Health/Medical Care Services

SKILLED NURSING PROGRAM

 
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General Information
Description of ServiceSkilled nursing services provide shift nurses to monitor and perform complex medical procedures required by the consumer in order for the consumer to remain safely at home. These services can include management and evaluation of patient care plan; teaching and training activities; administration of medication; tube feeding; Nasopharyngeal and tracheostomy aspiration; catheters; wound care; ostomy care; heat treatments; medical gases; rehab nursing; venipuncture and psychiatric evaluation; and therapy.
LocationAlbany
Geographical AreaAlbany County
Public TransportationYes
Facility/ADA AccessYes
Intake ProcedureAlbany County NY Connects: Choice for Long Term Care, 518-447-7177
Intake RequirementsPhysician statement, Active Medicaid
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish, Multiple
EligibilityMedicaid recipients with skilled nursing needs
 
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesCall for details
Insurance AcceptedMedicaid
 
Availability
Hours of Operation Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
Specific Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30 am-4:30 pm
 
Contact Information
 
Physical Site Address 1 162 Washington Avenue
Physical Site City, State, Zip Albany, NY 12210
Main Phone 518-447-7300 Administrative
Emergency/After Hours Phone After hours Emergency # for Homeless, 518-463-2124, HATAS (Homeless and Travelers Aid Society)
Other Phone Service/Intake Adult Protective Services/NY Connects: 518-447-7177
Fax 518-447-7722
Web Address www.albanycounty.com/dss
 
 
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: ALBANY COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL SERVICES (DSS)
Affiliated Program: SKILLED NURSING PROGRAM
This Service: Health/Medical Care Services
 
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Home Health Aide Services (LT-2800.3000)
Home Nursing (LT-2800.3100)