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Bobby Stephenson

Combining compassionate, personalized care with advanced clinical services, Rehab Select provides those we serve with both the highest quality care and quality of life. Long term care, rehabilitation services, and physical therapy services.

Recent Posts

The Importance of a Safe Physical Environment in Memory Care Living

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | May 25, 2022 9:45:00 AM

The symptoms of Alzheimer's and dementia can lead to many safety challenges, particularly as frequency and acuity increase over time. Confusion, memory loss and poor cognitive function can go from minor nuisances in an individual’s life to presenting major risks, as activities once taken for granted, such as managing medication or turning off a stove, become increasingly challenging.

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Topics: Memory Care

Memory Care Facilities That Accept Medicaid and Medicare: 4 FAQs Answered

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | May 16, 2022 9:50:00 AM

If your loved one suffers from Alzheimer's disease or another type of dementia, memory care will likely be an important option as the condition progresses. The cost of such care can be substantial for many families, but there are ways to get financial aid from Medicare and Medicaid.

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Topics: Memory Care

Weighing the Benefits: How Much Does Memory Care Cost?

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | May 5, 2022 8:00:00 AM

Here are some commonly asked questions about the cost of dementia care and how you can get assistance through Medicaid and Medicare.

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Topics: Memory Care

5 Ways a Memory Care Facility Can Support Family Members

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Apr 20, 2022 8:45:00 AM

It's never an easy decision to transfer a loved one struggling with dementia or Alzheimer's disease to a senior living memory care facility. However, doing so often become necessary when the patient's health condition worsens and requires specialized attention that memory care home solutions can't provide.

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Topics: Memory Care

What to Expect from Memory Care Services: Ask These 7 Questions

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Apr 12, 2022 8:30:00 AM

From facility amenities to staffing and activities, selecting the right memory care services for your loved one can be quite daunting. How can you navigate the nuances to make the right choice?

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Topics: Memory Care

How to Provide the Best Memory Care for Your Loved One

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 28, 2022 2:00:00 PM

According to the Alzheimer's Association, at least 15 million family members care for a loved one with Alzheimer's disease or another kind of dementia. These unpaid individuals provide most memory care in the United States, at times jeopardizing their careers, finances, and mental and physical well-being in the process. 

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Topics: Memory Care

A New Approach to Treatment: How a Memory Care Community Can Help

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 23, 2022 9:00:00 AM

When looking for comprehensive care for a loved one with Alzheimer’s disease or another form of dementia, a memory care community can offer the right support. Clinicians and therapists understand the needs of those with memory conditions, and many aspects of the environment are structured to provide the right level of assistance and security. 

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Topics: Memory Care

What Is Memory Care: Fundamentals to Know

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 17, 2022 9:00:00 AM

Living with Alzheimer’s or dementia is challenging, and caring for a loved one struggling with these conditions can be stressful. But you don't have to do this alone.

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Topics: Memory Care

Dementia vs Alzheimer's: Key Differences

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Feb 10, 2022 8:15:00 AM

Many people outside of healthcare mistakenly confuse dementia with Alzheimer’s, yet the two are very different conditions. While both can affect memory, there are clear distinctions. What follows is a look at what these differences can mean for patient symptoms, long-term outlook and patient memory care need. 

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Topics: Memory Loss, Memory Care

Occupational Therapy Evaluation: Selecting the Right Provider

Posted by Bobby Stephenson | Jan 18, 2022 8:45:00 AM

If you’ve been told––or suspect––you need an occupational therapy evaluation, the next steps can sometimes feel a bit overwhelming. How do you select the right provider? What should you expect during the evaluation, and what questions should you ask?

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Topics: Occupational Therapy