Henrietta & Alvin Weisberg Center for Acute Care of the Elderly

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak
3601 West 13 Mile Road
Royal Oak, MI 48073

Beaumont’s Acute Care for the Elderly (ACE) unit is a 26-bed inpatient care unit. Designed to address the special needs of patients 65 years and older and return them to the quality of life they enjoyed prior to hospitalization.

Safety Features

  • specialized non-slip, non-glare and padded flooring in rooms to prevent falls and reduce fall injuries
  • enclosed unit with handrails and carpet throughout hallways to provide walking support
  • adjustable lighting in patient rooms and automatic light sensors in bathrooms to help those with vision problems
  • furniture adapted to older adult needs
  • special low beds with adjustable height range to ease transfers and increase mobility
  • comfortable, pressure ulcer prevention mattresses
  • elevated toilets and handrails in bathrooms
  • video monitoring 24/7 if additional supervision for safety is required
  • bed, chair and stairwell alarms for prompt staff notification of patient movement if needed