Questions about Lakeshore Manor
What ongoing training does the staff receive in dementia care?
Senior Lifestyle is a family owned business with more than 200 locations nationwide. We are held to strict training standards which is ongoing both on the floor and on-line. Our caregivers are not required to be CNA's but we have many who are. Our caregivers share their hearts each and every day more than anything!
How many staffers are on duty in the daytime and overnight?
As a standard 3/3/3 however, staffing is based on the needs of our residents.
What programs or activities does Lakeshore Manor offer to keep residents engaged? How does the staff engage residents' long-term memories?
Our signature program called Embrace linked here: http://www.seniorlifestyle.com/senior-living-and-care-options/memory-care-for-seniors/ is individually designed. Visit http://www.seniorlifestyle.com/property/lakeshore-manor/#programs for up-to-date information!
Who assesses residents' health and cognitive functioning? How often is that assessment repeated?
Our Health & Wellness Director, Deb Maurice, RN and our Memory Care Coordinator, Kristy Millar.
Assessments are repeated as needed.
What techniques does Lakeshore Manor use to support memory care residents during mealtimes?
We provide care for all stages of Alzheimer's and dementia and in some cases spouses. We have two separated dining areas where dining is pre-set and then plated. In one area, those needing assistance are fed by our servers and the other area is more independent.
How does Lakeshore Manor keep residents' families informed about their loved ones' health?
We have an app called Sagely that families can download on their phones! They'll get updates on what their loved ones are participating in and pictures at times. Otherwise an email is sent nightly at 8p to all families wanting to know what their loved one has done for the day.
Describe the neighborhood around Lakeshore Manor. Is it located in a residential neighborhood, a business district, a rural setting, or other type of locale?
We are at the end of Bowen street in Oshkosh on a very quiet residential street located just blocks from the Oshkosh Public Library, the YMCA and downtown.
Is Lakeshore Manor affiliated with a hospital if more care is needed?
This is a family choice with 2 area hospitals Mercy/Ascension and Aurora. We have 3rd party providers for circumstances requiring medical attention again a decision left to the family.