Programs & Services
We’re happiest when you’re Healthy at Home.
Our staff is comprised of experienced professionals in each area of specialty and utilize the latest voice technology PointClickCare, to better serve our residents and families. These professionals not only administer the care and programming but carry it out in a personal caring, kind, and compassionate manner. Have peace of mind knowing your loved one is being cared for by a staff member they are familiar with and never an outside agency. We truly are a family and this is one way that we live our motto. “We are Family Serving Families”.
Our facility has been designed to offer comprehensive services to meet the needs of the Medicare/HMO risk payor.
Our objective in Rehabilitation is to get each resident to their highest practicable functioning level. Often this means a return to the community or a greater ability to function independently.
Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
All our therapists and therapy assistants are part of our interdisciplinary team of professionals who will help you define and work toward your individual rehabilitation goals. Physical therapy helps with strength and balance, while occupational therapy helps improve fine motor skills for the job of living, addressing areas such as bathing, dressing and eating. Speech therapy helps overcome speaking or swallowing difficulties. Therapy services are available for long-term residents as well as our short-term Homeward Bound patients.
In addition, we offer services using our state of the art equipment:
- Joint Injuries/Fractures
- Joint Replacements
- Stroke Rehabilitation
- Activities of Daily Living Skills
- Cognitive Assessment
- Discharge Planning
- Gait and balance recovery programs
- Contracture Management
- Pain Management
- Edema Management
- Dysphagia – swallowing therapy
- Aphasia – speech/cognitive therapy
- Structural Instability/Postural Abnormality
- Wheelchair seating and positioning
- Therapeutic exercise and activities
- Strength and Endurance Training
- Modality use: ultrasound, diathermy, e-stim
- Wound Management Program
Gilroy Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center provides both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care at the highest standards. We provide comprehensive skilled nursing care using state-of-the-art medical equipment and progressive treatment plans promoting quality care. An interdisciplinary care team made up of nursing staff, therapist(s), resident dietician, activities and social services develop a customized plan of care that addresses specific care needs and therapy goals necessary for the resident.
Here are just a few things that make us unique:
- Available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
- Central-Line management
- Wound Care
- Total Parenteral Nutrition
- IV therapy
- Stroke Recovery Program
- Respiratory Specialty Program
- Orthopedic-Fracture Recovery
- Wound Care and Skin Management
- Continence Improvement Program
- Contracture Management & Education
- Pain Management & Education
- Diabetic Management & Education
- Outpatient Therapy
- Cardiac Recovery Program
- Interdisciplinary Walking Rounds
- Pre-surgery Registration
Alzheimer/Dementia Care Unit
Because we are, family serving families, we understand your needs and those of your loved one.
The Alzheimer/Dementia residents need to be recognized and respected as an individual with unique needs and desires.
At Gilroy’s Alzheimer and Dementia Care Unit, your loved one receives the highest quality specialized care from an interdisciplinary team of professionals. Our team is specifically educated and trained to understand and meet the individual needs of each Alzheimer resident – psycho-social, emotional, spiritual, physical, nutritional and medical needs.
Alzheimer/Dementia resident needs to be supported in a manner that provides maximum independence and safety at every stage of the disease.
Independence is stressed and encouraged at Gilroy Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Residents are carefully monitored to determine their abilities as their disease progresses. They are allowed to function independently as long as possible. Our residents are assisted with various functions only when they are no longer able to perform them on their own.
While ensuring as active of an independent life for residents as possible, Gilroy provides the following services, tailored to the specific needs of each Alzheimer/Dementia resident:
- Specialized Activity Programs
- Psychological and Psychiatric Services
- Nursing Services
- Structured Dining Program
- Rehabilitation Services
- Social Services
- Laundry Services