Admissions

Welcome to Beechtree!

We are glad to have you with us!

On the day of admission, the new resident or resident’s representative (preferably power-of-attorney) is expected to complete paperwork with the Business Office, as well as with the social worker. Please expect to spend about 1 hour with each on paperwork.

Please bring the following with you on day of admission:
PAPERS:

  • Power of Attorney papers
  • Health Care Proxy
  • Medical Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment
    (MOLST)
  • Living Will – Non Hospital DNR
  • Medicare and Health Insurance Cards
  • If private pay – bring check for 1st 30 days
  • Immunization records if available
  • Eyeglass prescription or information regarding eyeglasses, if available
  • Any information regarding new resident’s social history, i.e. information regarding parent, siblings, education, employment, military service history

FOR RESIDENT:

  • At least 7-10 days of clothing (must be able to withstand high heat laundry)
  • Rubber soled shoes or sneakers
  • Equipment such as wheelchair or walker if resident has them and has been using them
  • Underwear, socks and, pajamas if desired
  • Cable ready television 19” to 22”

RESIDENT MAY BRING:

  • Twin-sized bedspread or comforter
  • Plants
  • Photographs
  • A few knick-knacks (items that will help provide a “home-like” atmosphere)
  • Recliner chair (electric or manual; must have fire-retardant tags)

For more information, please contact our Director of Admissions at (607) 273-4166.