Questions about Brookdale Juan Tabo Place
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
We have monthly all staff meetings that follows our Clare Bridge training program and behavior problem solving. Also our staff is to do continued monthly training on our learning management system and state requirements.
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
We staff according to our service alignment and care needs of the residents. We typically have 5 care associates as well as our clinical management staff during day time hours and around 3-4 during night shift with nursing on call.
What programs or activities does Brookdale Juan Tabo Place offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
We follow the Brookdale daily path of living which we would "cluster" our residents by acuity and cognitive levels. We focus on 6 dimensions of wellness which include: intellectual, purposeful, social, physical, spiritual and dimensional. We also have our In-Touch program which is like an Ipad that is customized to residents preferences.
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our Health and Wellness clinical staff which includes our Health and Wellness Director and Resident Care Coordinator. They assess prior to move in, at move and regulatory or when change of condition occurs.
What techniques does Brookdale Juan Tabo Place use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
We "cluster" our residents together with similar needs and cognitive ability and also can provide hand over hand assistance.
How does Brookdale Juan Tabo Place keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
We hold monthly care meetings with families to discuss any change in condition and also partner with our residents primary care physicians to make sure all residents are being well cared for and needs are met.
Describe the neighborhood around Brookdale Juan Tabo Place. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
Brookdale Juan Tabo Place is in the heart of a residential neighborhood.
Is Brookdale Juan Tabo Place affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
NO, partner with all hospitals and clinics, agencies to offer our residents choice when it comes to their care needs.