Carefree Living Limitations

Carefree Living residences include a dedicated staff available 24 hours a day/7 days a week to assist our residents. Spectrum Carefree Assisted Living communities provide an abundance of services to help promote an independent life balanced with appropriate services to care for residents safely and appropriately.

Services and Limitations:
Below is a list of services that we currently provide under our Comprehensive Home Care License.

  • Registered Nurse Services
  • Licensed Practical Nurse Services
  • Social Worker Services (Burnsville, St. Cloud)
  • Medication Management Services
  • Delegated tasks to unlicensed personnel
  • Hand-on assistance with transfers and mobility
  • Dementia Care Services / Unit (Not provided at the St. Cloud location)
  • Assistance with dressing, self-feeding, oral hygiene, hair care, grooming,  toileting, and bathing
  • Meal Preparation
  • Housekeeping/Other household chores
  • Providing standby assistance within arm’s reach for  safety while performing daily activities
  • Providing verbal or visual reminders to take regularly scheduled medications (includes client’s previously set-up medication, medication in original containers, or liquid or food to accompany the medication)
  • Providing verbal or visual reminders to the client to perform regularly scheduled  treatments and exercises
  • Preparing modified diets ordered by licensed health professionals
  • Laundry
  • Shopping

There are a number of services that we are not able to provide, due to the limits of our license and other operational considerations. If you would need services we are unable to provide, we will work with you and/or your client representative to obtain necessary services from other providers in the community.  SHC Limitations of Homecare Services