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Care, Programs and Services Provided at No Additional Cost to the Resident

  • Nursing and personal care on a 24-hour basis, including care given by or under the supervision of a registered nurse or a registered nurse assistant, the administration of medication and assistance with activities of daily living.

  • Medical care that is available in the facility.

  • Medical supplies necessary for basic care, continence care, infection control, and sterile procedures.

  • Basic medical devices such as catheters.

  • Supplies and equipment for personal hygiene and grooming, including skin care lotions and powders, shampoos, soap, deodorant, toothpaste, toothbrushes, denture cups and cleansers, toilet tissue, facial tissue, hair brushes, combs, razor/shavers, shaving cream, feminine hygiene products.

  • Equipment for the general short-term use of Residents, including wheelchairs, geriatric chairs, canes, walkers, toilet aids and other self-help aids for the activities of daily living.

  • Meal service and meals, including three meals daily, snacks between meals and at bedtime, special and therapeutic diets, dietary supplements and devices enabling Residents to feed themselves.

  • Two baths a week or alternatives.

  • Social, recreational and physical activities and programs, including the related supplies and equipment.

  • Laundry, including labeling, machine washing, and drying of personal clothing.

  • Bedding including comfortable mattresses with waterproof covers, covered pillows, bed linen, wash cloths and towels.

  • Bedroom furnishings including, bedside table and chair.

  • The cleaning and upkeep of accommodations.

  • Suitable accommodation and seating for meetings of the Residents’/Families Council.