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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, May 17, 2019

Ballad Health unveils renovated Bristol Surgery Center, offering care for a variety of outpatient surgical needs

Bristol Surgery Center features four operating rooms and one minor procedure room, ample parking and comfortable waiting areas. Renovations also included new flooring, doors, ceilings, furniture and artwork, as well as upgrades to its HVAC, electrical and plumbing systems.  ... read more about Ballad Health unveils renovated Bristol Surgery Center, offering care for a variety of outpatient surgical needs.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Inaugural Unicoi County Hospital junior board of directors helps community tell stories through time capsule

Today, a special time capsule – created by the hospital’s inaugural junior board of directors – was sealed and will be placed inside the hospital for the next 25 years. The junior board is comprised of students from Unicoi County Middle School. Its members range from sixth through eighth grade ... read more about Inaugural Unicoi County Hospital junior board of directors helps community tell stories through time capsule.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Ballad Health reports nine-month results: Strong financial performance, capital investment and major regional collaboration

Ballad Health has facilitated what may be the nation’s largest Accountable Care Community ACC, spanning two states. The ACC reflects involvement from more than 200 local community organizations, churches, businesses and not-for-profits ... read more about Ballad Health reports nine-month results: Strong financial performance, capital investment and major regional collaboration .

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What's New

Friday, May 17, 2019

Ballad Health unveils renovated Bristol Surgery Center, offering care for a variety of outpatient surgical needs

Bristol Surgery Center features four operating rooms and one minor procedure room, ample parking and comfortable waiting areas. Renovations also included new flooring, doors, ceilings, furniture and artwork, as well as upgrades to its HVAC, electrical and plumbing systems.  ... read more about Ballad Health unveils renovated Bristol Surgery Center, offering care for a variety of outpatient surgical needs.

Thursday, May 16, 2019

Inaugural Unicoi County Hospital junior board of directors helps community tell stories through time capsule

Today, a special time capsule – created by the hospital’s inaugural junior board of directors – was sealed and will be placed inside the hospital for the next 25 years. The junior board is comprised of students from Unicoi County Middle School. Its members range from sixth through eighth grade ... read more about Inaugural Unicoi County Hospital junior board of directors helps community tell stories through time capsule.

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

Ballad Health reports nine-month results: Strong financial performance, capital investment and major regional collaboration

Ballad Health has facilitated what may be the nation’s largest Accountable Care Community ACC, spanning two states. The ACC reflects involvement from more than 200 local community organizations, churches, businesses and not-for-profits ... read more about Ballad Health reports nine-month results: Strong financial performance, capital investment and major regional collaboration .