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  Plan For Successful Hospital Discharge
R Tell the staff what drugs, vitamins, or supplements you took before you were admitted. Ask if you should still take these after you leave.
R Ask if you’ll need medical equipment (like a walker). Who will arrange for this? Write down a name and phone number of a person you can call if you have questions.
By: Sherii Sherban, Publisher
Everyone that will experience a hospital stay hopes for a successful discharge. Planning ahead can be helpful. Your planning team will be most successful when you can include your doctor and the staff, adult children or patient advocate, and possibly your intended caregiver or other friend who may have offered to assist you. The following checklist was provided by Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to help prepare you for your discharge.
R Do you have options (Home health care, rehab at a skilled nursing)? Tell the staff what you prefer. The listing here can be help- ful in getting started with area options.
R Write down names and numbers of all planned caregivers.
R Ask the staff about your health condition and what you can do to get better.
Recovery and Support
  Care After Discharge
paying bills
R Getting to doctors’ appointments, pick-
Your Health
R Ask about problems to watch for and what to do about them. Write down a name and phone number of a person to call if you have problems.
R Ask if you’re ready to do the activities below. Identify the ones you need help with, and tell the staff:
R Bathing, dressing, using the bathroom,
R Write down your prescription drugs, over- the-counter drugs, vitamins, and herbal supplements. Include a name and number of who to call with medication questions.
climbing stairs
R Cooking, food shopping, house cleaning,
R Review the list with the staff. Ask details including possible adverse reactions.
ing up prescription drugs
R Have support in place that can help you. R Ask the staff to show you and your
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200 W. Michigan Avenue, Suite 103 | Battle Creek, MI 49017
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          NUMBER OF UNITS INDEPENDENT LIVING ASSISTED LIVING SKILLED NURSING ALZHEIMER / DEMENTIA RESPITE CARE
ADULT DAY CARE PETS
RESIDENT PARKING TRANSPORTATION PRIVATE PAY NURSE ON DUTY REHAB
LONG TERM STAY SHORT TERM STAY MEDICATION DELIVERY LAUNDRY HOUSEKEEPING ACTIVITIES
100% MEALS
24 HOUR STAFFING LICENSED FACILITY SPECIFIC DIET PLANS
SENIOR HOUSING
GUIDE
                           ADVANTAGE LIVING CENTER
01 675 Wagner Drive, Battle Creek, MI 49017 82
Cyndi Marshall, (269) 969-6244
ALLEGRA NURSING AND REHAB
02 434 W. North Street, Jackson, MI 48202 82
Sherry Flanagan, (517) 787-3250
ARBOR MANOR REHAB AND NURSING CENTER
03 151 Second Street, Spring Arbor, MI 49283 122
Tressa Stukey (517) 750-1900
ARBOR MEADOWS
04 108 Second Street, Spring Arbor, MI 49283 32
Linda Eccles, (517) 750-1905
ARBOR OAKS SEMI-ASSISTED LIVING
05 108 Second Street Spring Arbor, MI 49283 40
Linda Eccles (517) 750-1905
ARBOR VIEW ESTATES
06 120 W. Arbor Drive, Spring Arbor, MI 49283 96
Sherry Ambs (517) 962-2698 / (517) 962-2683
BARNEYVILLE SENIOR APARTMENTS
07 420 S. Webster St, Homer, MI 49245 24
Teresa Ellis, (517) 568-4393
BROOKLYN SEMI-ASSISTED LIVING CENTER
08 151 Constitution Ave, Brooklyn, MI 49230 50
Amy Manville (517) 592- 2828
CALHOUN COUNTY MEDICAL CARE FACILITY
09 1150 East Michigan Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49014 120
Donna Mahoney, (269) 962-5458
DEER RUN INDEPENDENT VILLAS
10 3700 S. Dearing Rd. Spring Arbor, MI 49283 2
Adryan Porter (517) 750-2700
EVERGREEN SENIOR CARE & REHAB CENTER
11 111 Evergreen Road, Battle Creek, MI 49037 95
Roxanne Davis, (269) 969-6110
GRAND VISTA ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY
12 99 Vista Drive, Coldwater, MI 49036 20
Dustin Burrett, (517) 227-5225
GRAND VISTA ASSISTED LIVING COMMUNITY
13 208 Winston, Marshall, MI 49068 40
Dustin Burrett, (517) 227-5225
HEARTLAND HEALTH CARE CENTER
14 200 East Roosevelt Ave, Battle Creek, MI 49037 65
(269) 965-3327
HERITAGE
15 14420 Helmer Road South, Battle Creek, MI 49015 68
Marketing Director, (269) 969-4000
LAKEVIEW MEADOWS
16 890 Territorial Road, Battle Creek, MI 49015 60
Mandi Burrows, (269) 968-0300
LAKEVIEW ASSISTED LIVING
17 14661 Helmer Road South, Battle Creek, MI 49015 61
Marketing Director, (269) 969-8900
LAURELS OF BEDFORD
18 270 Bedford Road North, Battle Creek, MI 49037 111
Keli Carter, (269) 968-2296
LEGACY ASSISED LIVING CENTER
19 15025 Ann Arbor Road, Jackson, MI 49201 82
Kim Loomis, (517) 764-2000
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