Skilled Nursing Services 7 days a week, 24 hours a day
We never stop caring for your loved one.
We provide counseling for residents and families to assist in their adjustment to nursing home life. We are proud to announce that Derwin Friday received the Social Worker of the Year for 2014 from the North Carolina Council on Aging.
Registered Dietitian Services
Nutrition counseling and meal planning is provided by professional staff to meet our resident’s dietary needs without forgetting to tickle their taste buds.
Our facility offers temporary 24-hour care, giving both the caregiver and the loved one a break from the daily routine. For a few days to a few weeks, you can know that your loved one is cared for in a safe, comfortable environment surrounded by people who offer personal care and companionship.
To hasten recovery we offer short-term care for patients recovering from surgery when they are no longer in need of hospital care but are unable to care for themselves.
Wound Care and Management
Our staff is fully trained to appropriately assess, monitor and treat surgical, vascular, pressure and other wounds. Our staff is also fully trained in the prevention of pressure wounds.
We are also proud to offer a Board Certified Wound Care Physician.
Restorative Nursing Care
While in our hands, our commitment is to do the utmost to preserve and promote the resident’s optimum level of functioning and independence.
Our facility provides a full range of therapeutic care and management of chronic heart and lung disease.
Our staff keep current with a variety of proven techniques and treatments to ease the suffering and improve the quality of life for those living with pain.
Recovery from a heart attack or heart surgery is more successful when the patient is able to follow a medically supervised program. This treatment requires a long-term commitment from the patient and their team of health care providers. Our facility is committed to the excellence in cardiac rehabilitation outcomes.
Diabetic Management and Care
Disease management requires alleviating the symptoms and maintaining the resident’s quality of life while identifying and addressing the underlying causes of diabetes.
Stroke Care and Rehabilitation
Our therapists are committed to assisting stroke patients relearn skills that have been lost when part of the brain has been damaged. These skills include motor, cognitive and speech functions.
The goal of end of life care is to help people who are dying have peace, comfort, and dignity. Our specially certified staff is trained to provide medical, psychological, and spiritual support to you and your loved one.
Registered Pharmacist Medication Assessment and Monitoring
Registered pharmacists routinely review resident’s medications, clinical conditions, and diagnoses to ensure that the resident’s medications are appropriate.
Acute Care Services
Our facility is equipped to provide the treatments necessary for the continued health and wellbeing of our residents. The following are some of the areas we specialize in but are not limited to:
- Clinical Nurse Assessment, Implementation of Care Strategies, and Monitoring of Outcomes of Care
- IV Medications
- IV Fluids
- Parenteral Nutrition
- Laboratory monitoring
- Tracheostomy Care
- On site swallowing study’s.