Skilled Nursing

Skilled Hands, Caring Hearts
Pleasant Valley nursing and rehabilitation services provide the nurturing care necessary to ensure a prompt and healthy recovery.
When it’s time to leave the hospital, but there’s still healing to be had, where do you go? At Pleasant Valley, our Skilled Nursing center offers around-the-clock advanced medical resources that can be found at a hospital, but provides an environment for recovery that feels like home.

Pleasant Valley’s skilled nursing services include:

  • Post-hospital and post-surgical care
  • Long-term custodial care
  • Individualized care plans
  • Assistance with activities of daily living
  • Therapeutic and special diets
  • Rooms for rehab residents
  • Dining and activities

DOES MY LOVED ONE NEED SKILLED NURSING?

Pleasant Valley provides Skilled Nursing to help your loved one heal faster with the goal of regaining their independence and returning home as soon as possible.

 

Skilled Nursing at Pleasant Valley offers the highest standard of daily medical care available outside of a hospital for 24-hour monitoring and on-going treatment plans for residents. Our medical staff of certified nurses, aides, physicians, and therapists care for residents recovering from surgery, a hospital stay, or an acute extended illness, and even those that need long-term medical care.

 

Our skilled medical personnel delivers personalized treatment plans agreed upon by the physician, resident, and family with realistic goals based on the resident’s unique medical and rehabilitative needs.

 

DOES MY LOVED ONE NEED REHABILITATION?

The Pleasant Valley community offers advanced rehabilitation services for those in need of short or long-term therapy. Rehab services are always prescribed by a physician for those who meet the criteria, which includes a 3-midnight stay in a Medicare-approved hospital. For a complete list of the rehabilitation services we offer, please scroll down.

 

THERAPY REDEFINED

We partner with skilled and compassionate therapists from Delta Rehab to help residents heal in three vital areas: body, mind, and speech. Our all-inclusive therapy gym offers technologically advanced, senior-specific equipment needed for effective, fast recovery.

 

Our experienced therapists tailor their skilled-treatment approach to each patient, taking the time to understand their unique medical needs to create a custom recovery plan. We build trusted relationships with each patient, with the ultimate goal of treating each person individually, so they can fully recover at the speed that’s best for them.

 

To ensure a smooth process, we openly encourage families to be a part of their loved ones’ recovery plan to ensure all concerns are alleviated and solutions are agreed upon prior to treatment.

 

REHAB TO HOME PROGRAM

Pleasant Valley’s Rehab to Home program is designed for short-rehab stays that are goal-oriented. Patients work with expert physical, speech, and occupational therapists and receive a completely customized therapy program, aimed to meet their functional goals and needs.

 

Our therapy gym is innovatively designed into segmented areas to facilitate the recovery process. Active stimulation and functional exercises are part of an aggressive therapy program with the goals of:

  • Rapid Recovery
  • Regain Previous Function (when possible)
  • Success After Discharge

PHYSICAL THERAPY

Whether your loved one needs help recovering from surgery or mobility exercises, physical therapy will help them regain mobility, strength, and ambulation so they can get back to living a life they value – as quickly as possible.

 

Our skilled physical therapists at Pleasant Valley use therapeutic exercises, manual therapy, assistive devices, and patient education to offer the following physical therapy services for seniors:

  • Joint Mobilization
  • Therapeutic Exercises
  • Orthopedic Rehabilitation
  • Gait and Transfer Training
  • Range-of-Motion Exercises
  • Neuromuscular Re-education
  • Fall Prevention
  • Pain Management
  • Strength Training
  • Knee and Hip Replacement Therapy

OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY

For those loved ones with a cognitive disability, occupational therapy rebuilds the necessary skills for performing daily activities of living, helping them discover their independence once again for a fulfilled life.

 

At Pleasant Valley, our expertly trained occupational therapists use therapeutic exercises, modalities, compensatory strategies, splinting, and adaptive equipment to offer the following occupational therapy services for seniors:

  • Home Living Skills
  • Daily Living Activities
  • Cognitive-Perceptual Retraining
  • Transfer and Mobility Retraining
  • Energy Conservation Techniques
  • Utilization of Adaptive Equipment
  • Upper Extremity Therapeutic Exercises
  • Safety Instruction
  • Prosthetic Devices Training
  • Medical Equipment Training
  • Fabrication of Splints, Slings, and Orthotic Devices

SPEECH THERAPY

Speech Therapy offers the support your loved one needs to regain speech, language, and oral-motor skills, like swallowing, to help improve their speech and get back to communicating confidently.

 

Our certified speech pathologists at Pleasant Valley use oral and language exercises to offer the following speech therapy services for seniors:

  • Comprehension
  • Cognitive Linguistic Training
  • Auditory Training
  • Reading and Writing
  • Dysphasia and Swallowing
  • Speech and Vocal Skills
  • Naming and Word Finding

ON-SITE ASSESSMENT

Still unsure if your loved one needs skilled nursing or rehabilitation services? No worries. Our Pleasant Valley Community Outreach and Admissions Coordinator, Roberta Henry, is happy to conduct an on-site assessment of your post-hospital needs. No commitment required.