Specialized Care

Dementia Care

When home is no longer an option for your loved one, Riverview Pointe offers specialized care for individuals experiencing the challenges that come with dementia. Our expert dementia care brings together our medical, nursing, therapy and activities staff to maximize cognitive and physical function while minimizing unwelcome behaviors.

quote-rehabilitationAt Riverview Pointe, we want every individual to live a meaningful, independent and productive life. To do so, we develop care plans that create a home-like setting and includes the Rhythm of the Day program – activities that celebrate life stories, encourage involvement and invigorate individuals’ minds.

We understand that dementia poses many challenges for individuals and their families. We are here to help overcome them and see that everyone is safe and constantly stimulated to keep their brains functioning as best as they can.

Unmatched Clinical Expertise

Many individuals come to us with medical needs that require special expertise and a higher level of care. As part of our comprehensive model of care, we are able to tend to a range of medically complex situations.

Riverview Pointe provides expertise and years of success in specialized areas.

Congestive Heart Failure (CHF)

Riverview Pointe’s CHF program provides innovative care for patients that have undergone heart procedures for or are currently stricken with symptoms of heart failure. For those that require post-acute care, we effectively manage pain and ease the transition to therapy. For those with ongoing issues, we manage symptoms and limit discomfort. Our on-call Cardiologist and nursing staff provide effective treatments to increase patient function, including electronic cardiac monitoring and cardiac rehab, and reach the highest level of independence possible.

Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)

Riverview Pointe’s COPD program is focused on oxygen therapy; palliative care; prevention of viral and bacterial infections; and management of anxiety and depression caused by s COPD symptoms. As with all of our treatment programs, our goal is to Increase patient function and reach the highest level of independence.

Other areas of expertise include:

  • Pneumonia
  • Peritoneal Dialysis
  • Medically Complex
  • Wound Management
  • Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)
  • IV Therapies
  • Diabetes Management
  • Pain Management
  • Assistance with Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
  • Hemodialysis
  • IV Medication titration
  • 24/7 skilled nursing professionals
  • In-House Physicians
  • Certified Nurse Practitioner on-site
  • Therapy 7 days/week – no downtime
  • Large therapy gym with state-of-the-art technologies and equipment
  • High therapist to assistant ratios to provide the attention necessary for better outcomes
  • Occupational kitchen to restore activities of daily living
  • Registered Dietitian for enhanced nutritional care
  • Rapid Response Teams
  • Professionals on-site for resident emotional concerns and family support