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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 the Tri-Cities

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?

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, October 19, 2018

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What's New

Friday, October 19, 2018

Smyth County helping to address national opioid crisis with $737,000 grant

Community stakeholders in Smyth County are taking a leadership role in addressing the national opioid crisis at the local level, thanks to a $737,000 federal grant from the Rural Health Opioid Program, which is part of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. ... read more about Smyth County helping to address national opioid crisis with $737,000 grant .

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Lifelike childbirth simulator helps nurses, hospital staff prepare for labor and deliveries

Victoria isn’t attempting a world record. Her real name is Victoria® S2200, and she’s a high-tech childbirth simulator that helps healthcare workers prepare for labor and delivery events, including early labor complications, high-risk deliveries and postpartum emergencies. ... read more about Lifelike childbirth simulator helps nurses, hospital staff prepare for labor and deliveries.

Tuesday, October 9, 2018

Ballad Health’s accountable care organization generates savings for fifth year in a row

AnewCare Collaborative – Ballad Health’s accountable care organization – is one of only 21 accountable care organizations in the country to generate savings for the fifth year in a row, according to results released recently by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. ... read more about Ballad Health’s accountable care organization generates savings for fifth year in a row.