Skilled Nursing & Long-Term Rehabilitation

We offer skilled nursing care and long-term rehabilitation (in partnership with HealthPRO® Rehabilitation) at the Leavitt Family Jewish Home. Our nursing home staff prioritizes every resident’s adjustment to illness or injury and designs services to meet every patient’s individual needs. Patients’ families are also part of every comprehensive care plan, receiving support and counseling to make a smooth adjustment to care.

Skilled Nursing

We admit individuals who may need complex medical/surgical services, IV therapy, comprehensive medical rehabilitation and respiratory therapy, and patients who have been hospitalized with neurological and orthopedic conditions. People requiring short-term rehabilitation have access to our Sosin Center for Rehabilitation.

Services include:

  • 24/7 long-term skilled nursing care
  • Dietitians on-site
  • Francis B. Cohen Palliative Care Program
  • Hospice care
  • Medication management
  • Music & Memory Program
  • Occupational, physical, and speech therapy
  • Personal care and assistance with activities of daily living
  • Physician and nurse practitioner on-site
  • Social workers on-site

Rehabilitation Therapy

Our multidisciplinary team develops an individualized and comprehensive plan of care for every resident.

Occupational therapists assist patients recuperating from physical illness or injury. Therapists encourage rehabilitation through the performance of activities required in daily life such as self-care, feeding, and leisure activities.

Physical therapist treat disease, injury, or deformity using physical methods such as massage, heat treatment, and exercise. PT may be used in conjunction with drug therapy and surgery or in place of it.

Speech language pathologists work to prevent, assess, diagnose, and treat speech, language, social and cognitive communication, and swallowing disorders in children and adults.

Our therapists can help with a wide range of diagnoses and disabilities including:

  • Strokes/TIAS
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Neurologic disorders
  • Joint replacements
  • Pathological fractures
  • Arthritis
  • Chronic pain
  • Wounds
  • Amputations
  • General debility
  • Dysphagia

Amenities at the Leavitt Family Jewish Home

You can take comfort in knowing that your loved one is in good hands—we strive every day to deliver the best care to the people who matter most to you. In addition to caring for our residents’ physical needs, we understand the importance of meaningful stimulation and engagement. Amenities include:

  • 200 bed facility with 112 private rooms
  • Banking services
  • Beauty salon
  • Cable television and Wifi access
  • Coffee and gift shop
  • Michael’s Café
  • Inviting dining and social areas
  • Nutritious, kosher meals
  • Outdoor spaces with benches, walkways and gardens
  • Planned recreational activities and special events
  • Spiritual support, including rabbi on-site

For more than 100 years, our nursing home has been dedicated to offering exceptional nursing care that is delivered with skill, compassion and respect. That is why people of all faiths put their trust in the Leavitt Family Jewish Home.

Please contact us if you would like more information regarding any of our programs and services, or you’d like to take a tour of our campus community.

Rehabilitation Services at JGS Lifecare
Guided by Jewish Values. Serving All Faiths

770 Converse Street, Longmeadow, MA 01106