They can provide short stay and permanent accommodation covering a wide range of low care and high care needs. Through their residential care model, nursing homes can facilitate nursing / medical care, living environment, mental health and memory support, as well as activity support to ensure engagement and participation of residents.
Nursing staff, based on facility, are multiskilled and can support residents arriving for end of life care, physical therapy and recovery from illness and injury. Many specialist facilities offer mental health and memory care support to assist those suffering with Alzheimer’s or Dementia.
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