Important Information

Protecting our residents’ health and safety is our top priority. With the current COVID-19 outbreak it is critical that we implement every precaution possible. There will be NO VISITORS ALLOWED until further notice. Please read our Frequently Asked Questions and contact Riverview Health and Rehab Jefferson at 313-432-1200 or Riverview Health and Rehab North at 313-343-8000 if you have any further questions. 

Short Term Care

Riverview North provides 24 / 7, 365 days a year short-term Transitional Care service and is a compassionate and innovative approach to caring for our community's ill seniors. Focused on freeing up acute care and emergency department beds in hospitals, it promotes the use of community care services while also helping to ease the many stressors facing caregivers and families of our aging senior population. The Center is staffed by Personal Support Workers, Respite Workers and many of our devoted Riverview community volunteers. 

Our staff provides individualized attention and intensive support with all activities of daily living including bathing, dressing, medication reminders and nutritious meals and snacks catered to each client’s dietary needs and restrictions. 

The team are committed to engaging their residents with on-site activities and through individual care and conversation aimed at promoting an increased sense of self worth and community involvement. Our direct services are complimented by case management, referrals and transportation services.

Who can Access Riverview North? 

Riverview North is accessible to seniors residing within Southeast Michigan who are in need of short-stay respite services.

How do I Make a Referral to the Riverview? 

You can contact Riverview North to begin a referral process at  313-343-8000. The Coordinator will then contact the hospital or potential client.