Skilled CareSkilled care, sometimes referred to as sub-acute or swing bed, is defined as care given to individuals for rehabilitative or remedial purposes. This type of care is for individuals recovering from illnesses that require additional antibiotics, therapy, etc. Those requiring this type of care can depend on Allen Parish Hospital's Skilled Care Unit. Staffed by a team of caring clinical professionals, each patient is treated with his or her needs in mind. Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses, Certified Nurses Assistants, Physical Therapists, Speech Therapists, Occupational Therapists, and Respiratory Therapists are all available to help manage complex medical conditions including infections, wound care and IV therapy.
Allen Parish Hospital's team of medical professionals is dedicated to offering quality care, close to home. These individuals are skilled in serving the citizens of the community during their time of recovery, easing the burden placed on the patients and their families. For more information regarding skilled care services, please contact Carrolyn Benoit, LPN, at (337) 738-2527.