Prairie Valley Lodge – Care Management Features

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AVAILABLE CARE

Alzheimer’s, dementia, acquired brain injury, Parkinsons, stroke care, catheter care, ostomy care, oxygen management, diabetic and special diets catered for, palliative and end-of-life. Respite when available.

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IS THERE FUNDING AVAILABLE?

We are Veterans Affairs approved.

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MARRIED COUPLES SUITES

Married couples are welcome, we will do our best to provide you with adjoining rooms, however in the case that this isn’t possible our rooms are big enough for a double. Due to licensing restrictions a married couple would need to pay for two rooms and use the second room as an additional living area.

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SINGLE ROOMS? Nine total

We avoid any institutionalized approach. Our unique, warm and attractive home is based on the Household Model. A smaller sized senior care facility where nine individuals can enjoy all that home has to offer, experience daily pleasure and continue to live a vibrant life with the reassurance of 24 hour professional care.

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DO ALL ROOMS HAVE A 2 PIECE EN-SUITE? YES

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DO ALL ROOMS HAVE A TELEPHONE & CABLE Hookup? Yes

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BATHS & SHOWERS? UNRESTRICTED.

Our residents are not limited on how many showers they may have. Showers or baths are given when needed or desired.

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FOOD & SNACKS?

Meals can be enjoyed either at the dining table or in the individuals' room. In fine weather some residents choose to eat meals on the patio. We do our best to accommodate all likes and dislikes and operate a four week rolling menu. Those residents who require assistance with eating can be assured that they will receive all the assistance and time that they need at meal times. We have snacks and drinks available at all times of the day, at a residents request.

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MAY I DRINK ALCOHOL?

Yes. We keep our residents alcohol in our medication room fridge. We do require a Doctor’s letter stating that it is safe for you to be provided with alcohol, to avoid any medical complications. Alcohol is not included in the monthly fee.

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RESIDENTS COMMITTEE?

We encourage you to be active in the residents committee.

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STAFF:

High staff-to-client ratio. Staff work short shifts and they are never ‘burnt out.’ We do not operate under-staffed.

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WASHROOM VISITS?

Our residents are not required to adhere to a care plan for scheduled bathroom visits. They are supported when needed or requested.

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PETS IN HOME?

Pets are welcome to visit.

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DO I NEED TO MOVE TO A DIFFERENT FACILITY IF I BECOME ILL?

No, we are licensed to care for our residents until the end of their lifetime. Residents GP’S provide in home visits and care is provided by RN’S, LPN’s and trained care staff.

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Additional POINTS concerning Prairie Valley Lodge residential care facilities:

We are a non-smoking facility

All units have air-conditioning

Our facility has sprinklers throughout and we are regularly inspected by the fire department