Terrace at St. Francis Transitional & Long-Term Care - Milwaukee, WI - Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare

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Terrace at St. Francis

The Terrace at St. Francis, a member of Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, is an 81-bed facility located on the St. Francis campus in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. As part of a medical campus, the Terrace is unique in its ability to offer comprehensive and coordinated care so that all medical needs are met.

The Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Difference

Because we are part of the Wheaton system, we offer the special benefit of close partnership with our hospitals and other Wheaton services. Through enhanced communication, we are ready to care for our patients before they are transferred to our facility, increasing the speed of their recovery.

Our multidisciplinary approach brings the best minds and resources together, including physical and occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, recreational therapists, registered dieticians, masters prepared socials workers and discharge planners, registered and licensed nurses, certified nursing assistants and other ancillary staff.

The patient's doctor is involved every step of the way. Patients and their loved ones are valued members of the care team and are actively involved in the decision-making process.

To learn more about the Terrace, please call 414-389-3200.

Programs

  • Comfort care/end-of-life care
  • Complex medical care
  • Continence management care
  • Extended care
  • Geriatric care
  • Pain management
  • Post-surgical care
  • Rehabilitation (physical, occupational and speech therapy)
  • Resident council
  • Restorative nursing
  • Social services
  • Staff psychiatrist and psychologist
  • Therapeutic recreation and community outings
  • Wound care

Amenities

  • Beautiful patios
  • Beauty and barber services
  • Dental, podiatry and optometry services
  • In-house therapy
  • Laundry and daily housekeeping
  • Library and computer lounge with Skype™
  • Pharmacy services
  • Private and semi-private rooms with individually controlled heat and air conditioning
  • Secured and alarmed doors
  • Self-select menus and intimate dining
  • Social and cultural activities
  • Spiritual care services and an on-call chaplain
  • Telephone, TV and cable
  • Whirlpool tubs
  • Wireless Internet access

Visitors

  • Recommended visiting hours are 10 am – 8 pm. Visitors are welcome at other times as well, but family and friends are asked to check with the nurse.
  • Visitor meals are available for purchase with 24-hour notice or at the St. Francis hospital cafeteria.
  • A gift shop is located on the first floor near the main entrance and includes gift items, beverages and snacks available for purchase.
  • Our buildings, parking lots and structures are smoke- and tobacco-free facilities. This also includes any vehicles parked on the grounds.

Volunteers

Are you, a friend, family member or neighbor looking for a healthy activity and something nice to do for others? Consider becoming a volunteer. Volunteers bring warmth, kindness and compassion to people in need and work side by side with Wheaton staff living out our Mission of providing excellent and compassionate health care.

Many opportunities are available including working directly with patients or carrying out duties that contribute to their comfort and well-being. Training is provided by qualified, experienced personnel.

Become a Vounteer

To become a volunteer or for more information, please call Cyndi Gutschow at 414-389-3250.

Certifications

  • LSVT Big/Loud certified (neurological, specifically for Parkinson's but can be used with all neuro patients)
  • Combined Decongestive Therapy including Manual Lymph Drainage TM massage (Vodder/Norton certified for Lymphedema)
  • Certified Hand Therapists
  • Certification for Continence and Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation
  • Vital Stim certification (e-stim for swallowing)
  • Certified Manual therapists
  • OTR, BCB, BCB-PMD Occupational therapist, biofeedback certified, biofeedback certified pelvic muscle dysfunction
  • NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Health System Elders) certification.

Contact Us

3200 S. 20th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53215
Phone: 414-389-3200

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