Mertens House is small with only 14 private rooms, but has spacious living, dining and gathering areas. Our staff are attentive, friendly professionals who are proud to offer each resident the best of personalized care. Our goal is to engage our residents in the social and physical activities they enjoy. We make a personal relationship with each resident and find that our residents connect closely with our staff.
Getting to Know You
Perhaps you have a specific routine for getting up in the morning, or you need a special diet. Do you enjoy being read to or do you prefer to listen to music or watch TV? The staff at Mertens House is responsive to each resident’s needs and takes the time to deliver nurturing care to all. There are daily games, opportunities for physical exercise and other activities which challenge the mind and promote friendly interaction.
Comfortable, family centered individualized care is what you will experience at Mertens House. Family and friends of residents are both welcomed and supported. Celebrate birthdays, holidays and special family events together in a safe, friendly, personal environment. Laugh, share stories and enjoy your time together at Mertens House.
Seeing is Believing
At Mertens House, all nursing care required by any resident is included in our daily rate. Our staff is not only attentive to the needs of the individual but the family as well. Family members are included in the decision making for nursing care. When the time comes, we understand the challenges at the end of life. We talk openly and honestly with family members while providing palliative care with respect and support for all involved.