Northgate Care Center located in Waukon, IA, is a skilled nursing facility certified in both Medicare and Medicaid. Northgate's experienced staff provides a consistent level of quality care and has embraced the philosophy of Person Directed Care. The Person Directed Care philosophy is used to enrich the lives of the people who live and work at Northgate by offering more choices to the staff and residents. The choices include day-to-day living decisions, such as when they get up, what they eat, how and when they bathe, and what activities they attend.
Consistent staffing, another aspect of Person Directed Care at Northgate, ensures residents are cared for by the same caregiver at least 85% of the time. This continuity of care ensures that residents feel safe and more secure during their stay at Northgate. In fact, Northgate's nursing department has over 160 years of service!
We partner with our local health care professionals and hospitals to ensure the best possible care:
- Admissions, seven days a week at any hour
- 24-hour skilled nursing care
- Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy
- Rehab-to-Home - short term rehab
- Sub-acute Care (IV, tracheotomy care, feeding tubes, wound care)
- Restorative Care
- Memory Care
- Adult Day Program
- Respite Care
- Hospice Suite
- Healthy Living Home Care