Care Suites

We are a family
here, supporting
and uplifting
each person.

I am Florence and I am Cassia

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When higher levels of assisted living are needed…

Care Suites at Augustana Minneapolis

Care Suites are a gracious alternative for individuals who need 24-hour personal care and advanced assisted living services.

In a separate area within Augustana Minneapolis, 31 lovely apartments surround a dining room and community spaces. Residents receive comfort, privacy and continuous personal care. Skilled nursing services are available, if needed.

Family members are always welcome and encouraged to be involved.

Care Suites Amenities and Services

  • Three nutritious meals each day, served in the Care Suites dining room
  • Private one-bedroom or shared two-bedroom apartment in the Care Suites area
  • Weekly housekeeping and daily light housekeeping
  • Daily laundry service, as needed
  • Pull cords and 24-hour emergency response
  • Controlled building entrances and security cameras on site
  • Personal emergency call pendant
  • Cable television, internet and telephone available for additional fees
  • Social, spiritual and recreational activities, both scheduled and unscheduled
  • Initial nurse assessment to determine the services most beneficial for you
  • Development of plan of care
  • Nurse coordination with family members, physicians and pharmacy and maintenance of clinical health records
  • Comfort checks every two hours
  • Personal care staff on site 24/7
  • Licensed nursing staff on site 24/7 and registered nurse on call 24 hours
  • Escorts to meals and activities in the Care Suites area
  • One round trip escort in Augustana Minneapolis weekly
  • Medication management
  • Transfer/mobility assistance
  • Morning and evening cares
  • Bathing assistance one time per week
  • Bathroom assistance every two hours
  • Limited nutritional support
  • Skilled nursing services as ordered by a physician

Additional services beyond the basic Care Suite package are available, detailed descriptions are available.

Hospice Care

Hospice care encircles you and your family with comfort, pain management, honesty and respect for your decisions.

Highly-specialized hospice care comes to Augustana Minneapolis from Grace Hospice and Guardian Angels † Elim Home Care and Hospice, who bring physical, emotional and spiritual care for people with life-limiting illnesses and support for their loved ones. Your family can hand over the worries of daily physical care, allowing all of you to focus on this precious time together. The chaplains are available for prayer, Bible reading, guidance and fostering connections with God and family. Chaplains are always respectful of personal and cultural preferences.

These organizations will come to patients wherever they call home.

Grace Hospice

GraceCaring.org
612-238-0034
1-855-411-2500

Guardian Angels Elim Home Care & Hospice

“My mom has been a resident for about six months. It is so comforting to all of my family to know that she is in the caring hands of the entire staff.
Thanks to you all.”

—Deborah, daughter

Spiritual Care

Augustana Minneapolis offers many opportunities for a rich and full life, including spiritual care. Our staff chaplain is available for the spiritual needs of residents, families and staff. All are invited to non-denominational worship services. Bible studies and conversations with our chaplains are regularly scheduled and open to everyone.