Safety and security are top priority at La Posada.
At La Posada, safety and security is an integral part of our wellness philosophy – something we practice every day. Our standards for ultimate service and care go well beyond cleanliness and security. Ongoing training prepares our associates for any outside adversity, such as weather situations, infectious disease outbreaks, and fires. We follow best in class protocols to keep our residents living a healthy, happy life. We treat our residents and their family members as part of our extended family. Our safety and practices provide the utmost assurance and confidence to take the worry out of living an independent and fulfilling lifestyle.
Raising the Bar
Our Kisco Environmental Health and Safety Team is the unique in senior communities, designed to monitor and ensure appropriate safety guidelines are in place for any adverse situation. Rapid response protocols address ongoing conditions affecting the safety and security of residents and associates. With the hospitality experience of our Executive Director, Brad Cadiere combined with the medical experience of Dr. Javier Canasi, MD, La Posada benefits from unparalleled insight and perspective. Our immediate response to the Covid-19 crisis has helped define social distancing protocols at La Posada to ensure the health and wellbeing of our residents.
The safety and health of our residents are always at the forefront of all we do at La Posada. As such, we have put the following additional measures in place during this unprecedented pandemic. Maximizing safety and minimizing the negative feeling of isolation:
- Strict adherence to local/state/national CDC guidelines, often going well beyond what is required
- Full transparency in disclosing Covid-19 results
- Restricted visitors to only those directly providing essential health services
- Daily monitoring of associate and resident health (for fever & cough) with twice daily temperature checks
- Social distancing protocols in Dining Rooms and at wellness events
- Increased sanitizing and cleaning in high-traffic areas
- Meals delivered to apartments in eco-friendly containers
- Grocery and pharmacy delivery at no charge
- Shopping service and delivery at no charge
- Personal errands
- “Sit and fit” social distancing exercise programs
- Facetime ™ and Skype ® connection with family and friends
La Posada will continue to monitor and adjust these protocols as needed.
Peace of Mind
The term safe and sound has new meaning today. At La Posada security starts with our gated entrance and security cameras throughout the campus, and our reception concierge desk to monitor visitors coming onsite. Smoke alarm and sprinkler systems provide campus-wide monitoring to prevent the spread of fire or carbon monoxide. Our highly-trained associates are onsite day and night to troubleshoot any situation that arises. We go out of our way, above and beyond to give you peace of mind.
Weathering the Storm
At La Posada, we take hurricane preparedness seriously, and have a variety of measures in place to ensure the safety of our residents . Conveniently located in a non-evacuation zone, our residents don’t have to worry about packing up and getting on the road in dangerous weather conditions. La Posada is also equipped with two generators that can power our expansive campus to enable essential services and important life-saving healthcare equipment. For added safety, our buildings are constructed with hurricane- rated windows. Our safety protocols require a designated La Posada associate team remain on campus before, during and after a storm to ensure the safety of our residents and associates. Being thoroughly prepared is the key to successfully facing any storm that comes our way.
The Health Center at La Posada provides access to comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation services. Our professionally-trained, physician-directed staff offer treatment for a wide range of diagnoses, including orthopedic conditions such as joint replacement or injury, neurological conditions such as post stroke recovery, Parkinson’s and Multiple Sclerosis, vestibular and balance conditions, arthritis, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, and much more. With the highest rating of five stars awarded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), La Posada gives you the confidence and reassurance that we provide compassionate care for all residents no matter what challenges they may face.
For your peace of mind on our safety and security protocols at La Posada, call for your personal Facetime™ tour.