Located on a beautifully landscaped 5-acre property in Oceanside, Calif., La Paloma Healthcare specializes in post-acute recovery. Under the direction of a dedicated medical director and highly credentialed nurses and therapists, the facility delivers a full range of advanced care services. Programs include wound management, tracheotomy care, IV therapy, and feeding tube care and weaning. Therapy takes place in a large gym with a staircase and an "activities of daily living" room that simulates the home environment. In addition, La Paloma offers on-site counseling, podiatry, dentistry and audiology services.
Oceanside, Calif. (pop. 167,086) is a classic beach community located an hour north of San Diego. The Cape Cod-style harbor offers boutique shopping, top restaurants, open-air cafes and one of the longest wooden piers on the West Coast. Residents enjoy swimming, water sports, cycling and golf year round thanks to abundant sunshine and an average temperature of 70 degrees. The city lies within an easy drive of family favorites like LEGOLAND, Sea World, Disneyland and the San Diego Zoo.