offers the following services: long and short term skilled
nursing care, short term rehab care, short term respite care, comprehensive
wound care program, hospice care, dementia care and behavior management.
We provide 24 hour a day nursing care delivered by licensed professional
nurses and certified nursing assistants. The Nursing Department is lead
by a Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, and unit based
managers. Brookside Healthcare also provides Restorative Nursing Services
under the direction of certified nursing assistants. The Restorative Nursing
Program is offered seven days per week. The nursing department strives
to provide a minimum of 3.2 nursing care hours per resident per day.
The foundation of our rehabilitation program is an interdisciplinary team
of professionals focusing on the individual resident's needs in a state
of the art therapy room. The goal of our Rehab program is to help residents
reach their maximum potential and return home to a more independent lifestyle.
We have a newly renovated Therapy Gym with new state of the art equipment.
Licensed physical, occupational, and speech therapists are dedicated to
helping residents progress toward recovery.
Brookside provides a full array of behavior health services with a fulltime
clinician on staff. This includes assessment and treatment of residents
with dementia, mood and emotional disorders. We have a Dementia Unit and
residents have access to both psychological and psychiatric services on
The goal of our Activities Department is to provide individualized programs
that enable residents to live meaningful and exciting social lives. Under
the direction of a Certified Activity Professional, a wide range of programs
based on the interests, levels, and abilities of our residents are planned
seven days per week with weekly community outings. Live entertainment,
educators, and persons from various religious organizations visit the
facility regularly. We encourage family involvement by offering special
events and holiday celebrations. We also offer specialized programs for
dementia and Alzheimer residents.
Each resident has their own remote control wall mounted flat screen television
and speakers with headphone capability. Electric beds with beautifully
sculpted wooden headboards and personalized comfort settings are provided
to each resident. And at a small cost, we also offer cable television,
telephone, laundry, and Beautician/Barber services.
In addition to the services described above: residents have access to
social workers, a dietitian, podiatrists, dentists and optometrists on
We have a Wanderguard System and State of the Art Video Surveillance System.