At Kit Carson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, we believe in taking care of both physical and spiritual well-being of residents. We provide complete services and total team approach to achieve a higher quality of care. Our specialized services and resources for short-term rehabilitation, long-term skilled nursing care, and Hospice care include the following:

Skilled Nursing

  1. RN staff available 24 hours a day, under the guidance of our Director of Nursing
  2. Support Staff comprised of staff LVNs, Certified Nursing Assistants
  3. Pharmacy services
  4. Sub-acute & Outpatient Service (Part B)
  5. Wound Care
  6. Wound Vacuum
  7. Wound Management
  8. Restorative Nursing Care
  9. Respiratory Therapy
  10. Nursing Maintenance Program
  11. Trachea & Ventilator Care
  12. IV Therapy
  13. Pain Management
  14. Private Physician Welcome, if referred
  15. Post Hospital & Post-Surgical Care
  16. Therapeutic & Specialized Diets
  17. Medication Administration & IV Services                                                
  18. Diabetic Management
  19. Long-term custodial care                                                                             
  20. Individualized care plans
  21. General rehabilitation due to weakness or physical decline         
  22. Case Management                         
  23. Terminal illness care/Hospice
  24. Respite Care                                                                                                     
  25. Stroke Recovery

Rehab Services

  1. Physical Therapy
  2. Occupational Therapy
  3. Speech & Language Pathology
  4. Ortho
  5. Topaz
  6. 24/7 Respiratory Therapy/Services
  7. Rehab Programs (Stroke, hip and knee replacement)

Specialty Services & Amenities

  1. Short or Long Term Stays
  2. Coordination for physician services
  3. Innovative activity programs developed and directed by an experienced activity staff
  4. Social Services staff to coordinate family support, ongoing staff training and referrals for residents and families
  5. Specialized dietary services, complete with three balanced nutritious meals a day
  6. Barber and beautician services
  7. Podiatry/Dental/Vision Services
  8. Semiprivate room and Private Room (conversion to private room is possible) & HDTV Cable programming
  9. Hospice Care
  10. Beautician
  11. Personal Laundry Services
  12. Activities Program
  13. Social Services
  14. Assistance with Medical Application
  15. Religious Programs
  16. 3 Balanced Meals a Day
  17. Total Parental Nutrition
  18. Regular, Special and Therapeutic Diets
  19. Admission 24 Hours a Day
  20. Housekeeping