Ayers Nursing Home provides a number of services to fit the needs of all patients
Speech Language Pathology or Speech Therapy is implimented to restore communication skills and swallowing abilities. For many Speech Pathologists, a major part of his or her job is helping people swallow again. A stroke or a brain injury can cause loss of ability to eat, swallow or read and write.
Speech Therapy works to reinstate independence in our patients through improved communication, swallowing, reading, writing, and cognitive ability. Therapists work to identify the problem and provide treatment that will enhance the patients ability to regain these lost abilities.
Our in-house therapy team provides a stable, day to day therapist to patient relationship for occupational, speech and physical therapy.
Occupational Therapy treats individuals who have physical, developmental, emotional or social deficits that hinder their ability to participate in daily activities. The job of an occupational therapist is to aim to help individuals gain independence in order to carry on daily tasks effectively . Each of our residents are individually evaluated and given a treatment plan designed to fit their unique needs.
Physical Therapy is a form of rehabilitative treatment that uses various exercise techniques and equipment designed to help residents heighten their physical abilities. Like our other therapy services offered, the ultimate goal is to help residents gain indepencence. We aim to restore normal movement and function, as well as resolving problems like weakness, pain, or lack of motion.
Our liscenced nurses provide round-the-clock nursing care and assistance with daily activities to residents to ensure a comfortable environment.
Our skilled and supportive nurses assist residents with all aspects of living. We keep the environment safe and comfortable so residents feel at home. Extra support is provided to help residents and families feel more at ease.
Appropriate can be considered part of the theraputic process for residents. Our dietary division delivers nourishing, well-balanced and yummy meals!
ACTIVITIES & SOCIAL SERVICES
Providing the opportunity to be continually active and engaged is a key point for our residents. Our Activities and Social Services team provides activites daily for residents.
Our transportation team provides transit to residents whenever these services are required.
Our housekeeping division provides a tidy and sanitary home for our residents seven days a week. Resident rooms are cleaned thouroughly and beds are made daily.