Southwestern Nursing Care Center

General Information call 412-466-0600


NURSING SERVICES

Why Choose Us? The Right Fit

YOUR CARE, OUR PRIORITY

At Southwestern, Nursing and Health Care Services are provided twenty-four hours a day, seven days a week at the Nursing Care Center of the campus.  We are committed to our community by providing advanced medical care and services for individuals in need of post-acute care after a hospital stay, recovery from onset of illness or injury, surgical recovery or for those in need of care related to chronic disease management.

Short-stay and long term Nursing and Health Care Services are available for individuals need of, but not limited to:

  • • Pre and Post Operative Rehabilitation
  • • Joint Replacement and Orthopedic Recovery
  • • Neurological Care and Stroke Rehabilitation
  • • Cancer and Palliative Medical Care
  • • Diabetes Management
  • • Pulmonary Care
  • • Cardiac Wellness
  • • Wound Care

Our team will focus on you, your family and your caregivers to establish individual goals at time of admission while performing avoidable hospital re-admission measures during your stay.  Education and assistance with advanced care planning will be presented.  Discharge education, resource coordination and follow-up support will be coordinated prior to transitioning home or to a lower level of care.  After discharge, we will share your success with your physician and evaluate your satisfaction with your stay.

Admissions accepted 24/7.  The 24 hour inquiry/admission line is 412-605-4144.


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Nursing Care Center Services


MEAL PLAN

Nutritional menu designed by dietician to ensure a healthy diet.

THERAPIES

Comprehensive rehabilitation program including physical, occupational, and speech therapy services.

ON-SITE CONVENIENCE

Convenient access to outside courtyard, beauty salon, multi-specialty physician services, physical & occupational therapy, and our Courtyard Restaurant.

24/7 NURSING

We provide round-the-clock care assistance such as IV medication management, post surgery recovery, catheter and tube care, and 24-hour nursing.

INTEGRATED SERVICES

As part of Southwestern's Continuum of Care, the Southwestern Nursing Care Center is committed to our community by providing advanced medical care and services.

MOBILITY ASSISTANCE

Southwestern Nursing Care Center is ADA compliant.

ACTIVITIES

Residents are encouraged to participate in recreational therapy activities.

POST SURGICAL CARE

Our qualified staff oversees recovery needs from onset of illness or injury, or post-surgical recovery.


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Insurance

Medicare, Medicad, private pay and most insurances accepted. Please call us and ask if we participate with your insurance at (412) 605 4144.


Our Team

Our team will focus on you, your family and your caregivers with individual goals, education and resource coordination.


Comprehensive Medical-Related Services Include:

Comprehensive rehabilitation program including physical, occupational and speech therapy services • IV medications • IV dobutamine for perfusion only • TPN • Wound care • Tracheostomy care • Respite services available • Hospice services available • Medicare • Medicaid • Private Pay • Many insurance contracts accepted • Post surgical recovery/cardiac • Enteral nutrition: NG (including dobhoff), G tube and J tube • Chest tubes • Life vests • Pleur X • Catheters • House physician available in building weekdays • Assisted personal care • COMING SOON - Peritoneal Dialysis


Personal Services

On a personal level, we provide hands-on assistance to those who require it: Daily meals and nutrition services • Dressing and grooming • Bathing • Hands-on assistance with meals