Skilled Care is another level of care that can be used after your acute care stay. This level of care can give you more time in the hospital to recover following your illness or surgery. You must meet the criteria to qualify for this level of care.
Skilled Care includes:
Routine visits from your doctor. Your doctor works closely with the healthcare team to provide you care during your stay.
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists on site to meet your therapy needs.
Social Service staff available to provide support during your stay and assist with discharge planning and making referrals for support services when you leave the hospital.
Mental Health Practitioner to help with any mental health needs during your stay.
Nursing care provided by Registered RN’s, LPN’s, and CNA’s
Pharmacists to visit you during your stay to answer questions and provide education about your medications.
Activities for you to choose from (some examples include)
Animal therapy visits
Wireless Internet for your personal electronic devices
Ipads available for use during your stay
Word Search, Puzzles, games, etc
Home cooked meals and snacks. A registered dietician is available to review your dietary needs.
Chaplain visits to meet your spiritual care needs.
FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO SCHEDULE A TOUR OF OUR HOSPITAL, PLEASE CALL PROVIDENCE MEDICAL CENTER SOCIAL SERVICES AT 402-375-7938
Leslie Schulz, Social Services Director Kiley Wohlers, Social Services
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