Shepherd's Way is Unmatched Healthcare When You Need It
Convenient and guaranteed access to experienced healthcare professionals provides you peace of mind that everything is going to be okay.
Above average staffing ratios and an on-site team of skilled and experienced physicians means our residents receive person-focused care. Plus, our full-time team of registered nurses, certified nursing assistants and other healthcare professionals are available 24x7. Proctor Place Healthcare is guaranteed with our Life Care plans.
So, rest assured your ongoing health is cared for here, for life.
Compassionate and Experienced
Shepherd: one who cares for and guides a group of people
“Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.” Leo F. Buscaglia
At Proctor Place, we are eager to serve you. When healthcare needs arise, our focus is providing the highest quality care available anywhere. Taking care of you is not just our job, it is our pleasure. This is evident in the tenure of our team members. Our compassion and experience can make all the difference during those times when health care is needed.
We believe experience matters so we create an environment where our team members know they are part of the Proctor Place family. This allows us to provide superior care with healthcare professionals dedicated to making a difference.
Our team is led by Phyllis McCabe who has more than 15 years of experience. That exerience has taught her the importance of handling each situation with the same level of care she would want her own family to receive.
Overall, our attentive and skilled healthcare team is 100% focused on the health and wellness of our residents. Their jobs are challenging and rewarding, which makes their experience priceless.
Our medical partners make managing your health easy and close to home.
Doctors still make house calls here. When you live at our Shepherd's Way Healthcare Center, our visiting physicans are on-site every Monday and Thursday. This saves our residents the hassle of traveling out for doctors appointments.
Thomas Kouri, MD and Brian Cohen, MD provide medical care to Proctor Place residents, including those living in our independent living apartments as well as those who transition to our healthcare center. Having two physicians as part of the Proctor Place team means you can attend many of your medical appointments conveniently at our healthcare center.
When additional care is needed, Proctor Place brings the services to you.
When it is time for a trip to the dentist, an eye exam or an appointment with the podiatrist, getting out to make the appointment can be challenging. Proctor Place makes it easy by bringing services to you.
Identifying and caring for the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease is something the Proctor Place team takes seriously.
We know growing older often brings challenges with memory loss and confusion. We work closely with our residents and their families to watch for early signs of Alzheimer's disease to start important conversations and intervention early.
There is no need to leave for healthcare services like physcial therapy or blood work, at Proctor Place we provide these services on site.
- Pro Care Home Health Services Oxygen and respiratory equipment including oxygen refills.
- Methodist Medical Center Laboratory and OSF Healthcare Laboratory. On-site phlebotomy services.
- Mobilex USA. Mobile diagnostics including mobile X-Rays, EKG and Ultrasound.
- Therapy providers of your choice as needed.
- Hospice providers of your choice as needed.
The comfortable elegance found while living independently at Proctor Place continues for our residents in Shepherd's Way.
The combination of larger rooms and increased privacy allows our residents the comfort they need at some of the most challenging times of their lives.
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