Traditional Long-Term Care and
- Call our Admissions office for an appointment to begin the application process and tour the Home. Whenever possible, the prospective resident needs to participate.
- Application will be assessed for care needs by Interdisciplinary Team.
- Application will be presented to our Admissions Committee.
- Once an applicant is approved, the admission approval is good for up to eighteen months.
Short-Stay Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation and
Planned hospitalization: If you think you may need post hospital care before returning home, contact our Admissions office when you schedule your hospitalization. We will work with you and your family to help ensure there will be a room for you upon discharge from the hospital.
Unscheduled hospitalization: As soon as possible following admission to the hospital, ask the hospital social worker/discharge planner to call River Garden’s Admissions office. A Registered Nurse from our Admissions office will visit you at the hospital to assess your needs and answer questions.
Short-Stay Respite: Is appropriate when the home care giver will be away or needs some relief. Call our Admissions office for an appointment and tour.
When applicable, Medicare parts A & B will be billed. We also participate in a number of managed care plans.
For further information, please call (904) 886-8419 or send Admissions an email.