Doctor’s certification that the prospective resident requires NF or SNF level of care.
Preadmission evaluation/ screening completed by our staff RN to determine if resident qualifies for NF level of care as defined by State and Federal guidelines.
A doctor of record must be established. This doctor must be willing to follow the individual as a resident of our Nursing Home and provide us with admitting orders as well as a current physical & medical history prior to or at the time of admission, and on-going care.
Financial – source of payment must be established prior to admission. Payment sources accepted include: Private pay, Medicaid (Title 19), or Long Term Care Insurance. Payment of the admission fee and the remaining days left in the month of admission must be paid on admission day. Payment must be made if Medicaid application is pending. For SNF level of Medicare generally covers the cost of care as long as the resident qualifies for SNF level of care.
Nursing: 24/7 Nursing Supervision. Assistance with all activities of daily living and care needs. Mobility, dressing, eating, toileting, bathing, medications, treatments, rehabilitation, etc.
Therapy/Rehabilitation: Our licensed therapy consultants provides our physical, occupational and speech therapy. We also have a Rehab Aide on staff to provide follow-up therapies as recommended by our licensed therapy consultants.
Dietary: Three meals and three snacks per day. Meals and Menus are planned by our licensed Dietitian and our Food Service Supervisor with lots of input from our residents.
Activities: A variety of excellent activities encouraging individual pursuit of hobbies, interests, skills, abilities and talents. For residents unable to participate in group activities in-room 1 – 1 activities are provided.
Social Services: Counseling and assistance with health care issues are available from our licensed Social Worker.
Housekeeping/Laundry/Maintenance: In-house laundry services are provided for resident’s personal clothing. All bed and bath linens are included. All cleaning and maintaining of our building, equipment and furnishings is provided.
- Semi-private, Private, and Super-single rooms with private ½ baths
- Internet/E-mail Access
- Mail delivered 6 days/week
- Sunday Church Service
- Cable TV
- Individualized thermostat controls in each resident room for heat and air conditioning
- Emergency generator power
- Homelike, family environment
- Very kind and loving staff
- Individual birthday party provided each resident on their special day
- Radcliff (Pet Cat)
Below is the five week menu cycle for Denver Sunset Home.
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