Our Memory Care Transitional Care Program was created to cater to the needs of seniors who are no longer safe at home, cannot complete activities of daily living, or a caregiver is simply overwhelmed. Journey Senior Living of Merrillville provides specialized Alzheimer’s and Dementia care programs for every stage of the disease. If your loved one cannot remain at home, has had a recent hospital stay, or is at another senior community who can longer provide the level of care your loved may need – call Journey Senior Living of Merrillville today.

Our transitional care program offers several amenities:

  • Furnished Apartment for smooth transition
  • Nutritious chef prepared meals (3 per day), plus snacks
  • Home environment assessed for safety by a licensed therapist
  • Individualized Care Plan created based on assessment results
  • Medication management
  • Secure private apartment
  • Life Enrichment Program Activities

Transitional Care BASE Program

  • Participation in physician prescribed therapy services – Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Cardiac Therapy
  • Free WiFi
  • Cable TV
  • Use of all community amenities including Beauty Salon, Lounge Areas, Library, Computer Room, Concierge Services, Beautiful Spacious Courtyards
  • Access to Daily Community Activities
  • 24 Hour care staff onsite
  • Weekly follow up by our Wellness Director for 30 Days after returning to home environment

Transitional Care PLUS Program

  • All of the above
  • Medication Administration
  • Assistance with Activities of Daily Living
  • Assistance with one Weekly Shower or Bath

If the need for transitional care exceeds 30 days, then the rates will transfer to monthly fees for room & board and separate care level fees applying as identified by an assessment.

Have questions?

Your local team of Client Care Managers are on call 24/7 to answer your questions and work with you to design a customized plan of care that is right for you.

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