Skilled Care

Skilled Christian Science nursing care is provided at Peace Haven for in-patients who require 24-hour care, assistance, and/or oversight. Expectancy of healing is the guiding factor as to the length of stay. All services include private room and bathroom, meals, and housekeeping and laundry services, supplies, a nurse call system and access to church services and other activities. Hairdresser fees are charged separately. Medicare is available for those who meet requirements. Acceptance is through application. Daily Christian Science Practitioner treatment required.

Christian Science Nursing Care 1 $255 per day
Minimal assistance is provided by Christian Science nurses.  This level of care may include light assistance with personal care, dressing, and walking.

Christian Science Nursing Care 2 $375 per day
Christian Science nurses moderate assistance. This level of care may include help with personal care, simple wound care, mobility, including use of mobility aids and/or mechanical lifters, or special meal requirements including modification of foods and/or assistance with meals.

Christian Science Nursing Care 3 $525 per day
Skilled assistance and daily assessment of care needs are required by one or more Journal-listed Christian Science nurses.  This level of care may include skilled care with bathing, wound care, mobility, or special meal requirements.

Christian Science Nursing Care 4 $525 per day
This level is Medicare covered. One or more Journal-listed Christian Science nurses are required for daily assessment of care needs and skilled assistance to meet those needs. This level may include skilled care with bathing, would care, mobility, or special meal requirements.

 

Financial Aid

Financial Assistance is available from the National Fund for Christian Science Nursing (www.NFCSN.org) and from Peace Haven. If you have questions regarding financial assistance or the Peace Haven Financial Aid application, please contact the Director of Operations at 314.965.3833, ext. 204.