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Birchwood Rest Home

423 Clay Pitts Rd
East Northport, NY 11731-3801
(631) 368-5252
Fax: (631) 368-3128
Services Offered:
Assisted Living, Independent Living
  • Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Licenses
  • Assisted Living
  • Eligibility
    Birchwood Suites Assisted Living Community sits on 5 beautifully landscaped acres and was once the estate to the Vice President of Texaco Oil. We offer physical and occupational therapy on site for residents that have a need. Our trained staff is committed to the physical, psychological and social needs of each resident. Lavender Gardens, our secure Alzheimer's/Dementia unit, offers a safe and nurturing environment with quality care. Comfortable accommodations and home cooked meals await you at our country like home. Our all-inclusive rates avoid unexpected monthly charges. Birchwood Suites also offers an Adult Day Care Program and Respite Care.
    All genders welcome
    Eligibility requirements:
    Birchwood Suites requires one month rent and one month security upon admission. The security deposit is refundable within 30 days of discharge. Our wellness nurse will visit each potential resident to perform an assessment. The purpose of this assessment is to ensure that each individual is suitable for our assisted living community. Residents are also assessed by our Case Manager, Director of Resident Services and Physical Therapy. The charge for this assessment process is $1,500.00 and non refundable.
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided for eight (8) or less hours per day
    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
    Adult day care
    Eye care
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Support groups for patients
    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
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Memory loss
    Multiple sclerosis
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Staff certifications and training:
    All unlicensed staff is Certified Home Health Aides with current certificates on file. Monthly in-service education is scheduled on-site, to ensure that all employees maintain the appropriate number of continuing education credits necessary for certification.
    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:
    When there is a need for a skilled level of care or when a resident becomes harmful to themselves or others.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Recreational activities specific to our dementia population. Occupational therapists visit Lavender Gardens to work with our dementia residents. In addition, psychologists visit the unit to work one on one with our residents.
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    No pets allowed
    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
    Fully fenced and gated facility
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    Opened in:
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 101
    Dietary Options
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Room service as needed
    Primary pharmaceutical service:
    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
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Billiards or pool room
    Tennis court(s)
    TV, media room, or theater
    Languages Spoken by Staff
    Other recreational activities:
    We offer a wide range of recreational activities including our gardening club, scrabble club, weekly happy hour at our pub, daily bingo and many others.
    This facility caters to:
    OUr community is diverse and welcomes people from all walks of life.
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Pet deposit required
    Damage or security deposit required
  • Independent Living
  • Community
    Number of residents: 101
    NY Adult Home
    License No. 700-F-011
    Issued by New York Department of Health
    NY Special Needs AL Residence
    Issued by New York Department of Health
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