Skilled Nursing

Nurse standing over a resident with a clipboard

We understand that changes in the environment can be very disruptive to the resident, therefore we have tailored our programs to meet the needs of our residents with changing medical conditions requiring the delivery of complex medical care. Our staff is trained to provide:

  • Post Operative Care
  • Intravenous (I.V.) Therapy
  • Wound Care
  • NG and G-Tube Feedings
  • Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy

The following skilled nursing services are available at Extended Care Hospital of Westminster:

  • Medical Director coordinates and improves medical services
  • Director of Nursing oversees all aspects of healthcare within the facility
  • Individualized resident care plan treatments
  • Dementia care
  • Wound care
  • Enteral feeding program
  • Catheter care
  • Colostomy Care
  • Ileostomy Care
  • Nutrition & hydration programs
  • Medication management & education
  • Diabetic management & education
  • Restorative nursing
  • Pain management
  • Post-Hospital Extended Care
  • GIP Services
  • Bowel & bladder programs
  • Model environment for nurse training
  • Family education
  • In-house, on-going continued learning courses and CNA training programs
  • Psychologist
  • Audiology Services
  • On staff registered dietitian
  • Laboratory testing and X-rays
  • Transportation services

Diabetes Management

 
Our experienced nurses provide help with all aspects of managing diabetes including blood glucose monitoring, insulin administration and tracking, exercise plan, menu planning, education and more.

Restorative Nursing Program

 
At Extended Care Hospital of Westminster, we seek to maximize the quality of life for our long-term care population, who require a specialized restorative program. Of course, this service is included in the room and board fee. The therapy team and nursing staff develop individualized treatment plans for resident care in the areas of:

     

  • Ambulation
  • Range of motion
  • Activities of daily living
  • Positioning and alignment
  • Skin integrity and wound management
  • Bowel and bladder training
  • Rehabilitative and social dining