Skilled Nursing at Vi at Palo Alto

Whether you’re recovering from surgery, in need of rehabilitation services or require long-term nursing care, Vi at Palo Alto's dedicated skilled nursing staff is ready to help. Our team of licensed professionals manage care plans focused on each resident’s individual needs, including physical, speech and occupational therapy.

And because our care center is on site, you’ll never be far from the community of friends and family you love.

Person-centered care

Our care center has therapy teams licensed to work in many treatment modalities for residents with a multitude of clinical, occupational and cognitive needs. We encourage collaboration between residents’ physicians and community staff and ensure that medical orders and treatment plans are successfully carried out by our interdisciplinary team.

Skilled nursing lifestyle

We’ve created an environment designed to help residents embrace everything life has to offer: a variety of menu options from our classically trained culinary team — served in a stylish dining room or in residents’ rooms — weekly lifestyle programming, and scheduled transportation within 15 miles for appointments, shopping trips and special events.

Services provided in skilled nursing

We create an individualized care plan for each resident after a comprehensive baseline assessment, which may include:

  • Assistance with daily living activities, including bathing, oral care, grooming, dressing and eating
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapy
  • Medication administration and monitoring
  • Wound management and skin care
  • Hydration and nutrition monitoring
  • Coordination for hospice care
Additional services

Vi at Palo Alto can also arrange for a variety of available services*:

  • Pharmaceutical services
  • Private duty assistant services
  • Transportation and dry cleaning
  • Ancillary medical supplies and services
  • Salon and barbershop services
  • Guest meals (advance reservations requested)

*Available for an additional fee and may be provided by a third party

Features of skilled nursing apartments

Our private and semi-private rooms can be personalized with residents’ own touches to make them feel even more like home.

Every apartment includes:

  • Private bathroom featuring easy-access shower with assist bars
  • Daily light housekeeping, including bed making
  • Individual climate control
  • Laundering of towels and bed linens as needed
  • A nurse call system
  • Basic cable television
  • Telephone with local service

Vi at Palo Alto Skilled Nursing studio floor plan.

Skilled nursing fees
Fees for continuing care residents

Residents who are contracted with Vi for continuing care will continue to pay their independent living monthly fee after moving to our care center. Monthly fees do not change when residents move to a higher level of care, but ongoing, community-wide fee increases will continue to apply. There are charges for ancillary items and additional meals received while in our care center.

Fees for spouses who remain in independent living

If a resident and their spouse are both contracted for continuing care and only one requires a higher level of care, one spouse will remain in independent living while the other moves to our care center. Both residents will continue to pay the monthly fee paid while residing in independent living. Their monthly fees will not change because of a move to a higher level of care, but ongoing, community-wide monthly fee increases will continue to apply. In addition, there are charges for ancillary items and additional meals received while in our care center.

Fees for non-CCRC residents

For non-CCRC residents, costs for direct entry to our care center are charged at the current market rates.

We accept Traditional Medicare (Parts A & B) and Private Pay, and where the circumstances allow, we can process payment from other participating third-party or private insurance coverages.