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What is a Skilled Nursing Facility?

Spearfish, SD skilled nursing facilities are also known as retirement homes and nursing homes. Skilled nursing facilities in Spearfish have changed dramatically over the past several decades. Government regulations and consumer pressure have driven these changes. Our online Spearfish skilled nursing facility placement and referral agency service directory will help seniors search for and find the top skilled nursing facilities.

Today, skilled nursing facilities in Spearfish, SD are highly regulated, high-quality institutions for the care and treatment of older adults with severe physical health and mental disabilities. Spearfish, SD skilled nursing homes are regulated by the State of South Dakota .

Spearfish skilled nursing facilities are usually the highest level of care for older adults outside of a hospital. Nursing homes provide custodial care, including getting in and out of bed and aiding with feeding, bathing, and dressing. However, skilled nursing facilities differ from other senior care facilities in that they also provide an elevated level of medical care. Many skilled nursing facilities only specialize in short term rehabilitation. Skilled nursing facilities can also provide memory care and support for individuals with late stages of Alzheimer's and Dementia.

Spearfish nursing homes have traditionally been in a medically oriented design, with ease of patient care being the primary goal. Some facilities are now moving to a newer design model with smaller communities of 10 to 30 residents. This design model offers private kitchen areas, communal areas, and better continuity of staff.

There are many excellent affordable skilled nursing facilities and services in Spearfish to choose from. For your convenience, Carewatchers are listing some of the best skilled nursing facilities in Spearfish that accept private pay. Our online retirement home placement and referral agency service directory features facilities that helps residents achieve their independence while maintaining quality care and protecting residents' rights.


Family Testimonials

Carewatchers was an excellent website for us to find skilled nursing facilities in our area. The one we found provided exceptional care for my brother, and we are pleased with the information and service they provide.

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- T. Wagner

Mother could not adequately care for herself, and we wanted her in a nice full care nursing facility. In our search, we came across Carewatchers, who connected us directly with facilities for us to speak with and tour. I recommend them highly.

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- R. Bushnell

As a social worker, it was convenient to find skilled nursing facilities listed by city and state. Carewatchers gave me another avenue to locate facilities that I could call direct. I use their website often. Thank you for your help; you make my job easier.

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- L. Garcia


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