Rehabilitation & Nursing Center of the Rockies is certified by Medicare, Medicaid, and other insurance on a case by case basis. Our team of health care professionals is led by a licensed administrator and a local physician who also serves as our medical director. Residents and families are encouraged to participate with our staff in the development of each resident’s individualized care plan.
Registered nurses, licensed nurses, and certified nursing assistants work together with other members of our staff to provide the appropriate level of care with areas such as medical needs, assistance with bathing and dressing, assistance with mobility, medication management, and assistance with total personal care.
Therapy is a strong part of our total health care program at Rehabilitation & Nursing Center of the Rockies. Therapy promotes a quicker recovery so our short-term patients can return home. Extended care residents benefit from therapy programs that restore and maintain functional independence and thus improves quality of life.
Rehabilitation & Nursing Center of the Rockies has full time professional therapists to serve our residents. Occupational, Physical and Speech Therapy strive to maximize each individuals functional abilities. We are also the premier skilled nursing facility to offer Anodyne Therapy in Fort Collins.
Alzheimer’s Care Unit
The Special Care Unit is a safe and secured environment that has been designed to meet the needs of our residents with Alzheimer’s and other dementias. The unit encourages wandering behaviors while decreasing the environmental stimulation that often results in agitation and confusion. The residents have access to an outdoor courtyard with walking paths. Therapeutic activities are designed specifically for these residents with exercise, reminiscence groups, music therapy, and functional daily activities including cooking and home management activities.
We have structured the environment and daily routines for our residents in order to maximize function in everyday living.
Our staff receives ongoing education and training on Alzheimer’s / Dementia disease processes, interventions, and techniques to calm and reassure the residents. Individual and family support is offered to counsel and support families and caregivers.
Our trained staff work closely with area Hospice agencies to provide comfort, privacy, and dignity for the patient and family in the final stages of life.
RNCR has an Extensive wound care program including an on-site Wound care Physician that does weekly rounds on all wound care clients. RNCRowns its own Wound Vac, specialty mattresses, and wound care supplies.
RNCR has a very extensive Restorative program that includes programming for modalities such as toileting, dressing, eating, walking and range of motion. These programs run six days per week.
RNCR can offer Sub-Acute Services for feeding tubes, NG tubes, Trachea Care, Short stay Rehabilitation care, Bariatric care up to 500lbs.,Respite care, Hospice and Palliative care and is licensed to provide Home Health Care services for the continuum of care services.