Physical Caring

Good Shepherd Lutheran Community is a licensed 84 bed Skilled Nursing Facility where medical care, skilled nursing care, rehabilitation, or related services and associated treatment are provided for a period of more than 24 consecutive hours to persons in the facility who are ill, injured, or disabled.
Assisted living program is State licensed accepting Private pay, Private Insurance and Medicaid Waiver. Assisted Living is a coordinated array of personal care, health maintenance activities, daily meals, medication administration and other supportive services 24 hours a day. This is an option for those individuals who do not need the intensive medical and nursing services provided by our skilled program, but something more than our independent living.
This is an independent living program; Subsidized housing includes one bedroom apartments furnished with stove, refrigerator, and washer/dryer units on both floors. These apartments are available to individuals age 62 and older, who qualify based on individualized income level. No medical services are provided in this area.
Another independent living program available to individual’s age 55 years and older who share in ownership of one and/or two bedroom apartments. A capital investment is the initial sum of money paid by the tenant for the right to occupy an apartment; plus a monthly maintenance fee. All appliances are included plus an option of an indoor garage space
We have specially equipped vehicles to provide transportation to Doctor, Dentist and other out of the building appointments as well as special events. The restorative and activity department staff also provides trips to museum’s, community events, special lunch dates, movies, and the circus and occasionally a trip to the zoo.