Founded in 1940 by Gladys Bownes, Barnwell’s staff strives to continue Gladys’ vision of excellent nursing care coupled with the notion that a stay in a nursing home, for either long term care or short term rehabilitation, should be an experience filled with caring and respect for the dignity of the individual.
Barnwell Nursing & Rehabilitation Center is an easy and short commute from the Albany or Hudson areas. Located in Northern Columbia county on NYS Route 9 on the East side of the Hudson River.
Barnwell Nursing and Rehabilitation Center offers outstanding care in a tranquil, park-like setting. Maximizing the quality of life for each of our residents is the cornerstone of our care. Providing personalized services while encouraging individuality, dignity and privacy is the key to our success as an exemplary facility. Our facility boasts cozy and inviting family visiting areas, a warm and friendly dining space and beautifully landscaped grounds equipped with refreshing patios.
Residents, staff and visitors enjoy our unique and beautiful outdoor environment for family visits, reading or activities. Our state-of-the-art facility offers the finest quality resident care in a warm and intimate atmosphere.
Cultivating a sense of belonging is an important step toward a full and fast recovery and long-term happiness.
We make a difference in people’s lives!
Shore View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is proud to provide outstanding progressive short-term rehabilitation and compassionate long-term care. Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nurse’s Aides are scheduled 24 hours a day, providing superior skilled nursing care around the clock for all of our patients.
Our talented and outstanding skilled nursing staff coordinates the individualized care plans for each patient and focuses on enabling individuals to acquire or relearn skills they need to return home as quickly and independently as possible. At Shore View, we are committed to promoting wellness and optimum quality of life for all patients under our care, in both our short-term rehabilitation and long-term care programs. The healthcare team at Shore View strives to restore each individual to an optimum level of function, while stressing independence and adaptability throughout his or her stay.
At Barnwell Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, we make a difference in people’s lives. Our Rehabilitation Department is dedicated to helping residents achieve a maximum level of function through excellent, expert hands-on care. We provide progressive short term rehabilitation and compassionate long term care. Barnwells unique approach to rehabilitative care that enhances resident quality of life by implementing individualized care plans that address the total physical, emotional and spiritual needs of the individual. Our skilled and dedicated rehabilitation team uses state-of-the-art equipment in a warm, loving and motivational environment. Newly renovated gyms are equipped with all of the necessary tools for a thorough and comprehensive rehabilitation, including a fully simulated home setting to reintegrate you back to your home.
Physical Therapy addresses physical dysfunction and/or pain, such as the ability to walk again after illness through the use of therapeutic exercise, modalities, balance and gait training activities. Occupational Therapy is geared toward improving functional and self-care skills called Activities of Daily Living (ADLs), including feeding, dressing and grooming through the use of techniques to improve fine motor control, coordination, perception and cognitive skills. Our speech/language pathologists work on the communication and swallowing needs of our residents by providing speech, language, oral and pharyngeal sensorimotor training. Restorative Nursing aims to maximize the resident's level of function and minimize decline by encouraging positive decision-making, participation in daily self-care activities and promoting safe physical activity. Our restorative care nursing assistants reinforce the training residents receive from physical, speech and respiratory therapy..
The Rehabilitation Department at Barnwell provides cutting-edge Physical, Occupational and Speech/Language Therapy, and Restorative Nursing programs to residents upon medical approval by their physicians. Programs offered include intensive short-term rehabilitation programs available 6 days per week, long-term restorative and maintenance services, nursing group exercises and self-reliant feeding training and ambulation programs.
The members of your healthcare team believe education is a core principle of your recovery. The healthcare team at Barnwell strives to restore each individual to an optimum level of function, while stressing independence and adaptability throughout his or her stay. The primary goal of this program is to educate both the resident and family through the recovery and rehabilitation process while you are at Barnwell.
We believe it is the right of the resident and family to understand the different facets of your care.
The Barnwell team understands that individual residents have individual needs; therefore your care will be conveyed in a manner that is appropriate for each resident’s language, culture, emotional barriers, sensory impairment, and religious needs.
For additional information on Services & Care available at Barnwell Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, please contact us at (518) 758-6222