Luther Manor Communities is a dually certified skilled and intermediate care facility in the heart of Dubuque. The facility is dedicated to providing post-acute and long-term care, rehabilitation and respite care in a homelike environment.
An interdisciplinary approach to patient care assists residents to attain or maintain his/her highest practical level of physical, mental, spiritual, and psychological being in an environment that enhances a person's quality of life.
Skilled care aims at restoring function, relieving pain, promoting healing or preventing disability. Skilled nursing is often used for acute, short stays up to 100 days, after a qualifying 3 overnight stay in an acute hospital bed. Services and staff include: physical, occupational , speech therapy, nursing care, dietitians and dietary staff, pharmacy services, social service coordinators, activity professionals, and managers who work closely with residents and families to achieve a common goal of maintaining maximum level of care and well-being. Many residents are able to return home or to a higher level of function after a comprehensive skilled program.