Therapies & Care Team

THERAPIES & PROFESSIONAL CARE TEAM

At View Heights Convalescent Hospital quality care is ensured and provided to our clientele by our trained and specialized professionals known as the Inter-Disciplinary Treatment Team (IDT).

Our highly skilled IDT Team consists of:

  • Resident’s physician
  • Psychiatrist
  • Psychologist
  • Nursing staff
  • Dietician
  • Social worker
  • Counselor
  • Activity coordinator
  • MDS Coordinator

During our client’s Care Plan Conference, the entire treatment team works closely together with the residents’ families, conservators, and any oversight agencies to formulate a comprehensive assessment and plan of intervention.

  • Assessment and diagnosis
  • Medication recommendations
  • Individual therapy
  • Medical evaluation and medical management by nurses and nurse practitioners
  • Social work services to help access community resources
  • Coordination of mental health treatment with other medical care
  • Transition to outpatient mental health services
  • Telephone crisis service 24-hours a day

View Heights Convalescent Hospital provides a level of nursing and medical care, including:

  • Medical care and coordination of medical needs under the direction of our Medical Director.
  • State mandated levels of registered nursing (RN) and support nursing/aide care.
  • Skilled nursing care available 24 hours a day.
  • Medication administration and monitoring
  • Individualized nutritional evaluation and counseling.
  • Group therapies sessions
  • Provision of other allied health professionals, such as, physical, occupational, speech and recreational therapists, psychological and other therapies
  • Provision of social services including discharge planning, case workers and social workers