At our community, our CARES values define what we expect from each other and also serve as a benchmark for measuring the work that we do and the quality of care that we provide. Our employees are extraordinary, passionate and caring professionals who take great pride in their ability to serve in a broad range of health care services including administrative, therapeutic and support roles. By committing to CARES, our employees hold themselves to a higher standard, which in turn ensures we stay true to our mission—to enhance the quality of life for those we serve.
We will do the right thing for our residents, our co-workers and our company. We will not let our residents down. We will not let our co-workers down.
We provide a positive, enriching work environment that our team members want to be a part of and that enhances the culture of our communities.
We behave with respect toward others by extending courtesy, honor, and dignity in our everyday interactions. We show respect to our team members, residents, patients, vendor partners and visitors — as well as to ourselves.
We welcome team members dedicated to achieving personal and professional growth and we are committed to providing opportunities that help them master and maintain the skills necessary to be excellent.
Mission Health is dedicated to the service of our residents, our fellow team members, and our communities.
At Edwardsville Care Center our residents are involved in working toward his/her rehabilitation. The intent of our rehabilitation program is to offer opportunity to the residents to gain more independence and work to return to the community. We offer a life skills program, an in house vocational program, and individual skills program. The individual skills program includes daily living skills as well as ongoing care of the resident’s room.
Making a difference in the lives of those we serve is our mission. Our highly trained registered and licensed practical nurses provide on-site psychiatric services 24 hours a day, 7 days a week in a safe, secure environment. By offering exceptional mental health and psychiatric care in a safe and structured environment, we can help you or someone you care for gain the skills needed to be as independent as possible.
Whether tailored for individuals or designed with a group in mind, daily activities are an important aspect of life at our community. We encourage residents to improve their overall health and make new friends by participating in a variety of activities. Options include stimulating and therapeutic exercise classes and off-site outings to nearby restaurants or other attractions. We also host movie nights.
Our nicely appointed dining room offers residents a comfortable, fun way to socialize and make new friends while they enjoy chef-inspired fare that can be tailored to meet dietary needs. Our dining staff is dedicated to making dining and meal services healthy and uplifting.
We offer ample opportunities for religious and spiritual enrichment, including ecumenical worship services and access to spiritual care providers.
We have access to many mental health resources inclusive of the States many mental health centers, acute psychiatric impatient settings, and National Alliance for Mental Ill. (NAMI)
The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer’s care, support and research. As the world leader in Alzheimer research and first voluntary health organization focused on finding preventative methods, they provide a wealth of resources that can be extremely helpful to review.
American Heart Association
The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization and is dedicated to building healthier lives, free of cardiovascular disease and stroke. Founded by six cardiologists in 1924, AHA now includes more than 22.5 million volunteers and supporters.
We’re always looking for talented and passionate individuals who enjoy working together as a team to make a difference in the lives of others each and every day.
We appreciate your feedback and any comments you’d like to share that can help us in our mission to do the best job possible in enhancing the lives of those we serve.