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uNew Hope Outreach AFH ......... 509-466-3037 Services (DSHS) – Home and Community Barbara Mach RT Services (HCS) (see page 81 for the number Deer Park of your local office) and requesting a current 3109 West Olson Road, Deer Park WA 99006 list of homes by county or zip code. Spokane CareLike.................................. www.carelike.com 1809 East Center Road, Spokane WA 99208 Website details housing choices including adult www.spokanecountyadultcare.com family homes, assisted living communities and Residential care facility with re-tirement communities in the area. exceptional, compassionate care, years. We specialize in Developmental Disabilities, Skilled Nursing for up to 6 residents. Licensed 17 + one in Deer Park and one in the Mead area. Care Chapter Mental Health, and Dementia. We have 2 locations Princeton Place Medicare and managed care agencies use skilled 5410 West Princeton Place, Spokane WA 99205 quiring concentrated professional rehabilitation as 2-nursing facilities for brief recovery from illness re509-926-5155........................ Adult Family Home www.princetonplaceafh.com a step between hospital and home. When long- nAdult Family Home Concerns be on the quality of life. The Department of Socialterm professional help is required, the focus should Agencies that have information about adult family and Health Services (DSHS) – Home and Commu- homes, or agencies with which your concerns may nity Services (HCS) ensures that clients needing be shared include – nursing facility care can have access to the facility of choice that meets their physical, medical and Department of Social social needs. and Health Services (DSHS) – Adult Protective Services ............... 509-323-9400 To avoid multiple moves, it is important to proj- ............................................... 800-459-0421 ect the future needs of a resident before choosing EndHarm Abuse Hotline ................ 866-363-4276 loved one have a need for respiratory therapy, youa skilled nursing facility. For instance, if you or a The abuse hotline is for the vulnerable population should determine which facilities provide ventilator including abused and neglected children as well services; or if there is an issue with alcoholism, you as vulnerable adults and the elderly. would want to ensure that a treatment program is Long-Term Care Ombudsman ........ 509-456-7133 available. Are there any conditions (like obesity or ............................................... 800-660-7133 sensitive skin) requiring special bedding? Any men- Promotes and protects the rights of residents in a tal health conditions that need to be considered? care setting and empowers residents to become Sometimes, skilled nursing facilities will not have self-advocates. Assists people in all licensed long- necessary assistive devices in place, but have an term care facilities including Nursing Homes, arrangement with similar facilities to share equip- Boarding Homes (assisted living) and Adult ment, or use vendors with an equipment pool that Family Homes. can be utilized. Consider the following questions when you select a Residential Care Services – skilled nursing facility – Complaint Resolution Line............. 800-562-6078 Accepts complaints about Adult Family homes. • Are private rooms an option, or are all rooms shared? nAdult Family Home Resources • easily made?Can changes in room assignments be Access information about adult family homes in the area by – • for patient care? To families?Is there a registered nurse always available • Accessing the DSHS website at https:// • What is the ratio of staff to patients? fortress.wa.gov/dshs/adsaapps/lookup/ AFHPubLookup.aspx and downloading adult • What kind of security is provided for family home listings. personal items? • Calling The Department of Social and Health • Is the latest state inspection report available? u Represents facilities that offer Alzheimer’s or dementia care. 61


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