Nursing Services

Our highly skilled nurses provide the best quality care. Their skills are only half the picture. Each nurse is a gentle and caring person, with genuine concern for each resident.

Director of Nursing

Michelle Lewis

michelle@freelandville.com

 

Our Services

The following skilled nursing services are available at Freelandville Community Home:

  • Onsite Medical Director coordinates and improves medical services
  • Director of Nursing oversees all aspects of healthcare within the facility
  • Individualized resident care plan treatments
  • IV therapy
  • Dementia care
  • Wound care
  • Respite stays
  • Enteral feeding program
  • Catheter care
  • Colostomy Care
  • Off-site dialysis
  • Ileostomy Care
  • Nutrition & hydration program

 

    • Medication management & education
    • Diabetic management & education
    • Restorative nursing
    • Pain management
    • Hospice program
    • Bowel & bladder programs
    • Model environment for nurse training
    • In-house, on-going continued learning courses and CNA training programs
    • Psychologist
    • Audiology Services
    • On staff registered dietitian
    • Laboratory testing and X-rays
    • Transportation services

    Dementia Care

    Our nurses work with the residents family to create a comfortable environment including simple routines and visual cues as a positive substitute for diminishing mental processes.

    Diabetes Management

    Our experienced nurses provide help with all aspects of managing diabetes including:

    • Blood glucose monitoring
    • Insulin administration and tracking
    • Exercise planning
    • Menu planning, education and more.

    Restorative Nursing Program

     

    At Freelandville Community Home we seek to maximize the quality of life for our long-term care population, who require a specialized restorative program. Of course, this service is included in the room and board fee.

    Our therapy team and nursing staff develop individualized treatment plans for resident care in the areas of:

    • Ambulation
    • Range of motion
    • Activities of daily living
    • Positioning and alignment
    • Skin integrity and wound management
    • Contracture management
    • Bowel and bladder training
    • Rehabilitative and social dining
    • Strengthening and restraint reduction
    • Weekly and monthly height and weight monitoring

    Dietary Program

    Our dietary program is designed to meet the dietary and physician ordered needs of each resident in our care.

    To ensure that each resident is receiving the proper nutritional needs we offer:

    • Meals to meet specific dietary and therapeutic needs, according to physician orders
    • Oral supplemental, as prescribed by each physician
    • Regular nutritional assessments from our registered dietitian

     

    Have questions? Great! Speak with our Dietary Manager, Tina!

    Dietary Manager

    Tina Richards

    Tina@freelandville.com

     

     

    Contact Us

    Contact us at Freelandville Community Home today.

    Freelandville Community Home
    310 W Carlisle St
    Freelandville, IN 47535

    (812) 328-2134