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Wexford House

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2421 N John B Dennis Highway
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 288-3988
36.5555289
-82.5055181

 

Short- and Long-Term Care, Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation in Kingsport

There are times in life when we need a few extra days – or even weeks or months – to recover from a surgery, injury or illness.

Wexford House offers you and your loved ones short- or long-term rehabilitation, skilled-nursing, respite and medical care in a comfortable, home-like environment.

Plus we provide an onsite physician or nurse practitioner seven days a week, year-round, and offer a quality of life program led by our certified activities director.

Why choose Wexford House?

Wexford House is certified in long-term care and post-acute care by The Joint Commission.

Also certified by Tennessee’s Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), Wexford House received the 2017 CMS five-star rating for its Nursing Home Compare program.

Closer to home, we have been the Kingsport Times-News Readers’ Choice for best nursing home the past 13 years.

Services at Wexford

Wexford House offers key medical services for skilled, rehabilitative and restorative care when you need us, including:

  • Inpatient/outpatient physical therapy and rehabilitation
  • Speech therapy
  • Occupational therapy
  • Respiratory care – Long-term care of residents who are ventilator dependent and
  • Residential custodial care
  • Respite services – 24-hour monitoring by nursing staff while the resident’s family is away
  • Telemedicine consultations
  • Restorative therapies – Monitoring and assistance with activities and daily living for residents who aren’t acutely ill
  • Short-term stays
  • Hospice care – Compassionate care designed to provide treatment and comfort for those facing a life-limiting illness

Amenities and activities at Wexford

  • 24/7 security surveillance
  • Private and semi-private rooms
  • Outdoor courtyards
  • Transportation for resident outings
  • Rooms equipped for telephone, cable and internet services

We offer a variety of engaging activities individuals and groups of residents can choose from, including:

  • On-site beauty shop
  • Community field trips
  • Daily activities
  • Religious services
  • Movies
  • Entertainment
  • Social activities
  • Holiday events

Ready to learn more?

Wexford House tours and information

To schedule a personal tour of our facility or find out more information about cost, insurance coverage or the care we provide, please call (423) 288-3988.

 

What's New

Friday, April 19, 2019

Johnston Memorial Hospital plans dental residency program to provide dental care for the underserved

A dire need for dental care in Southwest Virginia was one of the catalysts for Johnston Memorial to plan a dental residency program that will offer advanced training to dentists who have obtained licensure and are interested in furthering their education or specializing in a certain field.  ... read more about Johnston Memorial Hospital plans dental residency program to provide dental care for the underserved.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27

The annual event will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bristol Regional Medical Center. The expo portion will take place in the hospital’s conference center, while the 5K takes place right outside the hospital’s main entrance. The race begins at 9 a.m. ... read more about Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post

MedAxiom announced today that it has selected Dr. Jerry Blackwell to serve as its president. The nation’s leading community of cardiovascular providers, thought leaders and innovators, MedAxiom is a subsidiary of the American College of Cardiology. ... read more about Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post.

Patients & Visitors

What's New

Friday, April 19, 2019

Johnston Memorial Hospital plans dental residency program to provide dental care for the underserved

A dire need for dental care in Southwest Virginia was one of the catalysts for Johnston Memorial to plan a dental residency program that will offer advanced training to dentists who have obtained licensure and are interested in furthering their education or specializing in a certain field.  ... read more about Johnston Memorial Hospital plans dental residency program to provide dental care for the underserved.

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27

The annual event will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 a.m. to noon at Bristol Regional Medical Center. The expo portion will take place in the hospital’s conference center, while the 5K takes place right outside the hospital’s main entrance. The race begins at 9 a.m. ... read more about Annual Power of Health Expo and Power of Play 5K set for April 27.

Monday, April 1, 2019

Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post

MedAxiom announced today that it has selected Dr. Jerry Blackwell to serve as its president. The nation’s leading community of cardiovascular providers, thought leaders and innovators, MedAxiom is a subsidiary of the American College of Cardiology. ... read more about Ballad Health clinical leader tapped for national post.