The “Saint Gerasimos” Nursing Home is a fully licensed, 56-bed, purpose-built facility, specialising in providing long-term care services to elderly people. Working together with our guests and their families, our aim is to provide the best possible level of care and help all parties involved come to terms with and overcome the challenges associated with growing old. We have been in operation since 2004, and cater for the needs of a wide array of elderly patients ranging from those in the initial stages of dementia to patients recovering from strokes and orthopaedic problems.
Our aim is to provide our guests with a complete service offering, addressing their individual needs both in terms of medical care and in terms of the level of assistance needed in their daily activities.
Our core services package, available to all our guests, includes the following:
•Medical evaluation and monitoring.
•Residence in spacious 3-bed rooms (25sq.m.) all of which include fully accessible en suite WC/DC, TV, balcony, phone line and air-conditioning
•All the necessary assistance associated with providing a safe and comfortable living environment (i.e. room cleaning - bathing assistance - feeding assistance - clothes washing etc)
•Full Board consisting of 3 full meals per day plus snacks and refreshments.
•All necessary disposables such as day / nigh diapers, catheters etc .
•Physiotherapists evaluation and participation in group exercise activities.
•Psychological and mental abilities - evaluation and participation in associated group activities (i.e. drawing, card playing, memory games, video watching etc)
Should you find yourself planning a holiday in Greece, bring along those family members whose care you are responsible for. While you stay in your chosen hotel, enjoying all that Greece has to offer, we can cater for their daily needs, giving you both a chance to unwind, relax and refresh yourselves.
For short term guests we are able to provide accommodation in double rooms and a complete revitalisation package consisting of daily physiotherapy and hydrotherapy treatments (in our indoor fully accessible swimming pool)
Our operation is supervised by the Public Health Department of the municipality of Central Macedonia / Thessaloniki. We undergo unannounced inspections at least once a year and are evaluated as "Very Good" and "Good" in each of the categories we are inspected for (Healthy Living Conditions, Cleanliness, Food quality, Entertainment for residents, Social interaction).
Our units' fire detection and fire suppression systems are certified by the local fire department and serviced / tested twice a year to ensure maximum efficiency.
Last but not least, we carry out a monthly disinfection protocol of our whole infrastructure in addition to our daily cleaning schedule.
We are in close proximity to Thessaloniki international airport (10km) in a picturesque location benefiting from panoramic views of Thessaloniki and Mt Olympus. The St Gerasimos nursing home is built on a 6.000 sq.m plot of land, with a total building area of 1.800 sq.m approximately. Access to the Home is supervised and controlled, thus ensuring that the health, safety and dignity of our residents is protected at all times.
Our aim is to keep our residents happy, engaged and mentally stimulated so that their stay with us is a memorable experience. In addition to the brain stimulating activities organised by our resident psychologist, we grab every available opportunity to organize parties and celebratory events. Family members are always invited and encouraged to participate and it gives us great pleasure to see the smiles on everyone's face at the end of the evening.