Saber Healthcare Group FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
We know that when you’re looking for senior care services for yourself or a loved one, it’s common to have questions. Below are some of the most frequently asked questions and answers we hear at Saber Healthcare Group.
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Senior Care Services Provided
What kind(s) of senior care do you provide?
At Saber, we specialize in Holistic Care, which focuses on your emotional and physical health. We care and have the utmost respect for our patients. It’s our goal to help you reach your highest level of wellness and get you back on your feet to experience your daily lifestyle.
What is Holistic Care?
Holistic Care is all about tending to mind, body and soul. We provide treatment of our patients that incorporates, in addition to physical care, psychological, emotional and spiritual elements.
What kinds of care services do you provide?
At Saber, we offer the following services:
- Skilled Nursing
- Rehabilitation Care
- Long Term Care
- Assisted Living
- Memory Care
- Personal Care
We provide care for special needs, including dementia, Alzheimer’s, ventilation and dialysis.
Assisted Living and Memory Care
What can I expect from your Assisted Living program?
Saber’s senior assisted living communities provide the perfect combination of experienced, expert care and compassionate support to allow you or your loved one to continue to live a full and independent life. Our assisted living services include meals, housekeeping and laundry services to help lift the burden of living in a private residence on your own.
Can you tell me a little about your Memory Care program?
Saber creates memory care environments and services specifically designed to meet the many challenges and needs of those diagnosed with Alzheimer’s, dementia and other memory-related diseases.
The key to our care plan is providing meaningful activities for our patients. Every event, interaction and procedure are an opportunity to provide an enriching activity. It might be an outing, a backrub, a dance or a meal. We pride ourselves on being flexible and focusing on the person's individual capabilities and level of functional ability.
What can you tell me about your Skilled Nursing program?
Our skilled nursing services focus on a team approach, which includes physicians, nurses and support staff working together to offer high-quality, custom senior care services every day. Our clinical success includes getting rehab patients home quickly and safely through our Progressive Approach to Home or PATH program.
What services are provided in your Skilled Nursing program?
The services provided while you or your loved one is in our skilled nursing program include:
- 24-Hour Skilled Nursing Care
- Post-Surgical Care
- Wound Care Management
- Pain Management
- IV Therapy including IV Antibiotics
- Nutritional Monitoring
- Neurological, Cardiac and Stroke Recovery
- Physical, Speech and Occupational Therapy
- Pulmonary Services
What can you tell me about your Long-Term Care services?
At Saber, our long-term care services help you or your loved one manage a chronic illness or condition. We offer 24-hour, 7-day-a-week care for whatever long-term period a patient or resident needs. Our expert nurses, physicians and staff combine quality medical care with a warm, compassionate environment that tries to match home as much as possible.
What services are included in your Long-Term Care program?
The long-term care services you can expect at Saber Healthcare Group include:
- Life Enrichment Activities 7 days a week
- Homelike dining
- Salon and Barber services
- Private and Semi-Private rooms
- Individualized Care Plans
- Cable Television and Internet access
- Laundry Services
- Social Services
- Hospice Care
- Respite Care
What can patients expect when they are in your Physical Therapy program?
Our physical therapists (PTs) assist patients to regain strength and balance, prevent falls, increase range of motion, decrease pain and regain functional mobility. This all contributes to rebuilding their confidence and regaining their independence.
Physical therapy also helps patients increase their strength, muscle function, coordination, endurance and mobility.
What all is involved in your Occupational Therapy program?
The activities of daily living are at the heart of occupational therapy: bathing, dressing, cooking, and other personal care needs. Saber’s occupational therapists (OTs) help patients learn how to safely and independently perform these daily tasks, providing peace of mind for both patients and their families.
Our team also helps patients learn how to adapt their daily activities and modify their environments so that they can function better at home.
Can you tell me more about your Speech Therapy program?
Speech therapy goes beyond the patient’s ability to speak clearly. Saber’s speech pathologists (STs) assist patients whose conditions have led to communication problems, memory loss and swallowing difficulty. Speech therapy can help patients better comprehend written and verbal communication and improve their ability to reason and orient themselves. For patients with swallowing disorders, speech therapy also addresses oral muscle strength and function for safe eating and drinking.
What is Saber PATH?
PATH stands for Progressive Approach to Home and it is a unique transitional care model, designed to help get you or your loved one home quickly and safely while reducing hospital admissions. A critical piece to PATH’s success is open, clear, direct communication with families and loved ones in providing necessary information to achieve this.
Personal Care and Amenities
What does your Personal Care program consist of?
Our personal care communities offer the ideal living solutions to promote independence yet also provide needed assistance to engage in daily activities.
Each resident receives a custom living plan designed by one of our trained team members, who are available 24 hours a day. Our living areas are designed to invite our residents to enjoy activities of their choice and allow them to participate in such activities as gardening, music and other purposeful interactions. Regularly scheduled outings include dining out, shopping and community events.
Can you tell me about some of Saber’s amenities?
While the amenities we offer at Saber vary depending on location, but many of our communities include:
- Private and companion suites with full bathrooms
- Utilities included with cable and telephone service
- Emergency call response systems in every suite
- Comfortable common areas are available to provide a relaxing setting to visit with friends and family
- Continuously monitored fire and safety systems.
Do you have staff who can assist with potential client needs?
Yes, we have highly qualified staff who can help you or your loved one. Our staff will be there to assist you in every step of your medical journey. Your satisfaction is important to us. That’s why our staff is more than willing to provide you with the information that you need and listen to any feedback they’re given.
Do you have a list of credentials for your staff members?
We have a full list of qualifications for each of our physicians, nurses and staff. We invest in our skilled nursing staff by having ongoing training. The result is continually improving care and lower staff turnover. Our focus on treating everyone like family gives you peace of mind. You are assured that experienced, compassionate people are providing consistent care, every day.
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