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Personalized Skilled Nursing Care in West Lafayette, IN

The Quality Care You Need at Our Skilled Nursing Facility

Are you looking for skilled nursing care near you? At University Place, our skilled nursing and post-acute care facility offers individualized, around-the-clock assistance for residents who need long-term skilled nursing care or are recovering from an illness or injury. You’ll receive a variety of therapy services if you need them, including physical, speech and occupational therapy. We also offer a number of helpful educational resources and programs to support you in your wellness journey and prevent future hospital stays.

University Place is accredited by the Joint Commission, which demonstrates our commitment to providing the highest quality senior care for our residents. Additionally, because we believe that a high nurse-to-resident ratio is essential for improving quality of life, we keep our clinical staffing levels above the recommendation from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. This means that 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, our caring and compassionate staff is available to ensure you or your loved one has all your needs and preferences addressed and honored throughout your stay.

Our Services:

  • Medication administration and monitoring including pharmacist review of medications
  • Assistance with personal care needs
  • Daily housekeeping services
  • Linens and towels provided and laundered
  • Emergency response and monitoring around the clock
  • Scheduled medical van services

Our Amenities:

  • Medicare certified skilled nursing care around the clock
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapies
  • Medication reminders and supervision
  • Fully furnished private rooms with private bath and shower
  • Three freshly prepared meals each day with table side service and snacks throughout the day
  • Recreational activities geared to individual capabilities and interests
  • Social gathering rooms for relaxing and informal entertaining
  • Beauty and barber salon
  • Outdoor patio and gazebo
  • Daily Mass and Chaplains on staff for spiritual reflection
  • Resident and family education for lifestyle, nutrition and disease management
  • Medicaid and Medicare accepted

To schedule a visit or for more information about our skilled nursing facility, call 765-464-5600 today!

"The friendliness of all the residents and staff. . . the "Good Mornings" and "Good Afternoons" said with a smile. That truly makes my day."

Lee S., resident of Franciscan Communities

"As the song goes "There's no place like home." My place here is "home sweet home." Employees provide service with kindness and there's so many good people to talk to."

Bernard S., Franciscan Communities Resident

"Mt. Alverna has such a friendly and caring personality and atmosphere. The skilled care helped me achieve independence and regain strength. Even the social activities reinforce physical therapy. I am blessed to have been able to rehab at this facility this past Spring."

Rev S., Mount Alverna


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