Hilltop Home is a private, nonprofit, Intermediate Care Facility
(ICF) with a capacity to support 22 children who have severe to profound developmental disabilities and are medically fragile.
Anyone for whom continued placement at a training center, or placement in a nursing home, intermediate care facility
("ICF"), or congregate care setting, defined as any placement with five or more residents, is recommended must be referred to the RST.
CASE FACTS: Donnie Gleason was a 47-year-old mentally challenged man who resided at the Northwest Louisiana Developmental Center (Northwest), an intermediate care facility
. Donnie was nonverbal and incapable of self-medicating, and monitoring his own medical status.
Evidence-based healthcare design was applied at Hancock Geriatric Treatment Center, a 150-bed psychiatric intermediate care facility
. Two primary patient challenges addressed with this geriatric population are yellowing vision and memory recall.
Data is encrypted and uploaded automatically every few minutes to a collection and analysis system on-site for hospital, nursing facility, or intermediate care facility
Some of the properties that have difficulty appealing to more independent clientele with smaller apartments are going toward higher-acuity, with round-the-clock nursing--the old intermediate care facility
Originally built as an intermediate care facility
, Peace River Haven is not functionally suitable for meeting the complex needs of today's residential care clients.