Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Skilled Care Unit has been named among the “America’s Best Nursing Homes” to the 2022-2023 US News and World Report Best Nursing Homes list with an overall 5 star rating.

“Our consistently elite ratings for our Skilled Care Unit demonstrates our commitment to providing safe, compassionate and high quality care to all of our residents. This recognition reflects the dedication and care that our hardworking staff put forth daily. We want every resident and their family members to feel confident knowing that these rankings reflect that they are receiving exceptional care in our Skilled Care Unit.” stated Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Chief Executive Officer, Katherine Bunting-Williams, Ph.D., LNHA.

The Skilled Care Unit at Fairfield Memorial Hospital provides short-term skilled care nursing and services to those who require medical care, nursing care, and/or rehabilitation services. Under the direction of the patient’s physician, the FMH Skilled Care Unit provides: 24-hour pharmacy services, physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech therapy, respiratory therapy, skilled nursing services, medication, blood transfusion, wound care, discharge planning, and daily activities.

Skilled Care Unit Director, Mariah Minor RN, reflects on receiving the honor, “our Skilled Care Unit understands the meaning of teamwork. They go above and beyond to raise resident morale. Our employees work diligently to create a positive and uplifting environment for our residents. Receiving this honor validates the hard work and devotion our Skilled Care Unit employees strive for on a day to day basis. I’m proud and honored to share this high honor of recognition with my staff.”

Pictured are some of the many wonderful employees who provide outstanding care on Fairfield Memorial Hospital’s Skilled Care Unit.