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Social Services

Navigating through healthcare scenarios can often be overwhelming and frustrating for residents and their families. Our social services team is here to help ease this stress however possible by providing community resources, coordinating home health services, assisting with Medicaid applications and communication.

Social and Emotional Support

  • Psychosocial support for individuals and  families

  • Assistance for residents entering the facility to make the transition from a previous living environment while meeting social and emotional comfort needs

  • Assuring resident's continuing needs are met

Care and Case Management

  • Assistance with the admission process and discharge planning

  • Participation in on-going care planning

 

Denise Baker

Social Services Director

Denise has 38 years of experience working for DSHS as a Social Worker in long-term care and child welfare. She oversees our medically-related social work services to ensure that each resident receives and maintains the highest level of physical, mental and psycho-social well-being during their stay with us.

We take great pride in ensuring you and your family are engaged as part of the care team, and they value the importance of maintaining strong communication with you throughout your stay.