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Carlton Plaza of San Jose

380 Branham Ln
San Jose, CA 95136-4301
(408) 972-1400
Fax: (408) 972-0808
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
Carlton Plaza of San Jose serves Santa Clara County, CA
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    The Setting: Carlton Plaza of San Jose balances value and resort style living in Silicon Valley. From the walk-around aquarium in the front lobby to the living room designed for entertainment, this community inspires residents to make the most of each day. The common area focuses on amusement and features a grand piano, classic movies on the big screen and a stage for professional entertainers. At Home at Carlton Plaza San Jose: The Carlton Senior Living experience begins the moment you move in. Our move-in consultation ensures a plan is in place for both resident health care and best life needs. We work with you to create a Personal Expressions activity program and to gauge the level of personal care needed. Ongoing Family Connection Conferences help us monitor resident lifestyle changes and adapt to their healthcare needs accordingly. Living: Our dining options cater to residents' taste and day. All-day restaurant-style dining services, a 24-hour cafe and room service on request serve residents who are on the go or ready to relax at the end of the day. The richly appointed common areas, library, game room, and patio complete the total living experience. Services: Housekeeping, laundry and flexible transportation services are a bonus for active seniors and those who want to focus on fewer day-to-day tasks. A full-service salon offers a complete menu of services including hair, pedicure and massage appointments. Apartments include alcove, one and two bedroom floor plans Accessible room design for senior needs Choice of apartment location and view Oversized bathroom Emergency in-house call system Individual unit climate control Kitchen Cable services Ample storage Personal Care Services: Professional assessment at move in Individualized plan of care Quarterly social and clinical review with family Experienced staff 24 hours a day, 7 days a week Continuous contact with physician Ongoing communication with clinical department Special diet accommodations Community Features Dining Three restaurant-style dining services, including all-day dining Extensive salad and fruit bar at every meal 24-hour Café services Private dining room for special events Room service on request 24-hour Services 24-hour resident laundry room - supplies provided 24-hour security controlled access 24-hour Café services 24-hour emergency system Living Space Richly appointed living rooms and common areas Library Game Room Inviting patio areas, courtyards and outdoor landscapes Lifestyle Personal Expressions activity program Professional entertainment Flexible transportation services Door-to-door medical appointments Pets encouraged Housekeeping services included Laundry services included Full service spa with a menu of services including hydromassage and aromatherapy treatments Visible Changes Salon
    All genders welcome
    Age 60 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 8-24 hours per day
    No licensed physician care provided
    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...
    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
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    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
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    Nursing: Our licensed & professional nursing staff provides clinical support to our residents under their scope of practice as well as complying with Title 22 Policy and Procedures. This includes treatment of minor conditions in coordination with the resident's primary care physician and ancillary professionals such as physical, speech, occupational therapists as well as hospice agencies. Personal Caregiver: We have a thoroughly trained staff of Personal Caregivers to provide all ADL's to our residents under the direction of the Directors of Resident Services with the oversight of providing excellent care & practice. Medication Technician: Our Medication Technicians are responsible for the dispensing of physician prescribed medications. All of our Med Techs are trained by Certified Medication Trainers with nursing oversight to insure full compliance to their scope of standards. Our House Manager: With oversight of the "Our House" Memory Care Program within the community, the Our House Manager oversees this specialized program to ensure needs are met for residents with memory impairments through social, nutritional, physical and sensory stimulation programs. All staff assigned to the program must meet the mandated hours of specialized dementia training as well as additional Carlton Senior Living specific requirements.
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    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
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    Inability to thrive due to dysplasia or smiliar conditions whereas resident can no longer eat. Resident's behaviors create a danger to themselves or others and cannot be managed with medical interventions or within the setting.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Each Memory Care Community is guided by the "Our House" Principles: Socialization - Group interaction encourages mutual interests and social growth Physical Stimulation - Exercise strengthens residents' overall health Challenging Activities - Residents' minds are challenged for better living Nutritional Program - Six small, well-balanced meals maximize daily nutrition Hydration Program - Addresses a common problem in the memory care community by encouraging residents to hydrate every two hours Pet Companion - Each community has at least one animal companion Caring for the Family Caregiver - We're ready to answer questions and assist with family counseling
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    All staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Vehicle provided by facility
    Additional transportation charges
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Opened in:
    Number of residents: 133
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Kosher meals available
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant 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
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Billiards or pool room
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    We promote success by integrating staff, family and volunteers into the development and implementation of a Personal Expressions program. The most important goal is that a resident doesn't feel scheduled or burdened by mindless, busy work. They have a choice to participate in a variety of stimuli that address their interests and nurture their independence. Our activities program creates a sense of personal fulfillment and is tailored to each resident's ability and lifestyle. Activities take place seven days a week throughout each day and into the evenings. Personal Expressions fosters growth in many areas, such as the following: MIND Intellectual - bookclubs, current events discussions Reminiscence/Life Storytelling - through games, relevant entertainment and music Educational - classes on computers, foreign languages, creative writing and more Volunteer Opportunities - allows others to benefit from our residents' life experiences Leadership - Residents enjoy putting their professional skills to work as meeting leaders, minute takers and in other life-skill opportunities BODY Physical - walking club, swimming, basic exercise Nature - gardening, bird watching, nature center visits SOUL Spiritual - religious services, religious study, chaplain's visits Social - parties, holiday celebrations, teas, bridge club Creative - arts & crafts, cooking, flower arranging, wood working Diversions - movies, trips, sports events, music Culture - art gallery visits, music recitals Inter-generational - joint activities with school children, mentoring program
    This facility caters to:
    We welcome residents with varying interests and needs and accomodate deaf, hard of hearing, visually impaired, veterans and retirees.
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Nursing care fee required
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 435200727
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
    US Federal EIN
    Issued by U.S. Internal Revenue Service
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