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FAQs

How do I arrange a tour of the home?

We are open for tours 24 hours a day, and you do not have to schedule an appointment. However, if you'd like to schedule a tour, please call our admissions office at 901-756-3224.

Where can I find more information about nursing home care and Medicaid?

You can find more information by following this link: http://www.medicare.gov/Publications/Pubs/pdf/02174.pdf. You can find information specific to the state of Tennessee by following this link: http://www.thca.org/docs/GuidetoLTC2011.pdf.

What is your admissions process for long-term care?

Please call our admissions coordinator at 901-756-3224 for information. Memphis Jewish Home & Rehab does not discriminate based on race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, or disability, or payment source.

Is MJHR a kosher facility?

Yes. MJHR provides patients with kosher meals and snacks. The Nosh-A-Rye Deli is open to the public. See the website for hours and daily specials. Non-kosher food may be brought in by family and enjoyed in a patient's room or the family lounge.

What forms of payment are accepted?

The business office is available to assist with financial matters relating to the resident. MJHR accepts private payment and participates in both Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement programs. If you have any questions concerning methods of payment, please contact the business office at 901-758-0036.

What are visiting hours?

You may visit anytime you choose. There are no set visiting hours.

Does a person have to be Jewish to go to MJHR for care?

No. We welcome residents of all faiths. Although we are a Jewish facility and adhere to Jewish tradition, our non-Jewish residents enjoy weekly nondenominational Christian services provided by local clergy.

How do I make a donation to MJHR?

We can accept donations in cash, by check, by credit card (using our secure online donations page), or through the transfer of stock. Please contact for more information at 901-756-3273.

Do you offer respite services?

Yes. We offer respite services for up to 10 days. Please call our admissions office at 901-756-3224, and we'll guide you through this process.

What amenities are offered?

We have an on-site, full-service beauty salon, Clippers and Curlers, which offers hair and manicure services. MJHR also has several gardens, a deli, comfortable indoor visiting areas, a family lounge that can be reserved for small gatherings, and a big screen TV for group movie watching.

What types of activities do you offer?

We host a wide array of activities that vary from day to day. A few of our more popular activities are bingo, pet therapy, and trivia, along with parties and celebrations. Please check our latest activity calendar for more details.

May I participate in activities at MJHR with my family member?

We welcome and encourage families to participate in activities with their loved ones.

Are religious services offered?

Jewish services are held on Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings, as well as on all Jewish holidays. Nondenominational Christian services are held once a week.

How do I know if my loved one should be admitted to a long-term care facility?

You should discuss this with your loved one's doctor.

Is there an exercise program for long-term care residents?

Yes. Our Restorative Nursing staff provides supervised exercise, using a variety of specialized equipment. Family is welcome to observe anytime.