Second-Floor Renovation Project Gaining Definition

The second-floor project at Elan Skilled Nursing and Rehab’s state-of-the-art, 1,200-square-foot Dialysis Den. The structure is taking shape as walls are being framed and a definitive layout is visible. (See accompanying photos). Work began in June 2022.

We are partnering with DaVita Dialysis to develop the space, which will accommodate up to 30 residents in need of transitional care to bridge the gap between their hospital stay and a return home.

“The Dialysis Den will improve the quality of life of those suffering from end stage renal disease and give peace of mind to their families. The Dialysis Den is the first in northeastern Pennsylvania,” said Mary Rose Applegate, Administrator, Elan Skilled Nursing and Rehab, A Jewish Senior Life Community.

This dialysis section is just part of the renovation, which also includes updated flooring, paint, counter tops, doors, lighting and furniture.

The project is funded through foundation grants and Individual donations The completion is scheduled for late this year or early 2023.

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