Bronxcare Special Care Center

1265 Fulton Avenue, Bronx, NY 10456

(718) 579-7000

Description

Since 1991, Bronx-Care Special Center has been an integral part of this community.  A 240 bed Skilled Nursing Facility, The Special Care Center serves HIV/AIDS, Rehabilitation, Palliative Care and Geriatric patients in a supportive 24-hour care environment.


Our facility participates in the American Association of Homes and Services for the Aging (AAHSA) "Quality First" program.  BCSCC is a residential facility, where all services are delivered on-site and when necessary patients are referred to the Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center.  We offer a full range of programs, including medical, dental, psychological, physical, occupational, speech therapies and social service programs. In addition, we have an onsite radiology, pharmacy, dental, meditation chapel  and even a beauty salon. The Bronx-Care Special Care Center was one of the first in the nation to have  dedicated AIDS units within a traditional long-term care setting.

Services

DIAGNOSTIC TESTING

Labs (Send Out)

 

INTERVENTIONS

Bariatric Beds On-Site Up to 250lb (113kg)

Bariatric Beds On-Site Up to 500lb (227kg)

Catheter Insertion and Maintenance

Chemotherapy

Enteral (G/J Tube) Feeding

Fecal Incontinence Services

IV: Antibiotics

IV: Central Line Care

IV: Hydration

IV: Medication Pushes (Lasix, Etc)

Isolation Rooms for Infectious Disease

 

NOT SPECIFIED

Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certified Staff

Automatic Defibrillator On Site

Blood Glucose Monitoring

Daily Radiation Transportation

Daily Weights

Debridement

High-Flow Oxygen > 4L

I & O Monitoring

 

OTHER

Caregiver Respite

Hospice Care

 

SOCIAL AND PSYCHOLOGY

Addiction/Alcohol Substance Misuse Care

Dementia Care

Dementia Wander Management System

 

SPECIALTY PROGRAMS

Alzheimer's Care

COPD Care

Cardiac Rehab

Diabetes Program

 

THERAPIES

Dental Care

Hearing Services/Audiology

Medication Management

Methadone Maintenance (for addiction)

Nutrition/Dietary Counseling

Occupational Therapy (OT)

Pain Management

 

Radiology On-site

 

 

Nasogastric Tubes

Oxygen

Oxygen: CPAP/BIPAP

Phlebotomy

Pleurex Catheter Care

Portacath Care

Stoma Care

Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN)

Tracheostomy Care

Wound Care

Wound VAC Care

 

 

INR (Point of Care)

IV Medication/Hydration within 4 Hours

LifeVest Care

PEG Feeds

PICC Management and Replacement

Post-Transplant Care

Wound Specialist on Site (WOCN Certified)

 

 

 

Long Term Care

Transportation Services

 

 

Psychiatric/Behavioral Care

Social work

 

 

 

HIV/AIDS Dedicated Unit

Stroke Recovery

Total Joint Program

 

 

 

Palliative Care

Physical Therapy (PT)

Podiatry (Foot) Care

Respiratory Therapy

Speech Therapy

Suboxone (ability to administer)

Vision Services

Amenities

Transportation

Insurances