Our skilled nursing services in Mequon, WI feature a staff of registered nurses (RNs) and certified nursing assistants (CNAs) who provide comprehensive skilled nursing and long-term rehabilitation in an intimate setting. The warm and inviting atmosphere of The Highlands offers a wide variety of social, recreational and cultural activities to help promote camaraderie and friendship. In addition, all residents enjoy delicious restaurant-style meals prepared by our talented culinary team.
According to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, 70% of seniors 65+ will need some type of long-term care.
Services and amenities include:
- Private suites
- Personalized care plan
- 24/7 access to licensed nursing associates
- Respectful assistance with daily living
- Consultation with staff regarding social- and health-related issues
- Three chef-prepared meals a day
- Full schedule of social, cultural, recreational and educational programs
- Health education and fitness programs
- Outdoor sitting areas
- Weekly housekeeping and flat linen service
- Concierge services
- Assistance with scheduling transportation
- Warm, friendly environment
- A private family room for visiting and outdoor sitting areas
- Social, recreational and spiritual activities
- Cable, Wi-Fi, and all utilities included
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Frequently asked questions
Skilled nursing is for those who need around-the-clock care. At Newcastle Place, that care is provided by licensed professionals, including RNs and CNAs. We also offer custom programs that encourage maximum social interaction.
Potential candidates for long-term nursing care include those who are dealing with an ongoing health condition or disability, chronic or severe pain, a chronic medical condition, permanent disability, or dementia.
Short- or long-term skilled care by trained professionals is often called for after an illness or injury. Some conditions that may require skilled care for seniors include:
- Cardiac failure
- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
- Congestive heart failure
- Fall-related injury
- Hip or bone fracture
- Orthopedic surgery
- Parkinson’s disease
- Other major illness
- Severe osteoarthritis
We encourage you to bring pictures, plants, mementos and other items to create a familiar, comfortable atmosphere.