St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea provides a comprehensive, innovative approach to caring for the health and well-being of the area's growing senior population. Our programs and services maximize independence, ensure the dignity of individuals and their families, and link seniors to many community resources. Whether it's for surgery, an x-ray, or rehabilitation after a stroke or heart attack, seniors can be confident of the expert quality care they will receive at St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea. Our programs include:
NICHE (Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders)
Nationally recognized for its care to seniors as a designated NICHE site, St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea demonstrates a commitment to senior care through continuous quality improvement, the development of Geriatric Resource Nurses, staff training in the specialized care of older adults and always striving to enhance the patient and family experience.
Home Health Services (ChelseaCare)
ChelseaCare provides health care services in the comfort of your home through Certified Home Health Services, Pharmacy and Home Medical Equipment and Private Duty Home Health Services.
As a member of Saint Joseph Mercy Health System, the first in Michigan to create specialized emergency services for patients age 65 and over, St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea's ER is staffed by specially trained geriatric (senior) emergency care providers and is dedicated to meeting the needs of older adult patients, their caregivers and families. Phil Boham Spotlights Features of the Senior ER.
Older Adult Recovery Center
Help for older adults and their families with concerns about alcohol and other drugs.
Recognized for the quality of its treatment team, St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea employs experienced behavioral health professionals who are committed to providing excellent care with a long-standing emphasis on individualized treatment. Inpatient, Outpatient and Older Adult Recovery Programs are available.
Classes and Events
A variety of monthly offerings to help improve or maintain your health and well-being.
Trinity Health Senior Information
Indepth information on prevention, diagnosis, treatment and conditions that become more common as we age.
Senior Information and Resource Line
A one-call resource for questions about St. Joseph Mercy Chelsea programs and services and area resources.
Resources (Local, State and National)
Resources that may be helpful to you, a family member or friend.