Salem Home is a free-standing, not-for-profit nursing facility providing 24-hour nursing care as well as meaningful activities, social services, restorative nursing and Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy. We are a Medicare and Medicaid Certified facility offering private and semi-private rooms with varying sizes.
Salem Home embraces the person-centered care model popular in today’s progressive health care market. We strive to adapt to seniors’ lifestyles with an emphasis of putting the person before the task, and encouraging seniors to choose the way care is delivered. Our programs have given us the distinction of two PEAK (Promoting Excellent Alternatives in Kansas) Awards in recent years.
The Administration and staff are united in our commitment to serving our seniors and to providing daily opportunities for life enhancement and growth as we assist and care for them. Providing person-centered care is at the heart of that commitment and it is a privilege to not only care for our seniors, but to share in their lives each day. They teach us so much in our journey of culture change and they continually provide us with ideas and inspiration in providing the best care possible.
The Dining Services department offers flexible meal times with restaurant-style dining and salad bar daily. This provides a variety of meal choices and resident preferences are solicited by the staff through resident council meetings on a regular basis. Suggestions are also welcome from family and staff members.
The Life Enhancement Team offers several different programs to meet the needs of seniors at various different cognitive, psychosocial, spiritual and physical ability levels. They partner with the Restorative Nursing department to coordinate these programs to ensure each resident receives quality, meaningful interactions and stimulation