I bring?

We encourage patient to have a couple of tops and bottoms for daytime and for sleeping and rubber soled shoes and/or slippers. We advise that patients do not keep valuable jewelry or large amounts of cash in the facility.

How often will the Rehabilitation staff work with my loved one?

Our Rehabilitation staff will work with our residents 6 days a week in accordance with doctor’s orders.