Services

LIFE Geisinger Health Services

We offer a full range of health and medical services, at our day health centers or in your home, designed to help you maintain your health and independence. Our health care team is available on-site every day and includes a primary care physician specializing in geriatrics, nurses, therapists, dieticians and other support staff. Our medical staff is on-call evenings, weekends and holidays.

Our health services include:

  • Primary medical and specialist care
  • Nursing care
  • Physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Recreational therapy
  • Nutrition counseling and education
  • On-site lab tests, X-rays, and other basic diagnostic services
  • Pharmacy and medication management
  • Prosthetics, orthotics, medical supplies, personal care supplies, medical appliances, and durable medical equipment
  • Podiatry including routine foot care
  • Vision including eye glasses
  • Dental including dentures
  • Psychiatry
  • Audiology including hearing aids
  • Personal care for bathing, dressing and grooming
  • Homemaker and chore services when needed
  • Meals at the center and/or at home
  • Respite care when needed
  • In-patient care
  • End of Life Services
  • Nursing facility services
  • Emergency care
  • Transportation with door to door service to/from our center and outside medical appointments
     

LIFE Geisinger In-Home Care

We are there for you if you or a loved one is struggling to keep up with daily tasks, or needs medical services at home. LIFE Geisinger in-home care offers:

  • Skilled nursing services
  • Physician and registered nurse practitioner visits
  • Social services, case management and counseling
  • Personal care
  • Homemaker chore services
  • Home-delivered meals
  • In-home respite care
  • Transportation services


LIFE Geisinger Activities

At LIFE Geisinger, we want to help you stay engaged and connected. We believe socialization is a key component to well being and is often times just as important as the prescription medications you take.  We offer a wide variety of activities to meet the interests and needs of all of our participants.  Such activities include: 

  • Community outings for lunch and shopping and area attractions
  • Craft projects
  • Art and music appreciation
  • Board/card games
  • Entertainment
  • Exercise and wellness
  • Gardening
  • Intergenerational programs
  • Pet therapy provided by Therapy Dogs International
  • Sensory stimulation
  • Spiritual reflection

 

Adult Day Care

We offer daytime adult day care to those families who choose not to participate in the full LIFE Program or who do not qualify financially through medical assistance for the LIFE Program,,   Adult Day Care is offered at each of our sites and includes the following:

  • Socialization and activities
  • Nursing care
  • Social Services
  • Medication management
  • Personal care (bathing and toileting assistance)
  • Meal at center
  • Transportation to and from the LIFE Geisinger center, if available

Space is limited so please call for availability and to discuss your specific situation. You may also download a printable brochure.

Kulpmont Center - 866.230.6465
Monday through Friday - 8:30am-5 pm.
The cost is $50 per full day or $25 for a half-day.

Scranton Center - 800.395.8759
Monday through Friday - 8:30am-5pm
The cost is $60 per full day or $30 for a half day

Wilkes-Barre Center – 844.835.2766
Monday through Friday – 8am to 4:30pm
The cost is $60 per full day or $30 for a half day.

 
For hearing impaired, call 711.