Skilled Nursing

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In the spirit of partnership with our patients and residents we design care plans that embrace individual preferences, desires and wishes to the best of our ability. We seek to maintain a restful setting where patients can recover and rest while families are kept informed.

Nursing services include:

  • Onsite Medical Director coordinates and improves medical services
  • Director of Nursing oversees all aspects of healthcare within the facility
  • IV therapy
  • Dementia care
  • Wound care
  • Respite stays
  • Enteral feeding program
  • Catheter care
  • Cardiac recovery
  • Colostomy care
  • Complex medical care
  • Nutrition & hydration programs
  • Medication management & education
  • Pain management
  • Bowel & bladder programs
  • On-staff registered dietitian
  • Laboratory testing and X-rays
  • Transportation services
  • Off-site dialysis
  • Hospice program
  • Restorative nursing

Dementia Care

Our nurses work with each resident’s family to create a comfortable environment including simple routines and visual cues as a positive substitute for diminishing mental processes.

Diabetes Management

Our experienced nurses provide help with all aspects of managing diabetes including:

  • Blood glucose monitoring
  • Insulin administration and tracking
  • Exercise planning
  • Menu planning, education and more.

Restorative Nursing Program

At Aurora Senior Living of Manokin we seek to maximize the quality of life for our long-term care population, who require a specialized restorative program. Of course, this service is included in the room and board fee. The therapy team and nursing staff develop individualized treatment plans for resident care in the areas of:

  • Ambulation
  • Range of motion
  • Activities of daily living
  • Positioning and alignment
  • Skin integrity and wound management
  • Contracture management
  • Bowel and bladder training
  • Rehabilitative and social dining
  • Strengthening and restraint reduction
  • Weekly and monthly height and weight monitoring

Dietary Program

Our dietary program is designed to meet the dietary and physician ordered needs of each resident in our care.

To ensure that each resident is receiving the proper nutritional needs we offer:

  • Meals to meet specific dietary and therapeutic needs, according to physician orders
  • Oral supplemental, as prescribed by each physician
  • Regular nutritional assessments from our registered dietitian