1500 SE Palm Beach Rd, Stuart, FL 34994 Telephone: (772) 283-5887

Services

Nursing

All nursing services are provided under the direction of a qualified nurse management team led by an experienced R.N. Director of Nursing, Assistant Director of Nursing, , Nurse Managers and Resident Care Coordinator.

A Licensed Nurse oversees and coordinates the process of evaluating residents and establishing a plan of care for each resident using an interdisciplinary team process. The licensed staff provides the professional, skilled care in assessing the health needs of each resident and maintaining close communication with physicians to facilitate the treatment of health problems. Certified Nursing Assistants provide personal care to each resident under the supervision of RN’s and LPN’s.

 

Pharmacy Consultant

Our consultant pharmacist is professionally qualified to perform pharmacy functions necessary to assure a safe and adequate medication regimen. A pharmacist will handle all prescribed medication orders from physicians. Our pharmacy service is on standby 24 hours a day/7 days a week in case of emergency.

We are unable to use medication brought with the resident at the time of admission, per State Regulation, unless the resident is being transferred from a hospital or another nursing facility.

 

Comprehensive Rehabilitation Services

Our outcome oriented rehabilitation therapy programs help residents rebuild the strength, function and mobility needed for a successful return home. Rehabilitation services include Physical therapy, occupational therapy and speech therapy. Our rehabilitation professionals are licensed therapists who are specially trained to meet the complex needs of residents recovering from a wide range of illnesses or injuries.

 

Dietary and Nutrition Consultations

Tasty, hot homemade meals are served in our dining areas. Assistance with meals, when necessary, is provided by our staff. Menus are planned by a Registered Dietitian. These menus are prepared under the direction of our Certified Dietary Manager. We provide a substitute menu for our residents, enabling them to make choices when it comes to their meals. Prescribed diets are given special attention by dietary staff.

Snacks are available in the mornings, afternoons, and at night. Physician’s orders control the acceptance of additional foods to patients. Prior to the discharge home, our Dietary Staff will meet with you to assist in maintaining your nutritional health in the home.

 

Social Services

Following admission, we continue to provide supportive services to meet individual needs. Our social services department is available to handle any concerns of needs that you may have regarding your resident or our facility including scheduling Mental Health Services and Home health care. We are pleased to direct families through the proper channels if it becomes necessary to apply for assistance, or supplementary insurance.

 

Activities and Therapeutic Recreation

The Activity Department provides our residents the opportunities for leisure time programs that are developed around the philosophy of independence. Both large and small group activities are provided. Arts and crafts, social hours, movies, musical entertainment, strolls outside, and much more is provided every day of the week. We also provide nighttime activities for our residents.  We have volunteers that come into the facility to entertain and support our residents throughout the year. An effort is made to meet religious and spiritual needs. Special activities and events such as buffet breakfasts are scheduled monthly and special theme dinners are scheduled throughout the year. The Activity Department also assists the residents with small purchases during each month.

 

Hospice and Palliative care Services

Hospice and Palliative Care Services are also available to residents in need of comfort care or end of life care. Both services are in partnership with Hospice of the Treasure Coast. You may contact our Nursing Department of Social Services Departments to assist in arranging Hospice services for your loved ones.

 

Housekeeping, Laundry, Maintenance

Our housekeeping and maintenance staffs make every effort to assure that our facility is well kept and clean. Housekeeping staff clean the entire facility, including resident’s rooms, daily. Preventative maintenance programs are in place to assure the good working condition of the facility inside and outside. Good housekeeping practices, as required by law, limit the type and amount of personal items allowed in residents rooms.

We provide total laundry service. There is no additional charge for laundering personal clothing. All clothing must be durable and of wash and wear, non-iron materials. It also must be properly labeled with a permanent marker or name tags.

 

Business Office

The business office is open Monday thru Friday. A personal interest bearing Resident Trust Fund account may be established in the office to provide the residents with small amounts of cash for incidental purchases. The Resident Fund is also used for residents who get their hair done regularly at our Beauty Shop. Funds are automatically deducted from the account at the time of service. Quarterly statements of each account are mailed out to the responsible parties. A safe is provided for safe keeping of resident valuables. It is expected that charges for routine care be paid a month in advance. All other charges are billed after the rendering of services.

 

Beauty Shop/Barber Services

We have a beautician that comes in two times a week. Scheduling for the beautician is provided at the front desk.

 

Mail, Newspaper, Flowers

Mail will be delivered daily to the resident’s room by the activities department. If a resident needs help opening the mail, or would like their mail read to them, the activities assistants will be happy to do so. Outgoing mail can be brought to the front desk for mailing. All mail received after discharge will be forwarded to the address given at time of admission.

Morning newspapers are available and should be ordered by the family. Our staff will deliver the paper to the room. There is a daily newspaper in the activities room for all to read. Any special deliveries, such as flowers, will be delivered directly to the resident’s room.

 

Physicians Services

Stuart Nursing and Restorative Care Center utilizes local Licensed Physicians from the Martin Health System to serve as attending physicians for your care and needs.