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Wexford House

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2421 N John B Dennis Highway
Kingsport, TN 37660
(423) 288-3988
36.555742
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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 JCAHO certified long-term care and post-acute care.

Also certified by Tennessee’s Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, 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

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday

TENNESSEE and VIRGINIA – The boards of directors of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System have voted unanimously to approve the final terms that will govern their merger, forming a new health system to serve the 1.2 million residents of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The transaction creating the new organization, named Ballad Health, officially became effective at 12:01 a.m. Feb. 1, 2018.  A formal launch will be held on Friday, Feb. 2. ... read more about Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday.

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What's New

Thursday, February 8, 2018

Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’

Auditions have been set for the upcoming “Broadway Comes to Greeneville,” which raises awareness and support for Niswonger Children’s Hospital.

Beginning Feb. 19, auditions will take place across the region for children who want to be cast in the annual event, now in its seventh year. “Broadway Comes to Greeneville” is a production of the Ballad Health Foundation and presenting sponsor Consumer Credit Union. It’s a Broadway-style show featuring the youth talent selected at the upcoming auditions. ... read more about Audition dates, times announced for 2018’s ‘Broadway Comes to Greeneville’.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia

KINGSPORT, Tenn. – More than 250 team members, physicians, community leaders and elected officials gathered at MeadowView Conference Resort and Convention Center Friday morning, Feb. 2, to celebrate the culmination of a region-wide effort to transform local healthcare and set the stage for improving community health. ... read more about Ballad Health officially launches, marking the start of a new story in healthcare for Northeast Tennessee, Southwest Virginia.

Friday, February 2, 2018

Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday

TENNESSEE and VIRGINIA – The boards of directors of Mountain States Health Alliance and Wellmont Health System have voted unanimously to approve the final terms that will govern their merger, forming a new health system to serve the 1.2 million residents of Northeast Tennessee and Southwest Virginia. The transaction creating the new organization, named Ballad Health, officially became effective at 12:01 a.m. Feb. 1, 2018.  A formal launch will be held on Friday, Feb. 2. ... read more about Mountain States Health Alliance, Wellmont Health System boards authorize final approval of merger; Ballad Health to celebrate launch Friday.