Long-Term Care

Photo: Long Term Care FacilitiesThrough our long-term care swing bed program, Morrow County Health District is pleased to offer 24-hour nursing care to chronically ill and frail residents.  We meet the unique needs of residents, address family concerns, and help residents with their day-to day care.  We respect the dignity of each individual to provide a safe, comfortable living environment.  There is no limit to how long a qualifying individual may stay in our Long Term Care unit.

Located in the hospital, the recently remodeled Long Term Care area provides a high level of medical care.  A physician supervises each patient’s care and skilled nursing care is available at all times.  Our team of experienced professionals includes:

  • Registered and Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Certified Medication Assistants and Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Licensed Therapists and Therapy Assistants

Photo: FacilitiesOur variety of services helps meet both the medical and non-medical needs of people with a chronic illness or disability who cannot care for themselves for long periods of time.  Pioneer Memorial Nursing Facility offers:

  • Private and semi-private accommodations
  • High staff to resident ratios
  • Emergency call response system in resident rooms
  • A secure and comfortable living environment
  • Registered Dietitian maintains optimal nutrition for all residents
  • Patient visitors are welcome at any time

To learn more about our Long Term Care unit and bed availability please contact Molly Rhea, Director of Nursing at 541-676-2947.

Respite Program

Pioneer Memorial also provides respite care, for a few days or a few weeks, for individuals in the community that request to stay in the hospital.  Contact Molly Rhea, Director of Nursing at 541-676-2947 for information or a reservation.