Brookdale Senior Living

National Senior Living Advisor

Referring a Patient to Skilled Nursing

With an ever-changing healthcare environment and shifting reimbursement requirements, we understand the complexities of managing a growing population of aging seniors.

At Brookdale, we make it easy for you to transition patient care and access our connected senior solutions — all from one central resource. Whether you are a case manager, physician or another healthcare professional, we’ll help you coordinate your patient’s post-acute journey to:

  • Improve patient quality, care and outcomes
  • Reduce avoidable hospital readmissions
  • Lower post-acute expenses
  • Boost patient satisfaction

Skilled Nursing Services

Rehabilitation Therapy

Rehabilitation Therapy

Medication Management

Medication Management

Wound Care

Wound Care

Falls Prevention Support

Falls Prevention Support

We proudly serve patients in 68 skilled nursing facilities nationwide.

Brookdale skilled nursing is the next step of care in helping your patient recover. Whether they’ve just finished joint replacement surgery or had a stroke, our facilities have all the necessary resources in one place to help them get healthier faster.

This 24/7 nursing and rehabilitation assistance ranges from simple daily activities like getting dressed in the morning, to more advanced medical support, like severe wound care. All of our facilities have a licensed physician who supervises each patient’s care as well as speech therapy, occupational and physical therapy.

Our staff of highly trained nurses, physicians and therapists will assist you in every step of your patient’s journey, providing quality medical care and support in a caring and comfortable environment.

Our skilled nursing facilities offer:

  • Short-term or long-term care options
  • Licensed nurses available 24 hours a day
  • Comprehensive therapy services
  • Licensed physicians
  • Excellent on-site amenities
  • First-rate dining services

Brookdale Benefits


Family of Residents

Each resident is celebrated and cherished like one of the family at Brookdale.


Community Choices

Brookdale offers more choice in senior living and care with 1,000+ communities to select from.


Years Experience

We’ve invested years helping our residents age well, covering their diverse needs across the care continuum.


Connected Care

Our residents enjoy the benefits of Brookdale’s national network across 46 states in their own communities.

Simple Exercises

Providing a one-stop solution for senior support.

An experienced leader in senior living, Brookdale delivers a one-stop solution for connectivity of data, providers, clinical teams and support tools helping to simplify the process for everyone involved. Our skilled nursing associates and fully integrated, robust ancillary services platform deliver:

  • Evidence-based programs to help prevent avoidable re-hospitalizations

  • Data-driven analysis, capturing patient outcomes to drive continuous performance improvement

  • Care coordination with physicians, providers and payers on patient’s care plan and desired outcomes

  • Patient engagement through individualized patient goals, caregiver support and education

  • Timely patient updates to help physicians and providers manage care needs

  • Streamlined, time-saving referral process via phone, fax or online

  • Smooth and timely care transitions

  • 24/7 patient care support

Next Steps

From Skilled Nursing to Home Health Care

Many patients referred to a skilled nursing facility only require a short stay.

Brookdale Home Health is ideal for transitioning from skilled nursing care to receiving care in the comfort of your own home. Learn More >

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