At The Ellison John, we are guided by what is best for our patients and residents. Their physical, social and psychological well-being is our chief concern.

We offer an array of programs and services to give residents and patients many opportunities to engage in meaningful daily activities that they love.

Services include:
• Discharge planning and social service assistance
• Recreational activities
• Restorative nursing programs
• Registered dietician
• Regular and special diets
• Personal laundry service
• Religious services and programs
• Laboratory testing and x-ray
• Physician, podiatrist, vision and dental visits
• Audiology services


Recreational acivites can bring joy to life through companionship and laughter. You will be asked about your interests and hobbies on admission and we will design an activity program for you during your stay.

Each resident is given a monthly calendar to keep them informed of upcoming events such as birthday parties, movies, musical programs, outings and other special events. Friends and families are always welcome to visit and attend our special events.

Specific activities include:
• Active resident and family councils and volunteer programs
• Musical performances
• Current events update
• Singing exercises
• Fitness activities
• Stretching exercises
• Movies
• Religious meetings
• Entertainment
• Games
• Trivia
• History
• Field trips/outings
• Volunteer involvement

Social Services

Our social service team assists both residents and their families during transitional periods. We also provide essential information, manage requests and concerns, and help in care planning and discharge planning for each resident. We can arrange professional services for:

• Dental
• Vision
• Podiatry
• Audiology
• Dementia assessment
• Psychosocial and Psychiatric evaluation
• Individual therapy
• Arrange transportation to appointments
• Accompanying resident to appointments upon request
• Power of Attorney

Nutritional Services

You are sure to enjoy the dining experience at The Ellison John Transitional Care Center. We are proud of our nutritious and appetizing meals served in a beautiful dining atmosphere. We also offer a private dining room for those special occasions.

The menus for The Ellison John are planned by a Registered Dietitian to promote proper nutrition and overall appeal through food preparation and presentation. Special diets can be tailored and are readily available to meet your unique nutritional needs.

You will always receive a variety of menu choices and visitors are always welcome to join you. If you prefer to dine in your own room, we will be happy to provide you with in-room dining.