Churchman Village uses the same therapeutic treatment methods that are used in the NFL, NCAA, NHL, MLB through Accelerated Care Plus. Accelerated Care Plus (ACP) technology provides ultrasonic, electrical stimulation, short-wave therapies to reduce pain and improve function. With over 25 years of research, this technology has effective and proven treatments for a faster and more complete recovery:
Learn more about the types of care offered at Churchman Village.
Our experienced team provides assistance with all aspects of managing diabetes including: blood glucose monitoring, insulin administration and tracking, exercise plan, menu planning, and education.
We teach our residents living with diabetes the best ways to manage the disease and keep control of their lives. Our registered dietitian will work with you to make smart food choices in the right amounts. Residents enjoy a balanced diet that spreads carbohydrates throughout the day to prevent high blood sugar levels after meals. Our residents are taught how to care for their feet, gums and eyes, and are shown how to incorporate exercise into their diabetes management program.
For residents who require therapy, our physical therapists will develop a customized program to increase your physical activity to improve insulin response and management.
As we age, the likelihood of falling increases dramatically. At Churchman Village, our interdisciplinary team is educated on fall risk factors and prevention strategies. Each resident is evaluated upon admission by nursing and occupational and physical therapy and receives an individualized treatment plan if they are at risk for falls. We teach residents ways to avoid falls and provide therapy to increase balance. For residents who have a history of falls, we assess the root cause to see why the fall occurred and map an individualized plan of care to prevent recurrence.
Our Fall Prevention Program Includes:
Intravenous (IV) therapy may be used to provide nutrition or medication and/ or restore or maintain the body’s normal fluid and electrolyte balance. Our nursing staff administers IV fluids according to physician orders, maintains and monitors injection sites, and changes tubing and dressing regularly.
Trans Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) is utilized for patients who cannot or should not get their nutrition through eating.
Wounds can occur for a variety of reasons, from post-surgery complications to normal skin aging. Our interdisciplinary wound care team includes physical and occupational therapists, registered dietitians and registered nurses. Our wound care team works closely with the resident's physician to prepare a plan of treatment that best addresses individual needs including pain management, healing, and nutritional requirements. As with all treatments, we involve the resident and the family in every step of the treatment plan. Treatment procedures may include nutrition interventions and would vac treatment. Specialized supplies, treatments and equipment are utilized to enhance healing and comfort. Our staff have are focused on infection-prevention, healing of pressure ulcers and promotion of skin integrity.
We treat a variety of wound conditions and provide an array of services including: