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Blossom Vale Senior Living

  6125 Hazel Avenue
Orangevale, CA 95662

Brookdale Citrus Heights

  7375 Stock Ranch Road
Citrus Heights, CA 95621

Brookdale Roseville

  1 Somer Ridge Drive
Roseville, CA 95661

Brookdale Folsom

  780 Harrington Way
Folsom, CA 95630
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4 Nursing & Rehab Communities in the Orangevale Area

Blossom Vale Senior Living

Guided by Goodness, Loyalty, Faith, and Fun

  •  6125 Hazel Avenue, Orangevale, CA 95662
  • Emeritus at Hazel Creek is one the premier assisted living communities in the Greater Sacramento area
  • Set on eight acres of beautifully landscaped grounds with an outdoor courtyard, meandering trails and lovely gardens
  • Lovely dining room, library and TV room
  • Wide range of activities every month, including our Book Club, Crafts Corner and off-site excursions to Apple Hill, Crocker Art Museum and Thunder Valley Casino

Brookdale Citrus Heights

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  7375 Stock Ranch Road, Citrus Heights, CA 95621
  • We gather a detailed life story from you, helping us get to know your loved one when they can no longer share their own stories themselves.
  • We offer recreational and social programs based on your loved one's personal preferences and abilities.
  • We offer you,” the family,” educational programs to help you better understand what your loved one is going through and how you can best support his or her needs.
  • Through our family-to-family connections, we offer the opportunity for you to share and learn from other families experiencing similar situations through Alzheimer's and Dementia support groups, family gatherings and meetings.
  • We individualize our Alzheimer's and Dementia Service and Care Plan to help with reminders, redirection, medication, bathing and other specific needs.

Brookdale Roseville

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  1 Somer Ridge Drive, Roseville, CA 95661
  • We gather a detailed life story from you, helping us get to know your loved one when they can no longer share their own stories themselves.
  • We offer recreational and social programs based on your loved one's personal preferences and abilities
  • We offer you,” the family,” educational programs to help you better understand what your loved one is going through and how you can best support his or her needs.
  • Through our family-to-family connections, we offer the opportunity for you to share and learn from other families experiencing similar situations through Alzheimer's and Dementia support groups, family gatherings and meetings.
  • We individualize our Alzheimer's and Dementia Service and Care Plan to help with reminders, redirection, medication, bathing and other specific needs.

Brookdale Folsom

Exceptional Senior Living

  •  780 Harrington Way, Folsom, CA 95630
  • Set on beautifully landscaped grounds with an outdoor courtyard, meandering trails and lovely gardens
  • 100 apartments on two floors
  • Our common areas,” including our lovely dining room, library and wellness center,” give residents and their loved ones the opportunity to get to know one another
  • Emeritus at Folsom is in a residential area near Folsom Lake and close to a new shopping mall, grocery stores, restaurants and nursing rehabilitation center

What is Skilled Nursing Care and Rehabilitation?

Skilled Nursing Facilities, or SNFs, offer a high level of in-patient medical treatment and rehabilitation. SNFs provide 24/7 care to patients who no longer need hospitalization but still require complex nursing and therapy in order to recover from acute injury, illness or surgery. The staff providing the care have received advanced training and licensing, and include registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses and physical, occupational and speech therapists, all working under doctor supervision. Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Facilities can operate as standalone businesses or they can be part of a nursing home or assisted living facility, in a separate unit, wing or floor.

The goal of SNFs is to help patients regain sufficient function and health to return home or transition to another housing option that requires a lower level of care, such as a nursing home or assisted living facility. Because patients enter a skilled nursing facility after a hospital stay, SNFs often describe the care provided as “post-acute care”. This post-acute care often requires some form of rehabilitation for sufficient recovery, so skilled nursing and rehabilitation go hand-in-hand. The types of care provided include:

• Cardiac care
• IV Therapy
• Wound care
• Pulmonary rehabilitation
• Post-stroke recovery
• Monitoring of vital signs
• Speech-language pathology
• Physical therapy
• Occupational therapy

What is the Difference between a Skilled Nursing Facility and a Nursing Home?

SNFs and nursing homes do share some overlap, which can make differentiating between the two somewhat difficult. And again, a nursing home may offer skilled nursing and rehab in a separate wing or area. But they both assist with activities of daily living (ADLs), such as bathing, dressing, walking, toileting and eating. They also manage minor medical tasks, like monitoring medication or oxygen, but beyond that, the types of medical care offered by SNFs and nursing homes differ tremendously.

As described above, SNFs offer “skilled care” – specialized medical care and therapy that can only be safely provided by professionally-trained staff for post-acute recovery and rehabilitation. Care frequently involves the use of hospital-quality medical equipment, which is not available in nursing homes. Nursing homes provide “custodial care”, or care that can be provided by non-licensed staff, often nurse aides. This includes assistance with ADLs, cooking, laundry, and administration of medication. Residents of nursing homes are usually medically stable but have chronic or ongoing conditions that require 24-hr supervision as opposed to 24-hr medical care, such as mobility or cognitive issues. Nursing homes don’t need to have registered nurses in-house, around-the clock and can have RNs or doctors on call.

The duration of care is another major difference between SNFs and nursing homes. According to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), the average length of stay in a SNF is 28 days. In contrast, a nursing home is a home, rather than a clinical setting, and is designed to be more permanent. A nursing home has residents instead of patients. Nursing homes focus on daily, non-medical care, with an emphasis on social engagement and building a sense of community. Meals are served in a communal setting, and planned activities and neighborhood excursions are a regular part of life.

The final major difference between Skilled Nursing Facilities and nursing homes is cost. Medicare does not cover the costs for custodial care, which is what nursing homes provide. SNF stays in a semi-private room may be partially covered by Medicare Part A if certain criteria are met, including but not limited to:

• The stay is ordered by a doctor
• A qualifying hospital stay of at least 3 days preceded the order
• Care is complex enough that it can only be performed by professional personnel, such as nurses or therapists
• The services are received in a Medicare-certified SNF

If these and other criteria are met, Medicare will cover stays of up to 100 days as follows:

• Days 1-20: 100%
• Days 21-100: copay
• Days 101+: 0%

What are the Benefits of Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation?

• Skilled nursing is available 24/7, under the supervision of a doctor
• A specialized therapy and care plan involving a variety of treatment methods
• Lower chance of rehospitalization
• On-site tests and procedures
• Dietary assistance
• Medicare coverage for qualifying cases

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