Staff are trained to dispense the medications as ordered by the Doctors. Staff training is ongoing by the facility RN and the pharmacy staff.
At Golden Coast, our wellness program emphasizes optimal nutrition, proper hydration and healthy elimination as fundamentals to a residents well being. Physical activity and mental stimulation are an important part of the program.
Massage therapy is provided 1-2 times per month by a qualified geriatric massage therapist.
Combined exercise and music is offered once a week. Social Activites within each residents individual limits are encouraged.
“Quality of life” means that you are an individual. As an individual each room is decorated to the taste of the resident, we encourage you to bring the residents favorite chair, bed, lamp and most importantly, lots of family photos.
Together, we will personalize the room your loved one will occupy before he or she moves in the room. Putting pictures of the family, work scenes, favorite places, certificates, diplomas, and cherished children’s drawings on the walls throughout the home does this. Where appropriate we would like the family to bring items in advance of the resident’s move-in so that they may be put in place, as you designate.
It is also important that you mark all clothing items with the first initial and last name. It helps if all clothing items, including sweaters, coats, jackets, and shawls, are clearly marked. Be sure to include labels on all gift items.
We encourage frequent visitation