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Intermediate Care Facility (Social & Behavior Intervention)
Description of Program:
Teaching and supporting opportunities to make independent life choices in areas including work, education, leisure recreation, or senior recreation. Assisting with self-advocacy and behavior improvement with an array of leisure options for elderly retired individuals. Provide specialized medical services for clients experiencing general decline due to aging.
Services include active treatment in the form of residential planning and care to increase independence in self-help skills; to develop communication, interaction, leisure, and work skills; to replace challenging behaviors with personally and socially acceptable alternatives; and to ameliorate nursing problems. Multiple disciplines work as an interdisciplinary planning and treatment team.