Experience the best skilled nursing at our Health Care Center
When a loved one needs a higher level of care than independent or assisted living can provide, the Health Care Center at Friendship Village Columbus offers a compassionate, clean, and comfortable environment filled with caregivers who understand the needs of older adults.
The Health Care Center provides short-term rehabilitation, long-term nursing care, and respite care options with a choice of private or semiprivate rooms. The center is Medicare and Medicaid certified and exceeds state staffing requirements for nursing aides. The Health Care Center earned a 5-star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, which assesses nursing care communities on quality of care and staffing guidelines. With registered nurses on staff and a physician on call at all times, expert resident care is our top priority.
You can recover in comfort after surgery or illness at our Health Care Center. We offer post-hospital rehabilitation services including physical, occupational, and speech therapy seven days as week. Our highly qualified team of licensed professionals provide personalized nursing care and accept admissions 24 hours a day, seven days a week.
Long-term skilled nursing care offers more extensive and personalized care support. Care is provided 24 hours a day under the supervision of a nursing staff, helping residents manage chronic conditions in a caring environment. Consistent staffing, nutritious meals, and daily activities all contribute to the physical, emotional, and spiritual wellness of every long-term care resident.
Taking care of a loved one in a home setting can feel overwhelming. Balancing the rest of your life while supporting a loved one can be challenging and many people need some additional help, have an upcoming event or trip, or just need a little break. That’s where respite care at Friendship Village Columbus can help!
Compassionate staff members deliver innovative patient care
Friendship Village Columbus incorporates an innovative IV portable delivery system that allows patients to continue daily activities and therapies while safely receiving necessary medications. Physical, occupational, restorative, and speech therapies are offered seven days a week. FVC is proud to offer VitalStimTM therapy, a highly specialized treatment to aid in recovering swallowing functions.
The prevention and treatment of pressure ulcers and wounds are another key focus of the health center team that includes a certified nurse practitioner and other members specially trained in wound management. An innovative web-based wound care assessment tool allows medical practitioners to view and monitor wound status remotely to ensure timely treatment and maximize comfort and quality of life for all residents.
Amenities offered through the Health Care Center include:
- Activities programming that promotes return to independent living and provides needed social opportunities
- Dental care, optometry, and podiatry care
- Bedside telephone service in each room
- Social services
- 24-hour nursing care
- Chaplain services
- Private and semi-private rooms
- Cable TV
- Three delicious meals per day
- Beauty salon
- Coffee/soda shop
- Short-term respite stays and physical, occupational, and speech therapy services are available
Enjoy Columbus' best attractions
Friendship Village Columbus is located in northeast Columbus, Ohio, near Westerville, and just a short drive from the John Glenn International Airport, shopping at Easton Town Center and Polaris Fashion Place, numerous world-class dining establishments, and a host of local attractions. We’re only minutes away from the Westerville Community Center, grocery stores, churches, and medical offices as well as excellent hospitals including nearby Riverside and St. Ann’s.See what else is around town
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