The lead story in Saturday’s St. Louis Post-Dispatch centered on the proliferation of household-model nursing care centers. And Lutheran Senior Services’ new memory care assisted living household at Laclede Groves was a big part of that story.
The idea behind the new household model involves building living spaces where residents can feel more at home. This new breed of care center turns the large, public, institutionalized feel of a nursing home on its head, creating homes that are smaller, private, and centered on the individual tastes of each resident.
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