Caring people make the difference at Clark Rehabilitation & Skilled Nursing Center. You can feel it the minute you walk into our community and meet our staff. They are experts in senior care who are not just doing a job, but following a calling. They are here to help you and your family find answers, solutions and peace of mind. In fact, they become an extension of your family.
We are conveniently located in Clarksville, with easy access to I-65 and US31, as well as close to emergency health care and a full service hospital.
Call and ask for a member of our admissions team for more senior living information or stop by and visit. We look forward to serving you!
Our Moving Forward program is designed for those striving to restore abilities lost due to stroke, cardiovascular difficulties, orthopedic surgery and other debilitating conditions. Programs vary in frequency and intensity and include physical, occupational and speech/language therapies. Our goal is to return our participants home safely with the skills they need to continue life on their own terms.
Physical Therapy focuses primarily on independent mobility, regaining strength and balance, using proper body mechanics and energy saving techniques to better perform mobility tasks.
Occupational Therapy promotes independence with daily living activities like bathing, eating, dressing, self-care and home management tasks. Participants gain strength and coordination while learning to conserve their energy.
The goal of Speech/Language Therapy is to increase functional communication, cognitive skills, and teach safe swallowing by introducing diet modifications and special feeding techniques. Therapy may include muscle retraining, compensatory strategies, and use of communication devices.
Exclusively at American Senior Communities, the Road to Recovery program offers the opportunity for our interdisciplinary team, the patient, and their family to meet within the first 72 hours after admission to map out their Road to Recovery by identifying discharge goals. We monitor our rehabilitation outcomes and use the data to consistently improve our services. In-home assessments are performed by the therapy team prior to discharge to ensure a safe transition back to home.
Services include wound care, rehabilitation screenings, fall prevention, restraint reduction, restorative nursing, contracture management, wheelchair position and mobility, walking ability programs and more.
Long-term care includes a variety of services for people who cannot care for themselves for extended lengths of time. Under the guidance of an attending physician, long-term acute care is provided at our long-term care facilities by licensed nurses, specially trained health care aides and a full interdisciplinary care team.
When you or your aging loved one can no longer be cared for in the home, long-term care offers around the clock care by a specially trained team of healthcare professionals. Physical, occupational and speech therapies are also available to ensure our long-term health care residents function at the highest level of independence as possible. The setting is home-like, cheerful, soothing and secure to ensure the highest quality of life is maintained for you or your loved ones.
While it’s natural for caregivers to allow their own needs to get pushed aside, it’s important for them to realize that they deserve a break from their responsibilities in order to properly care for themselves.
This is where senior respite care can make a difference in a caregiver’s life. Respite stays are an option for those who need respite care services for elderly friends or family on a short-term basis. This allows home caregivers the ability to travel, start a new job, recuperate from an illness, or pursue other interests. Many find respite stays are the perfect option for recovery from surgery or hospitalization.
Should a short stay require extended care, we can accommodate that, too. We carefully examine the needs of our respite guests and provide the level of care required to make their stay comfortable and enjoyable. Family members leave with the confidence that their loved one is safe and in good hands.
Hospice and palliative care for seniors is designed to provide comfort, care, and pain relief for those facing terminal illness. Hospice care involves a team approach to supporting patients and their families with expert medical care and pain management, along with meeting the spiritual and emotional needs of both the patient and the family.
Hospice and palliative care represent a compassionate approach to end-of-life care, assuring the best quality of life and allowing your loved ones to live as comfortably as possible. American Senior Communities partners with local hospice companies to offer comprehensive hospice services, including skilled nursing care, respite care, spiritual and bereavement counseling, medical equipment and supplies, social services, and pharmacy services. By assembling an interdisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, aides, volunteers, social workers and clergy, we are able to serve the special needs of hospice patients and their families.
American Senior Communities uses special blankets to bring comfort to those living with anxiety.
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“I just wanted to thank you for the wonderful services you provided after my back surgery. The aides were so nice and seemed to really like their jobs. The physical therapists were great. I couldn’t stand on my own when I arrived, but they helped a lot. I would recommend Clark Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center to anyone needing these services.”— Marco Fontes, former resident
“Clark has an awesome therapy team. They had me from bed-bound to walking short distances and ready to transfer in about six months. They were very caring. This is a loving place.”— Roxann Norris, former Moving Forward patient
“I would like to thank the staff at Clark Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing Center. I enjoyed my stay, and the therapy team was excellent. My experience was great, and I would recommend this center to all of my friends.”— Steve Wilson, former Moving Forward patient
“I came to get rehabilitation here in 2015. After spending a little bit of time home, I realized my medical problems became too much to handle. Since I liked it here so well, I decided to make this my home. The care I receive is superior to all, my needs are met and the staff is always respectful and caring. Everyone knows me and my habits and can accommodate me. I like to stay up at night and sleep during the day, and since this is my home that isn’t a problem. I love it here.”— Brenda Conley, resident
“My time at Clark has been great. The people here make me feel like a person, and the staff has been very helpful with my rehabilitation. It has just been a great experience.”— Cheryl Oster, resident