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Good Shepherd RCFE

5039 Halison St
Torrance, CA 90503-1919
(310) 370-2209
Fax: (310) 542-4979
Services Offered:
Assisted Living
Good Shepherd RCFE serves Los Angeles County, CA
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Gentle and caring staff/administrators; meals tailored to individual residents' taste; easy access to major thoroughfares and freeways; proximity to Little Co. of Mary Medical Center, Torrance Memorial Medical Center, and medical and dental offices; close to major shopping centers, including Del Amo Mall and South Bay Galleria.
    All genders welcome
    Age 60 and over
    Care Options
    No licensed nursing care provided
    Physician care by routine visit
    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
    Dental care
    Eye care
    Massage therapy
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    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
    Health Condition Care
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    State Certification for Administrator, Title 22, initial in-service, basic first aid, medication management, elder abuse, food safety, alzheimers, dementia and hospice training for all staff as required by the State, and others such as the aging process and physical limitations and special needs of the elderly; the importance and techniques of personal care services, and psychosocial needs of the elderly. All of the above are taken and given continuously by the administrator and staff.
    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 participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    A medical condition that is prohibited by the State and a behavioral condition that will affect the safety of other clients.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Extensive interview with family members about client's past life so we can remind and help the client to continue doing his/her daily routine and habits and relieve such happy experiences; massage therapy for parkinson's disease
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    Rehabilitation care
    No pets allowed
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Transportation provided by facility
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Air purification system
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    Opened in:
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 6
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Family style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Computer and internet access
    Designated family visiting area
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    religious services and bible study groups, bingo nights and senior clubs, Alondra Golf Course, pier and beaches, Del Amo Mall and South Bay Galleria
    This facility caters to:
    we will accept anyone from the above group
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    Additional personal assistance fee required
    Nursing care fee required
    CA Residential Care Fac. for the Elderly
    License No. 198203633
    Issued by California Department of Social Services
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