Unlike traditional nursing homes or skilled nursing facilities in Dallas, Edgemere marries state-of-the-art, Medicare-certified care with highly individualized attention to detail. Honoring specific needs and wishes, our dedicated registered nurses and licensed practical nurses work directly with residents, their families and physicians to create responsive care plans – tracking and implementing even the slightest required changes.
- Large private rooms
- 24-hour licensed care
- Daily housekeeping and laundry
- Scheduled transportation
- Access to rehabilitative services (speech, occupational and physical therapies)
- Pain and wound care management
- Therapeutic diets
- Wellness programming, including health education and fitness plans
- State-of-the-art equipment and treatment programs
- 24/7 emergency response system
- Medication monitoring and administration
- Short-term and long-term care
- Planned social functions
- Full-service beauty salon
- Fine dining
- Direct admission available without a required entrance fee
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View our available private skilled nursing floor plan options.
Our Real Food First© program is a multifaceted initiative providing high-quality meals for all residents, no matter their needs. Download our detailed guide to find out how it’s being integrated within our skilled nursing menus.
Frequently Asked Questions
Skilled nursing is appropriate for people with medical needs requiring the specialized care delivered by round-the-clock licensed nurses and therapists. Most often, candidates for long-term skilled nursing have an ongoing health condition or permanent disability. They may be affected by chronic illness or the natural symptoms of advanced age.
Absolutely. Residents can choose from a full calendar of interesting and stimulating opportunities, including cultural and social events. Custom programs at Edgemere encourage maximum interaction and engagement while respecting privacy and preserving dignity.
Yes. Short-term skilled nursing or rehabilitation is available for those recovering from illness, injury, surgery or stroke who need intensive therapy and care to gain optimal well-being and health.
With a qualifying hospital stay, Medicare typically covers days 1-20 of skilled nursing and rehabilitation. A Medicare-set daily coinsurance rate will be assessed for days 21-100. Medicare payment rules are very stringent and vary depending on a number of factors. Your out-of-pocket expense may vary based on any additional supplemental insurance coverage you may have. Visit https://www.medicare.gov/coverage/skilled-nursing-facility-care.html for more details.
TEXAS LONG-TERM CARE OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM
A long-term care ombudsman helps residents of a nursing facility and residents of an assisted living facility resolve complaints. Help provided by an ombudsman is confidential and free of charge. To speak with an ombudsman, a person may call the toll-free number 1-800-252-2412.