After surgery, illness or a hospital stay, the road to recovery begins at our skilled nursing center in Essex, CT. That gentle road is paved with physical and emotional support you’d expect from a highly rated health center. Our highly trained, attentive skilled nursing associates deliver quality care and compassion to every resident, every day.

Our Health Center has a registered nurse and licensed nurses on staff 24/7. Our associates undergo a rigorous screening process to ensure they have the experience, training and personal qualities we believe are essential in a caregiver.

Priority access to our skilled nursing facility are reserved for Essex Meadows residents. We also serve the general public when space allows, with no entrance fee required. Private payment and traditional Medicare are accepted.

Our services include:

  • Post-hospital, post-surgery or complex round-the-clock nursing care
  • Individualized care in a homelike setting

Our community amenities include:

  • Laundry and housekeeping services
  • Fine dining with chef-prepared meals in our dining room or in-room dining
  • Cable TV, phone service and complimentary Wi-Fi

We’re proud of our Health Center’s 5-star rating, awarded by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services. It means we exceed standards in areas like staffing and quality measures. Our Health Center is also recognized repeatedly as one of the nation’s Best Nursing Homes by U.S. News & World Report.

Because quality care matters.

Learn more about our skilled nursing services available at Essex Meadows. Simply fill out our Contact Us form or call us at (866) 721-4838.

Frequently asked questions

A: Skilled nursing residents at our Health Center receive licensed, comprehensive, round-the-clock care that can include any of these services:

  • IV therapy
  • Post-surgical care
  • Wound care
  • Nutrition management
  • Other support services

A: Yes! We’re often a more affordable option for short- and long-term care than other alternatives. We accept private payment and traditional Medicare.