Located in a quiet community, close to the beaches, you will find Avante at Melbourne. We specialize in skilled nursing care, with a unique rehabilitation program designed to achieve three functional goals, accelerated recovery, compassionate care, and improved functional outcomes.
Whether your needs are short-term inpatient rehabilitation or outpatient rehabilitation, our highly skilled and trained staff will establish a treatment plan based on individual needs. Avante at Melbourne realizes each capability and circumstances are unique, and personalized programs are constructed for you or your loved one to achieve the highest self-sufficiency and functioning level. These programs range from stroke rehabilitation to high-intensity orthopedic rehabilitation—one on one focused sessions delivered by skilled professionals.
For over 30 years, Avante has specialized in skilled nursing, assisted living, rehabilitation, and post-acute services. Our associates are committed individuals who desire to create an environment that fosters wellness, integrity, and success. At Avante, you will have the opportunity for advancement, learn new skills, meet new people, build rewarding professional and personal relationships, and improve the quality of life of those around you. We are focused on the whole person, a concept that includes families, colleagues, and communities. Simply put, our mission is you!
Dementia care, PT, OT, Speech therapy, social services, psychiatric and psychological services, activities, dietician, wound care, IV medication administration, cardiac care, post-stroke care, orthopedic care, bariatric care, pulmonary care, covid 19 care, housekeeping, and laundry, beautician, hospice, respite, bilingual staff, dialysis, gastroenterology care.
Growing up in Brevard, Jody has always dreamt of making a difference in her community. This passion led her to seek her degree in Health Care Services from the University of Central Florida. Jody brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to the team and extensive H.R. background. She is very focused on resident care and outcomes and prides herself on customer service and community relationships. You will find her spending time with her family and volunteering with youth organizations in her spare time.
Melissa Loftis is the Director of Nursing at Avante at Melbourne, Florida. Melissa joined the Avante team in February 2020; she has been in health care for over 40 years and began her career as a nursing assistant in Long Term Care (LTC). Melissa attended Mount Wachusett Community College in Gardner, Massachusetts. During her thirty-plus years as a Registered Nurse (RN), she worked in a Med/Surg and the Oncology unit, which Melissa enjoyed. Her passion has always brought her back to Long Term care (LTC). In her role at Avante, Melissa has the pleasure of working with an amazing group of dedicated individuals allowing our facility to Maintain five (5) Star Quality Measures. Our services include Mental Health, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Pharmacy, Physician, Physician Extenders, Podiatry, Housekeeping, Dietary, Dental Care, Social Work, Therapeutic Activities, and Wound Care Management.
Come see what Avante can offer you today. When choosing the right place for your loved one to recover, choose a skilled nursing facility that has a reputation for being the best in patient care. Avante has built an exceptional reputation for treating our patients like family, don’t just take our word for it call us today for more informationStart today