Admissons - Getting Started

There are several steps involved in the application process. We hope that the following information will assist you.

  • We encourage you to schedule a tour of Good Shepherd Fairview Home. Tours are available Monday through Friday. If a weekday is not convenient, our staff will work to accommodate your availability.
     
  • Obtain an application form, either by requesting one by phone, or downloading it.
     
  • You must submit the completed application, including all the requested financial information.
     
  • An interview with a member of the Home’s Admissions Department is required prior to admission.
     
  • Incoming Adult Care Facility residents must have a medical evaluation by their physician.
     
  • Incoming Assisted Living Program residents are required to have a medical evaluation by their physician, and an evaluation by Broome County CASA and a certified home health agency.
     
  • Incoming Skilled Nursing Facility residents must submit a medical history from their physician and have a physical examination prior to admission. In addition, an evaluation by a community agency is required to confirm the applicant’s need for nursing home placement.

Good Shepherd Fairview Home has a philosophy that each resident should be treated with dignity and respect. We value the individuality of each resident and are committed to person-centered care as we assess a resident’s needs.

If you wish to apply for entry to Good Shepherd Fairview Home, please complete the application and provide the requested documentation. We are available to answer questions that you may have as you go through the application and admission process. We will be pleased to offer our assistance.

Lorie Brewer
Director of Admissions
607-584-3238
LB@GoodShepherdCommunities.org
Heather Minor
Admissions Coordinator
607-584-3900
HM@GoodShepherdCommunities.org

80 Fairview Avenue
Binghamton, New York 13904
607-724-2477