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Transitioning a Dementia Loved One to A Skilled Nursing Facility

Transitioning a Dementia Loved One to A Skilled Nursing Facility
Michelle Gilmore
Director of Nursing
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
Imagine you wake up, slightly chilled in a silent, dark room.  You don’t know where you are, how you got there, or the time of the day.  You look around the room to see only a strange button […]

Secured Units for those with Dementia

Jenna Bigham, LSW
Social Services Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Secured Units for those with Dementia
At Abbyshire Place, there are 24 beds within the Living Center. The Living Center is a secured unit for those with dementia and certain behaviors related to. The residents that reside within this secured unit typically are in good physical […]