Eunice Smith Home

1251 College Avenue AltonIL  62002 618-463-7330 618-463-7334 (After Hours) /EuniceSmithHome

One of the Best Skilled Nursing Homes in Alton, IL

Eunice Smith Home is one of the most highly rated Skilled Nursing Homes in Alton, IL, providing award-winning, Short-term Senior Rehabilitation and physical therapy and person-centered long-term care.

Owned by BJC HealthCare and managed by Bethesda Health Group of St. Louis, MO, Eunice Smith Home became the first Skilled Nursing Home in the state to earn an “E for Excellence” award from the American Health Care Association.

Skilled Nursing and Senior Rehabilitation Services

Eunice Smith Home is conveniently located adjacent to BJC’s Alton Memorial Hospital and offers all the comforts of home. Serving seniors in the Alton, IL, Bethalto, IL, Godfrey, IL, Jerseyville, IL, Brighton, IL and St. Louis, MO, area since 1966, our multidisciplinary team provides the comprehensive care that your loved one may need, whether for short-term rehabilitation or long-term care.

Our highly skilled team of nurses, therapists, technicians and caregivers will work together to develop a personalized long-term care plan to meet your loved one’s individual needs. Additionally, 70 percent of our residents are cared for through the Rehab to Home program, where they can get the necessary therapies to make the transition home easier and healthier.

Eunice Smith Home provides many services to ensure that your loved one’s needs are being met in an inviting, healthy and safe environment, including:

  • Occupational therapy
  • Speech therapy
  • Physical therapy
  • Dietitians
  • 24/7 staffing

Offering Comfort and Convenience

Eunice Smith Home offers private and semi-private rooms built around a household model that shapes the physical environment, organizational structure and interpersonal relationships to create a safe, secure and familiar homelike atmosphere. Residents and families are encouraged to decorate personal spaces with photos, artwork or flowers. Everyday living is made easier and safer with personal assistance, buffet-style dining , laundry and housekeeping services.

We also provide many services to ensure that your loved one’s needs are being met in a friendly and safe environment. These include:

  • Specialized, planned activity programs
  • Pastoral care visits
  • Full laundry services
  • Occupational, speech and physical therapies
  • Dietitians and customized meal plans
  • Multi-disciplinary team

Eunice Smith Home offers 40 Medicare-certified beds and is certified for Illinois Medicaid.

To learn more about our Skilled Nursing Home services, Senior Rehabilitation, or to arrange for a tour of Eunice Smith Home in Alton, IL, please fill out the form below.

Eunice Smith Home voted Best Nursing Home by Telegraph readers in 2017 and 2018

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