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Brighter Day Assisted Living

220 Randolph Rd
Silver Spring, MD 20904-3535
(301) 680-8822
Fax: (301) 680-0298
Services Offered:
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    Brighter Day Assisted Living is owned and operated by an RN who is on-site 24 hours per day. This warm and inviting home is nestled in a quiet and charming residential community conveniently close to a shopping center. It is easily accessible from several major thoroughfares and is less than 5 miles from an interstate highway. Boasting a large deck with a relaxing and refreshing view of the expansive backyard where fruit trees, a grape arbor and large vegetable garden provide a serene and tranquil oasis where nature meets everyday living. Warm and friendly staff take great pride in providing extra special, personalized attention to each resident's needs and preferences while treating each with dignity and respect. Rooms are tastefully and pleasantly decorated and the great room is a warm and inviting place to watch your favorite television show or enjoy an afternoon socializing with family and friends. Tasty and nutritious meals to meet many dietary needs and preferences are provided in the large family-style dining room. A musician provides entertainment and activity several times per month for all to enjoy. Brighter Day Assisted Living is licensed to provide from Level I to Level III care with special attention tailored to each resident's needs by an RN who lives on the premises.
    All genders welcome
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a 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
    Support groups for patients
    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
    Become disoriented
    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
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Management of an I.V.
    Management of a feeding tube
    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
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    Required annual training includes: Fire & Life Safety; Infection Control; Basic Food Safety; Basic First Aid; Alzheimer's/Dementia Care; Emergency Disaster Plans. Training required every two years includes: CPR; Medication Administration. Training required initially and as needed includes: Job requirements/job description; Resident Health & Psychosocial needs; Resident Assessment Process; Service Plans; Resident Rights; Confidentiality; Documentation policy.
    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
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    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:
    Any physical or behavioral change that presents a safety risk to the patient, other residents or staff would likely result in a discharge of the patient with Alzheimer's disease/dementia to a more appropriate residential setting.
    Short Term and Temporary Stay Options
    Respite care
    No smoking is allowed on the premises
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    Controlled access garage
    Door alarms
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Access to public transportation
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Opened in:
    This facility is a residential home
    Number of residents: 4
    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
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Designated family visiting area
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    Golf course nearby, Movie Theaters nearby, Shopping nearby, Bible study groups, Musical Therapy, Exercise Therapy
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Long term care insurance
    Private funds
    VA benefits
    Damage or security deposit required
    Damage or security deposit amount: $500
    MD Assisted Living Program
    Issued by Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene
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