Compassionate Nursing Care

Our patients are the center of our big family. Each and every patient at Cherry Ridge Skilled Nursing Facility receives the highest level of nursing care performed by licensed nurses and certified nursing aides 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Upon admission and throughout their stay, individualized care plans are developed and implemented to promote the best outcomes for our patients.

Our Services


Cherry Ridge Skilled Nursing Facility offers comprehensive health care services to our residents as a nursing and rehabilitation facility, for both short term and long term care patients. We offer a variety of personal services and amenities that assist our residents in achieving their individualized goals.

"Our residents direct the care that we provide… Our commitment is to understand their needs, provide services, and perform tasks that allow them to achieve their best potential."

– Kathy Bowers, Cherry Ridge Facility Administrator


Cherry Ridge Skilled Nursing Facility offers in-house rehabilitative services including physical, occupational, and speech therapy to meet the individual goals of each patient. Whether your goals are short term rehabilitation or you plan to make Cherry Ridge your long term home, our team of therapy professionals can help.  

Physical Therapy


Cherry Ridge’s Physical Therapists work to design individualized plans to address each patient’s unique needs and apply treatment techniques to prevent injury, alleviate pain, improve mobility, and enhance overall independence.

Treatment regimens may include:

  • Balance and gaiting training
  • Strength and endurance exercises
  • Joint and soft tissue mobilization
  • Compensatory techniques
  • Muscle re-education

Occupational Therapy


Cherry Ridge’s occupational therapists assist patients in gaining the skills necessary for independence in their social and physical environments.

Occupational Therapists implement holistic, person-centered treatment approaches to improve self-care skills, enhance communication, increase functional endurance, and promote independence with activities of daily living.

Clinical techniques may include:

  • Gross motor and fine motor coordination activities
  • Self-care training (dressing, bathing, toileting, grooming, and eating)
  • Strength and endurance exercises
  • Neuromuscular re-education
  • Sensorimotor treatments
  • Splint fabrication and modification
  • Cognitive processing

Speech Therapy


Our team of Speech-Language Pathologists identify each individual’s needs and design treatment plans to restore and improve communication, swallowing deficits, and cognition.

These customized care plans may include:

  • Verbal and non-verbal communication training
  • Oral motor exercises
  • Memory and recall activities
  • Cognition and reasoning techniques
  • VitalStim Therapy

Personal Services


  • Routine Physician Visits
  • 24 Hour Licensed Nursing Care
  • Nutritional Program with Planned Meals
  • Therapeutic Diet and Monitoring
  • Medication Management
  • Wheelchair Accessible Van
  • Transportation
  • Behavioral Health Services
  • Music and Memory Program
  • Nursing Rehabilitation Program
  • Engaging Activity Program
  • Resident Advocate Accessibility
  • Care Plan Coordination
  • Discharge Planning Program
  • Special Care Locked Unit

Additional Services


  • Coffee, Hydration and Snacks Provided
  • Virtual Visitation for Healthcare and Social Needs
  • Weekly Personal Shopper Convenience
  • Beauty and Barber Services
  • Daily Housekeeping Service
  • On-Site Laundry Service



  • Comfortable Dining Room and Rehabilitation Dining Room
  • Small Private, Large Private or Semi-Private Rooms
  • Spacious Day Rooms
  • Inviting Front Porch
  • In-room Bath or Shower, Whirlpool Bath, or Shower Areas
  • Television with Selected Channels
  • Wi-Fi Availability
  • Computer and iPad Access
  • Maintenance Service
  • Key Pad Security System

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