What is skilled nursing care?

Designed for individuals with serious health challenges, skilled nursing care provides higher-level medical services and ongoing supervision by a registered nurse, LPN, and other health professionals. This can include monitoring vital signs, wound care, IV therapy, injections, and physical, occupational and speech therapies. Nursing care also encompasses assistance with everyday activities, from medication management and […]

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The purpose of entrance fees

The life plan community concept began about a century ago when faith-based and other charitable organizations sought to provide lifetime shelter and care for the aging.  In exchange for this promise, residents being cared for were usually required to assign most or all of their assets to the organization. Although well-intentioned, this model was less […]

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Residents share what Beatitudes Campus means to them

When you’re considering a move to a new place, it can be helpful to know what the people who live there think and feel about their home and community, the neighbors and staff, as well as the atmosphere and amenities. We asked four residents to tell us about what Beatitudes Campus means to them. We […]

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Is someone you love suffering from dementia or memory issues?

It’s devastating when someone you love begins to have trouble thinking or is diagnosed with dementia. If you’re like most of us, your mind starts swirling with worry, and you can feel precious time slipping away. Then come the questions about what’s next. Will Dad’s memory and ability to think worsen? What can we expect […]

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Ready to eat healthier? Beatitudes Campus can help you reach your goals

By Rodney D. Bailey, MSW, PhD, Senior Vice President March is National Nutrition Month and it reminds us that eating nutritious foods offers big benefits. Research shows eating well can boost your energy, improve your mood, keep your bones strong, enhance your sleep, and extend your life. Healthier eating can even reduce your risk for dementia, some […]

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Exceptional customer service the first time and every time

By Rodney D. Bailey, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing At Beatitudes Campus, service to others isn’t just our philosophy; it’s in our DNA. In 1965, our founders envisioned a senior living community devoted to the needs and preferences of older adults and their families. They fostered a welcoming, engaging, vibrant place to retire […]

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Having fun? You’re sure to at Beatitudes Campus

By Rodney D. Bailey, MSW, PhD, Senior Vice President Where you live matters. If you’re thinking about moving to a senior living community, you want one that reflects your personality, offers interesting opportunities, has great neighbors, and is just plain fun. As you think about what you want for your future and where you want […]

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When is the best time to move to a life plan community?

At Beatitudes Campus, one of the major considerations we hear from older adults is focused around timing their next move to a retirement community or life plan community. Most people recognize the value in downsizing and moving to a place that suits their current and future needs, but actually pinpointing that moment to move is […]

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Considering a life plan community? Here are 4 key aspects of the decision process

Life plan communities or continuing care retirement communities (CCRCs) are a popular retirement living choice among older adults who live fully, or mostly, independently today but desire to live in a setting whereby long-term care services are available if needed in the future. Choosing the right community is an important, complex decision process. Here are […]

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