Care Close to Home
Effingham Health System’s 105-bed Skilled Care Center provides the highest possible quality of life for our residents. We are the only nursing home in Georgia to receive the Gold Quality Award—the highest recognition granted by the American Health Care Association (AHCA). The Skilled Care Center has also received five stars, the highest overall quality rating, from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
As a nationally recognized, award-winning long-term care facility, Effingham Care Center offers outstanding service to assure a safe, quality environment for your loved one.
The Care Center at Effingham Health System offers on-site, life-saving emergency medicine and convenient access to a variety of outpatient services, including rehabilitative therapies and laboratory and diagnostic imaging. Even advanced and more complex surgeries may be performed closer to home with Effingham Health System’s resources.
We also have a dedicated Special Care Unit for those living with Alzheimer’s and other diseases that require 24-hour skilled and compassionate care. We promote a high quality of life through supervised activities, social gathering opportunities, and personal care services. Patients are nurtured through personal attention and delicious and nutritious meals made to please all tastes.
Awards and Recognition
Effingham Health System’s Skilled Care Center has received the following recognition:
- Five-star rating, CMS
- “Excellence in Action Award,” National Research Corporation, 2016
- Gold Award, AHCA, 2015
- Silver Award, AHCA, 2010
- Bronze Award, AHCA, 2008
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