RESIDENT VISITATION UPDATE
Daily Updates Available at (718) 989-3043
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Welcome to Eger...
where CARE meets YOU!
“We have this hope, a sure and steadfast anchor of the soul.” (Hebrews 6:19)
Long-Term and Short-Term Care Beds Available
for eligible persons.
Please contact Admissions at (718)989-3023.(10/12/2020)
Eger Lutheran Homes and Services, Inc.
a leader in the delivery of post-hospital, long term and end-of-life care and support services, strives to remain responsive to the diverse needs of Staten Island and its neighboring communities. Eger seeks to provide a safe, caring and learning environment in which people can live and work, and that is designed to enhance the quality of life for all, relying upon Lutheran values as its anchor.
Stay in Touch with
Your Loved One
To help promote your peace of mind, Eger has established a call-in number at 718-989-3089 for you to learn information about your loved one. The employee answering (9am – 2pm M-F and Sun) will serve as a link to the nursing unit, will share your inquiry and reply back to you with a response.
Further, staff have access to i-Pads enabling you to face-time with your loved one. Contact your nursing unit Social Worker or Therapeutic Recreation employee to schedule a time to talk.
Eger Health Care and Rehabilitation Center
Resident Visitation Guidelines
(For Eger Harbor House Visitation Guidelines, please visit the Medicaid Assisted Living Tab)
a/o October 13, 2020
In recognition and support of the vital importance in-person visits have on resident and family well-being, the following guidelines have been prepared in accordance with the New York State Department of Health July 10th Advisory and subsequently, updtaed on September 15th and September 17th.
Visitation is contingent upon Eger being COVID-19 Free, residents and employees, for 14 days, (revised 9/18/20)
Two (2) visitors maximum per resident,
Upon entering the main lobby, each visitor must provide a verified negative test result within the last week (7 days), (effective Thursday September 24th), have their temperature taken and complete a health screening. A face mask, to be worn at all times, shall be provided should the visitor not have one. (revised 9/17/20 and 9/18/20)
Visiting will be accommodated Monday through Friday only, pre-scheduled for 40 minute duration (updated 10/13/20),
Visiting outdoors, weather permitting will be done in the rear yard patio and the piano lounge patio,
with social distancing requirements of six (6) feet, the rear yard patio can accommodate up to twelve (12) residents; seven (7) residents can be scheduled for the piano lounge patio. During inclement and cold weather, inside visitation will be accomodated in the piano lounge, chapel, outtakes cafe and physical therapy gym. Inside visitation is limited by State guidance to 10 persons at one time maintaining social distancing.
Scheduling for 40 minute visits will be coordinated by nursing unit at the following times and day(s) by nursing unit:
Long Term Care Residents
9:30am – 10:10am, 10:30am - 11:10am, 11:30am - 12:10pm,
2:00pm-2:40pm , 3:00pm - 3:40pm and 4:00pm – 4:40pm
Mon = Unit 8 Tues = Unit 7 Wed = Unit 6 Thurs = Unit 4 Fri = Unit 5
Call to Schedule: 718-989-3074
Short Term Care Residents
4:45pm - 5:25pm and 7:00pm - 7:40pm
Mon. through Fri. = Units 2 & 3
Call to Schedule: 718-989-3089
An Eger employee(s) shall transport residents from the nursing unit to the visitation area and back to the nursing unit,
Visiting will be supervised by an Eger employee to ensure face masks remain in proper position and social distancing requirements are maintained,
Visitors under the age of 18 must be accompanied by a person who is at least 18 years old. (revised 9/17/20 and 9/18/20)
Eger reserves the right to cancel visiting due to situations outside of our control.
Any visitor who fails to adhere to the visiting protocols
shall be prohibited from visiting
for the duration of the COVID-19
state declared public health emergency!
(Daily Updates Available at (718) 989-3043)
7 Days per week restorative Rehabilitation Services – OT, PT, SLP
Eger offers a caring and skilled nursing staff 24/7.
Eger offers Dialysis
at the Bedside
Highlights of the Eger Experience
Our multi-disciplinary team makes person-centered care plans for each resident.
Eger Lutheran Homes and Services and its subsidiary corporations does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual preference, blindness, handicap, disability, religion, marital status or source of payment in admission, treatment or participation in its programs, services, activities or in employment.