- Board Members
- Message from the Executive Director
- Administrative Staff
- Our History
- Mission Statement
- Brochure Download
- Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute
- Restorative Rehabilitative Services
- Hospice Care
- Long Term Home Health Care Program
- Food and Nutritional Services
Resident and Visitor Information
- Visiting Hours, Directions and
- Resident Bill of Rights
- Resident Privacy
- Medical Staff
- The Care Giver
- Resident Council
- In-house Chapel and Staff Chaplains
- Beauty Salon
- WiFi Access
- Case Management from
Admission through Discharge
- Therapeutic Recreation
- Employee Health Services
- Staff In-service
- Workplace Safety
- Medicare Prescription Drug Coverage Part D
- Compliance Helpline
- Giving Opportunities
Resident Council, through its elected officers and interested resident
participants, serves as the governing body for the Home’s residents.
Lutheran Augustana Center wants its residents to have a say in the decisions
that affect their daily lives. Residents enter the Home with a lifetime
of skills and knowledge, each offering a unique contribution to the Council.
Residents know how it feels to live here and by sharing their insights,
suggestions and concerns, the Home can better meet the needs and interests
of all residents.
- A forum
for Self Determination: residents who actively take part in the decision
making process learn that their ideas and opinions are important.
- A vehicle
for Resolving Issues and Concerns: residents, in conjunction with staff,
discuss, suggest and carry out solutions with accurate and timely information
regarding their care and quality of life. This fosters meaningful communication
between residents and staff while promoting a positive atmosphere for
resolving issues and concerns.
a Sense of Community and Belonging: the resident council develops a
sense of community among those who live and work at the Home. The sharing
of experiences, ideas and concerns during Resident Council meetings
leads to a better understanding of each other and greater tolerance
for individual differences.
guest speakers and forming subcommittees provides a mechanism for residents
to appreciate and get involved in the workings of the Home making the
adjustment to Augustana much easier.
as much control over their lives as possible is vitally important to residents’
physical and emotional well-being. Providing an opportunity to enhance
their well-being is at the core of the Lutheran Augustana Center’s