Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center is a certified, privately owned care center that has offered residents optimal care since 1999. The community offers both long-term skilled nursing and short-term skilled nursing services, rehabilitation services and highly specialized wound care services. Recently, our Medicare A / Managed Care Hall was updated to offer all private rooms with flat screen televisions, WiFi and in-room dining options.
Our highly-trained teams of licensed professionals offer a full complement of health care and personal services including skilled nursing, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, resident/family counseling, dentistry, podiatry, optometry and audiology. The competitive staff to resident ratio ensures that everyone receives a high level of individual attention.
Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center offers a warm and welcoming atmosphere for residents and their loved ones in order to help them achieve the highest level of physical and mental well-being possible.
Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center offers two types of comfortable room styles with a variety of amenities such as daily housekeeping, personal laundry services, personal care services, cable services and more.
Assessment of All Residents
We are mindful that moving to a new place may not always be easy. For this reason, we are proud to serve our residents with a full-time admissions coordinator and transitional care nurse. These individuals visit with discharge planners, case managers, individuals and family members who are considering either a short term stay or a long term stay at Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center.
Social activities are a high priority at Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center. We believe that social activities lead to a thriving community, where people can support and motivate each other. We provide daily activities such as musical performances, arts and crafts, movies, exercise classes and much more. Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center even has a pond and a resident-maintained garden that allow residents to spend peaceful time outside in nature.
Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center offers a wide array of diet-sensitive, yet delicious meal options each day. A continental breakfast is offered every morning as well as a hot meal option. Several entrée choices are served for lunch and dinner in addition to soups, salads and desserts. All diets are designed and monitored to meet the unique nutritional and dietary needs of each resident, under the supervision of our Consulting Dietician.
Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center offers a number of plans that give residents all the flexibility they need to savor every meal:
- Regular Diet
- 1,800 Calorie Diet
- Low Sodium Diet
- Renal diet for Dialysis Patients
- Low Fat / Low Cholesterol Diet
- Mechanical Soft Diet
- Purée diet
Whether you are insured by Medicare, Medicaid, private pay or another insurance source, Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center is ready to help you determine your coverage.
- Medicare Certified
- Medicaid Certified
- Private Pay
- Managed Care Plans
- Long Term Care Insurance Policies
Wilshire at Lakewood Care Center offers a wide range of services to our residents to ensure maximum comfort and speedy recoveries.
Skilled Nursing Services
“I think we have the wrong idea of what a nursing home is. For me, Wilshire is the ideal place, it is nice, clean and they take good care of us.”
“Wilshire is a great place to live. There are always things to do. The activities keep your mind alert. My favorite things are the pond and when we draw.”
“Wilshire’s staff are nice, friendly, cheerful and willing to help out with just about anything. The ambiance is really good. The seasonal decorations keep things fresh. In my opinion, Wilshire is top of the line and an outstanding place. My wife and I scouted all the facilities in Lee’s Summit and this one was the best”.
"Living here has improved my quality of life because of the caring staff that takes such good care of me!"
"My favorite parts about living here are the activities and the staff."
"This community has helped improve my quality of life by meeting my health, household and personal needs."