This entire week, May 13-19, 2018 is National Skilled Nursing Home Week. It was formerly known as National Nursing Home Week.
This years 2018 theme is “Celebrating Life’s Stories”.
This acknowledgement and praise for the skilled nursing fraternity was established by the American Health Care Association (AHCA) in 1967 and always begins on Mother’s Day. National Nursing Home Week, provides an opportunity to recognize the role of skilled nursing care centers in caring for America’s seniors and individuals with disabilities.
The 2018 theme announced by AHCA, “Celebrating Life’s Stories”, serves as a tribute to life’s most significant events, relationships and experiences that shape the unique perspectives of residents, families, staff, and volunteers in long term and post-acute care facilities.
Skilled Nursing: Skilled Nurses Provide Short Term Rehab
The skilled nursing team at Atlantic Coast Healthcare provide expert and timely nursing care called Smart Rehab.
This signature program, has set a whole new standard for rehabilitative therapy programs, with superior care and comfort unparalleled in the healthcare industry.
Our SMART subacute program is situated on a separate unit, with its own beautiful guest accommodations, activities and recreational programs.
The SMART rehab program creates an individualized care plan for every patient based on their physician’s personal assessment and protocol, which helps to facilitate the very best possible outcome.
Our therapy team is goal oriented and works diligently to promote rapid healing so that patients may return home to the community quickly, in health and happiness!
Congratulation, skilled nurses, we salute you.