Nursing Services

In the spirit of partnership with our patients and residents we design care plans that embrace individual preferences, desires and wishes to the best of our ability.

Nursing services include:

- 24-Hour Skilled Nursing Care
- Restorative Nursing Care
- Post-Acute Care
- Ostomy/Wound Care
- IV Therapy
- Pain Management
- Respite Care
- Palliative/Comfort and Hospice Care

Alzheimer's Care

Our nurses work with the client's family to create a comfortable environment including simple routines and visual cues as a positive substitute for diminishing mental processes.

Diabetes Management

Our experienced nurses provide help with all aspects of managing diabetes including: blood glucose monitoring, insulin administration and tracking, exercise plan, menu planning, education and more.

Restorative Nursing Program

At White Pine Care Center we seek to maximize the quality of life for our long-term care population, who require a specialized restorative program. Of course, this service is included in the room and board fee. The therapy team and nursing staff develop individualized treatment plans for resident care in the areas of:

- Ambulation
- Range of motion
- Activities of daily living
- Positioning and alignment
- Skin integrity and wound management
- Contracture management
- Bowel and bladder training
- Rehabilitative and social dining
- Strengthening and restraint reduction
- Weekly and monthly height and weight monitoring

Dietary Program

- Provide meals to meet specific dietary and therapeutic needs, according to physician orders
- Oral supplemental diets are available
- Regular nutritional assessments from our registered dietitian