Our nursing department provides excellent care combined with dignity for our residents. Professionally staffed around the clock, we give your loved one comfort and specialized care. The following skilled nursing a few of the services that are available at Burlington Care Center:
- Director of Nursing oversees all aspects of healthcare within the facility
- Individualized resident care plan treatments
- Dementia care
- Catheter care
- Nutrition & hydration programs
- Medication management & education
- Diabetic management & education
- Pain management
- Hospice program
We seek to maximize the quality of life for our long-term care population and offer them specialized restorative services. Our goal is to maintain or improve each resident’s highest functional ability.
- Activities of daily living
- Contracture management
- Positioning and alignment
- Range of motion
- Rehabilitative and social dining
- Strengthening and restraint reduction
- Weekly and monthly height and weight monitoring
Each of our residents comes to us with very different and specific rehab needs. Our entire rehabilitation team is committed to create individualized therapy programs that directly answer those specific needs. We encourage the resident to achieve their maximum outcomes of independence and ability.
Under the direction of the Hospice Team, end of life care is provided by our trained and compassionate staff. Both the resident and their family are provided loving care and support through the final stages of life and loss of a loved one.
For those who may not qualify for skilled care, we offer intermediate care in our home-like atmosphere. This level of care offers you 24-hour care administered by our staff of licensed nurses. Your medical services are always supervised by your personal physician.
A positive and uplifting atmosphere is vital to the success of healing, recovery, and rehabilitation. Burlington Care Center employs outgoing and friendly professional staff to create social programs and activities to fit the resident’s needs. We provide a monthly activity calendar to each resident to keep them informed of upcoming events. Friends and families are always welcome to visit and attend our special events. We offer activities such as music programs, Bingo, van rides to shop & lunch, church services, card games, and much more!
Social services provide essential information, manage requests and concerns, coordinate appointments, maintain contact and open communication between the facility, families and the residents, help in care planning and discharge planning for each resident. We stand up for resident’s rights and strive to make Burlington Care Center their home.
Delicious meals are served in two spacious dining rooms. Under the direction of our Dietary Supervisor and our Dietary Consultant, both general and special dietary needs are provided. Snacks are offered throughout the day.
Skilled Care – Medicare and Medicare Supplement Insurance often cover most of the stay here. Some insurance policies pay differently, our office can assist you with obtaining information about your policy.
Intermediate Care – we accept Medicaid (T-19) or private pay sources.
If you have long-term care insurance or need to apply for Medicaid (T-19,) we can assist you with filling out paperwork. No matter what your pay source is, we treat all our residents equally. Please inquire for current rates.