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  • Nursing Home & Senior Care Resources

    The Pennsylvania Department of Health, which oversees healthcare facilities across the Commonwealth, offers advice for retirement-age seniors on how to choose a nursing home or rehabilitation facility. In addition, they provide a list of questions that decision-makers should ask as they explore nursing home and retirement options around short-term or long-term care.

    Below, we have provided this list of retirement research questions for you to bring to your visit to Luther Woods. We also encourage you to ask us about any of the topics on this helpful checklist before your visit.

    Health Department Checklist and Answers (pdf)

    As a small, privately-held skilled nursing facility, Luther Woods offers some of the most affordable rates in the area for a nursing home of our exceptional quality. Luther Woods accepts most major health insurance plans.

    Other Retirement Resources

    The Pennsylvania Department of Aging has some helpful information available for those who provide care and for people interested in planning for future needs. A local Area Agency on Aging (AAA) can also complete a need assessment to determine the level of care and length of stay appropriate to your situation.

    Medicare offers resources for determining if long-term care is the right option for you or a loved one and how to choose a facility.

    The National Institute on Aging has a list of resources on choosing services for people living with Alzheimer’s disease.