Sometimes a caregiver needs a brief respite from the day to day responsibilities of caring for a loved one, either to rejuvenate or to take a pre-planned vacation. If you or your loved one needs a little additional temporary medical or nursing support, Pine Acres provides short term respite care on a daily, weekly and/or monthly basis. During a Respite stay, short-term patients receive the same high level of care as other patients, in a safe and secure environment cared for by skilled professionals. Pine Acres Respite Services include:
- 24 Hour Nursing Care
- Medication management
- Transportation to physician appointments
- Restaurant Style Meals
- Activities and Entertainment
- Garden and Outdoor Activities
- Music Therapy
- Weekly Social Events
- Exercise Program
- Transportation to Medical Appointments
For more information or to schedule a Respite Stay, please contact the admissions department at 515-223-1223.
Long Term Care
Pine Acres offers long-term care and services are to meet the physical and emotional needs of individuals with chronic illnesses and disabilities or who can no longer care for themselves. Whether you or a loved one are looking for a permanent arrangement or temporary living, Pine Acres can offer a comfortable, professionally supervised environment with all the comforts and warmth of home. Pine Acres is committed to creating an atmosphere of compassion, caring and excellent nursing care.
We value and take the time to meet the needs and interests of each resident. Our program promotes social interaction, self-identity, self-worth, and self-accomplishment. A top priority of our program at Pine Acres is to offer a variety of activities, ensuring that people are always engaged.