McKnight's Long-Term Care News, a magazine for owners and operators of senior living and senior care facilities, featured Albemarle in a recent article about how the design of the Center plays into a patient's recovery.
When Langdon Plaster came to our Center after a serious fall, this former Scout was having a hard time being indoors. With a little creativity, our Occupational Therapy team motivated him to a recovery he could not imagine.
The rate of falls at home is alarmingly high. One in three people over the age of 65 fall each year. Of these falls, one in five result in serious injury. The most resinous injuries occur as a result of a fall in the bathroom.