Matulaitis Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Blog
End of Life Care Explained
Did you know that end of life care is basically support for patients who are in the last months, weeks, days, or even hours of their life? In essence, end of life care should help [...]
Our Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Services
Did you know that a great deal of people use the terms rehabilitation and skilled care services facilities and nursing homes interchangeably? However, they are different places for different purposes. For example, Rehabilitation and skilled [...]
How Does Palliative Care Work?
Palliative care is specialized medical care for both adults and children who are living with a serious illness. This type of care is focused on providing relief from the symptoms and stress that the [...]
Hospice Care Explained
Hospice care is one of those things that most people don’t want to think about because it means the end of someone’s life is near. However, it’s important to be well aware of what it [...]
What is Long Term Skilled Care?
Did you know that long term skilled care involves a vast variety of services that are designed to meet a person's health or personal care needs during a short or long period of time? [...]
What’s the difference between assisted living and a nursing home?
There are many options for senior living, and it can be difficult to decide what is best for your loved one. Here we will discuss the difference between assisted living and a nursing home. [...]
The benefits of pet therapy in nursing homes
Pet therapy is a growing trend in nursing homes. Pets have long been known to offer emotional and physical benefits to their owners. Pet therapy has been shown to be beneficial for senior [...]
When is the right time to consider a nursing home?
There is no definite answer as to when the right time is to consider a nursing home. However, there are various factors that can contribute to the decision. These include when an individual can [...]