Ebenezer Care Center, Minneapolis--612-879-2262
Ebenezer Care Center, Minneapolis, received the highest rating overall of five stars in U.S. News & World Report's sixth annual Best Nursing Homes. The Best Nursing homes ratings highlight the top nursing homes in each city and state out of 16,000 nationwide.
Skilled nursing with services for greatest choice
Built in 1919, the charm of natural woodwork, French doors, and dining room are classics by any standard. Modern conveniences are not overlooked; several rooms are wired for video phone and the building has wireless Internet service (Wi-Fi).
Ebenezer Care Center
2545 Portland Ave.
Minneapolis, MN 55404
Admissions by medical referral available 24/7, call 612-209-5763
Call for directions to Ebenezer Care Center. Some parking is available in the front drive and unrestricted parking is available on the street.
To schedule a visit or for more information, please call 612-879-2262. You may also contact Ebenezer Care Center by e-mail.
Located just south of downtown Minneapolis, Ebenezer Care Center is designed to look and feel more like a residence than a health care facility. Ebenezer Care Center has 34 Medicare- and Medicaid-licensed and certified skilled nursing beds, allowing opportunity to enjoy a private room. Our residents also have secure access to the Ebenezer Care Center Healing Garden, a private therapeutic garden overseen by a certified horticultural therapist. A full-time social worker and full-time chaplain are also available to residents.
Ebenezer Care Center skilled nursing care
Skilled nursing care is for those who need daily assistance and ongoing medical attention. Physical, psychological, nutritional, spiritual and emotional needs are assessed to develop a plan of appropriate care. Residents can choose to have a Fairview affiliated physician and gerontological nurse practitioner provide "house calls" onsite through Fairview Partners. We can help make referrals for physicians, specialists as well as other programs and services. Return to top
Board and care at Ebenezer Care Center
Board and care is the right choice for people who are able to live independently but need some supervision and personal care assistance. Our board and care residents are active inside and outside the residence and come and go as they please. Help is available for daily activities such as money management and scheduling health appointments. Daily contact and support from our staff ensures that they are safe and any health care needs which may arise are met.
Memory care at Ebenezer Care Center
Our memory care unit of 25 private rooms meets the special needs of those in early- to mid-stage dementia. Our staff members on this secure unit are specially trained, ensuring that your loved one receives the special care and attention he or she needs. Residents can participate in daily small group or in one-on-one activities. Whenever possible, memory care residents may participate in Ebenezer Care Center activities, such as religious services, special meals and events.
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The memory care unit includes a common area with a working oven so residents can participate in baking activities. Other familiar daily activities include washing dishes, folding clothes and sweeping. And, memory care residents are invited to visit our secure Healing Garden.
Ebenezer Care Center has services for deaf and hard of hearing
Ebenezer Care Center has a special unit designed to meet the needs of deaf residents. A full-time American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter is on staff. Several rooms in the care center are wired for video phone, which makes it possible for native English speakers to communicate with someone whose primary language is ASL. A person signing to another via video screen allows translation to spoken English (and back again) that is more accurate than attempting to translate through TTY, which also is available.
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Admission with a medical referral to Ebenezer Care Center
Ebenezer Care Center admits new residents 24-hours-a-day, seven-days-a week. The phone is answered by admissions staff 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday thorough Friday, with a nursing supervisor available after hours and on weekends and holidays. Please call 612-209-5763.
Ebenezer Care Center is owned and managed by Ebenezer, a trusted name in Minnesota for providing quality senior services since 1917. Ebenezer is a part of Fairview Health Services, whose senior services are readily available to the Minneapolis campus.
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