About Our Community
A Four Star Skilled Nursing Rating
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), a branch of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, maintains a Five-Star Quality Rating System to help consumers compare skilled nursing facilities. This rating system is based on health inspections, staffing, and quality measures. We are proud to say our overall rating at Emeritus at Roslyn is Four Stars. More information can be found through the following link: www.medicare.gov/NHCompare
Brookdale Roslyn is located in the heart of South Denver just 1.5 miles east of the Yale Avenue exit on Interstate-25 near the University Hills and Tamarac shopping centers. The community has ready access to Cook & Washington Park senior centers, several greenbelt open spaces, two movie theatres and both King Soopers and Safeway grocery stores. In addition, many excellent churches and smaller scenic parks are nearby.
Our location allows us to appreciate all the incredible sights of Colorado including a view of the legendary Mount Evans which is right out our front door. We are located in close proximity to many medical facilities including Swedish Medical Center, Porter Adventist Hospital, the Medical Center of Aurora and many more.
A Wonderful Selection
Our Denver, Colorado community is in the perfect location, with a wonderful selection for our seniors who need Assisted Living, Alzheimer’s and Dementia Care or Skilled Nursing Care services and programs. No matter which service or program your loved one needs, we have the very best selection and care available.
Our brilliant white building features Victorian architecture and beautiful landscaping overlooking the Rocky Mountains. Brookdale Roslyn has many choices of studio and 1-Bedroom suites, with large windows, new carpet, fresh paint, and all offer kitchenettes and bathrooms with updated fixtures.
Compassion and genuine relationships are the hallmark of our care. Our residents enjoy active, quality lifestyles and develop friendships with staff and residents, allowing them to flourish in our daily social events. Residents keep their lives interesting and fulfilling by taking advantage of our activity rooms, fitness classes, gardens, courtyards, private dining room, library, cooking areas, pool table, bridge clubs and restaurant-style dining.
Brookdale Roslyn is a very clean, cozy and inviting environment. We take pride in our building and it shows. Many of our residents comment on the beautiful surroundings and cleanliness which gives them a sense of pride in living here.
Strong, Caring, Professional Relationships
Brookdale Roslyn has an excellent relationship with our local hospitals and rehabilitation centers. We also pair with other local retirement communities to provide care if they can no longer meet the needs of their residents. Our local providers help continue the level of care necessary for ensuring positive patient outcomes. Reducing hospital recidivism (returns) is a key goal for everyone involved.
Brookdale Roslyn staffing is based on acuity and occupancy to ensure the highest level of care available 24/7 to all our residents. Teamwork and cooperation are common traits among our staff members. Our staff provides weekly housekeeping and laundry service as well as personal care to administer medication, skilled nursing, caregiving and companionship.
We have an excellent rehabilitation team for physical, speech, occupational and respiratory therapies. Our top-rated dining services, activities and kitchen chefs all contribute to the overall excellence of our team. Many of the Caregivers have celebrated over ten years with us and continue to live out Brookdale family values each day. We make sure to introduce prospective residents to the Caregivers during their tour experience to begin fostering a personal relationship. This allows people to see for themselves the quality individuals who will be assisting them in the future.
Our Community Lifestyle
A Wonderful, Active Lifestyle
An overall focus on nurturing the mind, body and spirit are the basis of each day’s activities. Our Life Enrichment Directors strive to meet the needs of a wide variety of residents. In addition, we contract with local entertainers, speakers and educators who provide quality, engaging presentations. We celebrate seasonal, holiday, birthday and other ceremonious occasions throughout the year with parties and décor to match.
We make the most of Colorado living for our residents by visiting Red Rocks, Cherry Creek Reservoir and state park, Lookout Mountain, Golden, Central City and local parks. Our modern transport van with a wheelchair lift and smooth ride drives our sports minded residents to Coors field for a spring baseball game or two and occasionally up the mountain to gamble. Our weekly outings include lunch bunch, scenic drives, movies, restaurants for dinner, local events, symphonies and museums. We visit grocery stores, department stores and pharmacies. Our van also offers scheduled transportation to doctor, dentist, and specialist appointments.
Partnering with the Local Neighborhood Community
Brookdale Roslyn’s care and management staff attends quarterly health fairs, medical forums, and other applicable industry events in our community which strengthen partnerships and advance healthcare education. We host many events here at our community to pay tribute to our professional partners, friends and neighbors who are integral to our success. Our community events allow us to offer them a glance at the hospitality we provide and fun we have with our residents. Brookdale Roslyn partners with area churches, schools and community centers to schedule mutually beneficial events that help us connect with the community.
Brookdale Roslyn features restaurant-style dining with quality choices and variety. We offer a full salad bar with each meal and several standby choices available to residents in addition to the two featured entrees. Brookdale Roslyn offers breakfast, lunch and dinner each day with two seating times available.
In addition, there is a coffee bar with fresh fruit and a snack cart near the concierge desk. We celebrate traditional holiday and seasonal meals with special events catering to the whole family. Our Dining Services Director has extensive experience with catering, fine dining, nutrition and dietary wellness and regularly meets with each of the residents to receive feedback and praise and to accept input from residents on what they would like to see on future menus.