Senior Care Services

At Riverwind Senior Assisted Living Facility, there are three levels of care offered depending on an individual’s needs. A functional assessment is performed to determine that individual’s adequacy in performing Activities of Daily Living (ADL). The assessment ranks the individual’s adequacy in performing seven function in Activities of Daily Living.

These functions are:

  • Grooming
  • Bathing
  • Dressing
  • Toilet use
  • Transferring from bed or chair
  • Walking
  • Eating

The three levels of care offered for Senior Assisted Living are as follows:

Senior Assisted Living – Level I


These individuals require 24-hour supervision because of memory and or physical impairments. They can perform their own ADL’s with minimal or no assistance throughout the day.

Senior Assisted Living – Level II


These individuals require more one on one assistance with their ADL’s. These individuals need daily assistance with grooming, bathing, dressing, walking or transferring, use of the bathroom, and may be becoming incontinent of bowel or bladder.

Senior Assisted Living – Level III


Theses individuals are dependent for all ADL’s. They may be bed bound, require total lifting and transfers from bed to chair, are completely incontinent or bowel and bladder, and need to be fed their meals.

All of the above levels of care include:

  • Three nutritional meals daily with snacks and beverages as desired.
  • Menus prepared by consultant dietitian and nutritionist.
  • Therapeutic diets per order of a physician.
  • Tray service in the event of temporary illness.
  • Trained and experienced staff.
  • Medication assistance administration (including injection medications) and management as indicated.
  • Health monitoring (e.g. blood pressure, blood sugar, weight, etc.) and protective oversight.
  • Emergency call system.
  • Coordination of home care visits from physical therapist, occupational therapist, or support as ordered by a physician.
  • Coordination of transportation for residents as needed. A staff member can be sent with our resident as needed for an additional fee.
  • 24-hour Physician and RN availability.
  • 24-hour awake staff supervision and support.
  • All utilities including telephone services (long distance and local) and enhanced cable television.
  • Daily light housekeeping, including bed making.
  • Thorough housecleaning once a week.
  • Weekly linen service (or more frequently, if needed) and daily personal laundry service.
  • Daily assistance with bathing, grooming and dressing.
  • Scheduled courtesy transportation to shops, events, etc. when available.
  • Social, recreational and educational activities are available to residents.

The following services are provided for an additional cost or fee:

  • Incontinence supplies
  • On-site scheduled physician visits and medical management *
  • Beauty/Barber services
  • Scheduled Podiatry services
  • Meals for families/guests
  • Resident specific hygiene/grooming supplies (due to allergies/medical conditions)
  • Physical, speech and occupational therapies **
  • Laboratory, Diagnostic and X-ray services **

We are here to help our residents in any way possible. From time-to-time our residents need help replacing or purchasing items such as replacing a television for their room when family or friends are unavailable to do so. We are able to make these purchases for our residents and add them to the following month’s bill.

* This service is commonly covered by medical and secondary health insurance plans.
** If ordered by a Physician, these services are commonly covered by medical and secondary health insurance plans.