Winfield Woods Healthcare Center’s Short Term Rehabilitation program is tailored to the needs of our residents. Our interdisciplinary team works together to ensure successful results for a return to each resident’s highest level of functionality.
Our philosophy is to restore each resident as quickly as possible to his or her highest level of functioning and independence.
Physical Therapy licensed professionals use therapeutic exercises, functional, and walking training, to assist our residents to reach their highest level of physical independence.
Occupational Therapy licensed professionals help residents develop compensatory techniques that allow them to achieve success in independent self-care, work, and daily activities.
Speech Therapy certified and licensed professionals in health care, trained in the diagnosis and therapeutic techniques to improve speech reception, difficulty swallowing and other oral problems.
Come try out living with the best that Winfield Woods has to offer and let your loved ones know you are under excellent care. This is an opportunity to give the family care giver a reprieve and still provide you with the care you deserve. A respite stay is also a great way to get to know what Winfield Woods provides.
Hospice care is meant to provide an intensive level of care, typically on a short term basis, that cannot be managed in other settings. The program covers pain management, along with emotional and spiritual support, to patients during critical stages of their illness or disease. The focus is on care and not cure. In addition to high quality 24 hour nursing care, a resident will received professional care management by a dedicated team that includes physicians, nurses, social workers, certified nursing assistants and chaplains.
Our nurses are certified in IV therapy and are fully trained in administering medications intravenously. IV (intravenous) services ensure that through various care methods such as porta-catheters, Hickman catheters, PICC and mid-line catheters, we are able to administer the necessary care for our residents.
Providing in-house diagnostics means fewer trips and less time spent in a medical center. More time can be spent in the comfort of Winfield Woods Healthcare Center. In-house diagnostics translates to speedy responses for quicker decisions on care needs. These diagnostics range from x-ray, EKG, Doppler, and Ultrasound.
Wound Care is performed by trained staff that change dressings and educate residents and families on proper treatment. In addition to assessing wounds, staff review lab values, hydration, nutrition, activity level and positioning. Wound care nurses work closely with wound care physicians regarding timely changes in treatment to best meet the individual resident’s needs. They evaluate residents with a variety of conditions including pressure ulcers, surgical wounds, ostomies, and rashes. Treatments encompass dressing changes but may also include wound vac therapy and special pressure relieving mattresses or cushions.
Our skin is the largest organ of our body and requires special care. The wound care nurse takes a holistic approach to not only treat an existing wound, but to prevent skin issues moving forward. This prevention is key to maintaining healthy skin. Wound care management involves an interdisciplinary team which meets regularly to discuss and implement a team approach to the resident’s wound care.