Overlooking the spectacular North Saskatchewan River valley, and the historic site of Lamoreaux settlement across the river, Rivercrest Care Centre has been providing safe, high-quality continuing care services in the City of Fort Saskatchewan for a number of years. With a resident population of 74 people plus 6 hospice beds, the facility is ideally sized to offer friendly personalized quality care through a broad range of continuing care and palliative care services. Rivercrest is conveniently located on a spectacular viewpoint yet adjacent to the central core and amenities of the friendly City of Fort Saskatchewan. The downtown core is within easy walking distance.
This 58,000 square foot facility provides a significantly high ratio of space per unit and safe and secure accomodation in a modern, beautiful setting. The interior features a large central atrium core, as well as a naturally lit lower dining area facing the North Saskatchewan River valley. The facility features four separate living areas, extensive private accommodation and therapeutic bathing facilities with modern equipment.
The facility provides continuing care services within Alberta Health Services under regulatory and contractual standards ensuring optimum quality care. Specific facility services include 24 hours professional nursing and personal care, occupational therapy, dietician and recreational therapy as well as a host of on-site or related support services.
Rivercrest Care Centre is committed to continuation of its long standing history of providing quality care and services within the Capital Region within a social-like environment yet ensuring the complex care needs of its residents are addressed in a professional fashion.
The facility employs approximately 100 individuals on a full and part time basis in a wide range of disciplines including nursing, support, dietary, housekeeping, laundry and maintenance. Located only 15 minutes from northeast Edmonton's newest communities, this facility provides attractive opportunities for staff from the FortSaskatchewan, Edmonton, Sherwood Park and other surrounding areas with numerous staff incentives.
In the event you wish to make a donation to the Hospice, please make your cheque payable to Rivercrest Care Centre and in the subject write hospice donation. Your donation will help the hospice make a more comfortable end of life experience.