An Experienced Staff is Here to Enhance Your Life
There are times when one requires more comprehensive, attentive care. At Walker Methodist Health Center, located in Minneapolis, MN our interdisciplinary care-giving model ensures each individual receives an unmatched level of care and compassion from a multi-skilled team. This team is comprised of nursing, social service, culinary, therapeutic recreation, rehabilitative therapy, and spiritual care professionals.
Our Health Center team works closely with each and every individual to provide care and services that promote dignity, autonomy, and comfort:
- 24/7 skilled staff oversight
- An electronic monitoring system to alert staff
- Expert staff trained to manage and meet needs
- Consistent staff members for continuity of care
- Progressive use of alternative interventions to reduce need for unnecessary medication
- Meaningful activities and recreational interventions available 24 hours a day
- Physical, Occupational, and Speech Therapy suites to provide 1:1 sessions
- Dedicated staff devoted to supporting individuals and their family
In our Health Center, there are specialized support groups available for individual’s advocates as well as opportunities for life-enriching programs, social interaction, and mental stimulation. There are a variety of therapeutic programs available in effort to align with each individual’s interests and abilities. Health Center programming also encourages social interaction and mental stimulation, including:
- Pet Visits
- Exercise Programs
- Fine Arts Programs
- Family Social Events
- Outings and more!
Your family joins the Walker family
When an individual joins the Walker Methodist family and Health Center community, we like to think their families do too. We encourage families to stay involved in the care and lives of their family members and loved ones. Health Center offers private areas, available for reservation for family gatherings, visits, and fun. Family members are also invited to attend the monthly Family Council meetings held at the Health Center to discuss any needs or common issues.
The Passages program engages a holistic approach to end-of-life care including skilled nursing care, psychosocial, social, emotional, and spiritual support. Hospice care is coordinated among Walker’s staff, the resident and family, the physician, and local hospice providers. We’d love to tell you more about life at Walker Methodist Health Center. Click to contact us.
The Minneapolis, MN Health Center focuses on transitional care and offers a variety of additional care programs including innovative memory care, rehabilitation services, long-term care, adult day programs, and a dental clinic. For more information, click below.
Short-term health care and rehabilitation that enable you to quickly regain your health so you can return home. Experience skilled nursing care, 24/7 personal service, and rehabilitation services including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Read how Marilyn recovered and enjoyed her stay while in our Transitional Care Unit.
Innovative memory care
Our life-enhancing memory care environment allows a person with memory loss to live with dignity. Here, hallways feature curving pathways with points of interest resembling a small-town neighborhood. This innovative space engages residents and enhances interactions. Learn how Ian found answers for his mom and dad at our Health Center and memory care neighborhood.
Because Parkinson’s affects each individual differently, the course of the disease varies from one person to another. You may find that your symptoms come and go erratically, and to help maintain a comfortable life, specialized and tailored Parkinson’s treatment is a must. Walker Methodist staff, nurses, and caregivers are better trained to not only recognize, but understand the complexities and varieties of Parkinson’s disease. This specialized care leads to improved communication and an enhanced living experience for those who have Parkinson’s.
Physical, occupational, and speech therapies available seven days a week. Experience meaningful relationships with therapists dedicated to providing individualized care on an inpatient and outpatient basis.
Long-term care and personal health services in a comfortable setting. Long-term care communities allow you to participate in exciting social events and outings, enjoy restaurant-quality dining, and experience our focus on customer service.
Adult Day Program
Daily care program includes enriching activities, healthy meals and access to rehabilitation therapies and health services. Enjoy a supportive social life combined with attentive health care and a wealth of conveniences.
High-quality oral care with state-of-art equipment to help you achieve optimal oral health. Take advantage of comprehensive services including exams, preventative care, restorations, extractions and dentures.