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Porter House of Care

14117 Blazer Ln
Silver Spring, MD 20906-2323
(301) 460-1733
Fax: (301) 460-1007
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
  • General Information
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • General Information
  • Description
    About My Business
    The philosophy of Porter House of Care Assisted Living Facility is to provide a high quality , a safe environment and compassionate care in home like environment , to resident s who require observation nutritional supervision , security and medication administaion and management and assistance in securing proper health care.
    About My Services
    We offer 3meals with 2snack a day medication assisting and bathing , laundry service along with ADL. Transportation 2 free each month per trip and 24 hour staffing .
    Conditions I Am Unable To Treat
    Experience And Credentials
    We have current license nurse's on staff and CNA
    the own has been working in the same area for 22 year and is studying her degree in Health Care studying at UM.
    Fees And Payment Sources Accepted
    $2585.$3110 and $3710
    We accept private pay
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    Hours of Service
    7 days a week
    Agency or Registry
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    All genders welcome
    Age 60 and over
    Care Options
    Contract for on-call nursing care
    Contract for on-call physician care
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Support groups for families and caregivers
    Residents may contract with an outside agency to bring in services
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Hit, kick, or act physically aggressive
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Living Space Options
    Minimum cost: $2585
    Maximum cost: $3710
    Billed per month
    Private bedrooms with private bathrooms
    Minimum cost: $2585
    Billed per month
    Private bedrooms with shared bathrooms
    Minimum cost: $2585
    Maximum cost: $3710
    Billed per month
    Shared bedrooms with shared bathrooms
    Minimum cost: $2585
    Maximum cost: $3710
    Billed per month
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Residents may bring pets
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    Controlled access garage
    Door alarms
    All staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Air purification system
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 5
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Kosher meals available
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Family style
    Buffet style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Fitness trainer
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Swimming pool
    Tennis court(s)
    TV, media room, or theater
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Buy-in fee required
    Pet deposit required
    Pet deposit amount: $185
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $3110
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Nursing care fee required
    Nursing care fee amount: $500
    MD Assisted Living Program
    Issued by Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
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