Application Process at Santa Teresita

We want to help each family learn as much as possible about senior living at Santa Teresita so that they may be well-informed regarding the variety of customized options available at Santa Teresita. The Carmelite Sisters and staff are ready to assist each person in order to find a personal and optimal level of care. Life-long relationships happen within Santa Teresita’s Neighborhood of Care, and each living arrangement features a rich culture of life. We are ready to help you as you begin to make adjustments and prepare for senior living with us. Our helpful, professional staff is available to answer any questions that may arise during the application process. A brief outline of the application and admission process is listed below.

Assited Living

Good Shepherd Cottage

  • Inquiry: If you determine that one of our assisted living homes may be a fit for you or your loved one, we encourage you to inquire for more information from our Admissions Office. They can provide additional information and answer any questions you may have.
  • Tour and Appointment: There is no better way to grasp the atmosphere of our campus than to actually come and visit! During your visit, you will have the opportunity to meet with one of our admissions professionals. During this appointment, you can submit an application for admission. A $500 non-refundable processing fee is due upon submission of this application.
  • Appointment with Administrator: After the application is reviewed, the admissions staff will schedule a second appointment for you to meet with an administrator at Santa Teresita, which will aid in making a decision regarding acceptance and appropriate level of care.
  • Acceptance: If you or your loved one is approved for admission, the celebration begins! At this time, you would be able to select a room, determine a move-in date, and finalize other details.
Skilled Nursing

Manor Skilled Nursing

  • Inquiry: If you determine that the Manor Skilled Nursing may be a fit for you or your loved one, we encourage you to inquire for more information from our Admissions Office. They can provide additional information and answer any questions you may have.
  • Tour and Appointment: There is no better way to grasp the atmosphere of our campus than to actually come and visit! At this time, you will have the opportunity to meet with one of our administrative professionals. During this appointment, you can submit an application for admission. There is no processing fee required when submitting an application for Manor Skilled Nursing.
  • Review of Application: Once the application is submitted, the Director of Nursing will review the application including medical history and insurance, and a decision regarding whether or not the Manor Skilled Nursing is the best fit for you or your loved one will be made.
  • Acceptance: If you or your loved one is approved for admission, the celebration begins! At this time, you would be able to select a room type, determine a move-in date, and finalize other details.

Please note that submission of an application to Santa Teresita does not guarantee admission. A decision regarding acceptance will be determined in the best interest of the resident.