Waterview Care Center is widely recognized as the rehab leader in Queens County, New York for the high quality nursing care and rehabilitation services provided to its residents. Our experienced health care services team offers comprehensive programs that are customized to serve the needs of each resident. Our detailed programs provide our residents with the total physical, emotional, and supportive services they need to maintain their quality of life.
We are a Medicare and Medicaid certified skilled nursing facility and rehabilitation center licensed for 150 patients and residents. Upon admission, our professional staff of nurses, therapists, dietitians, and social workers will coordinate a program of services to meet our residents’ and family members’ needs. While in Waterview Care Center, an interdisciplinary team will meet to provide a personal continuum of care on a weekly basis.
Waterview Care Center is directed by a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator (LNHA) and functions under the professional supervision of personnel experienced in health care administration, registered nursing, licensed rehabilitation therapy, nutrition and social services.
Our center offers a full time professional nursing staff and skilled intermediary care for ambulatory and non-ambulatory residents, as well as physical, occupational, and speech therapy programs. We offer an excellent recreation program providing physical, intellectual, social, and spiritual stimulation to meet the individual needs of all residents. Our recreation therapists deliver an inviting array of activities designed to provide enrichment, enjoyment, and entertainment for all cognitive and physical levels. Appropriately, designated smaller group sessions are also held to meet the needs of residents that are cognitively or memory impaired.
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"Never have I met a staff as family-liked such as Waterview, thank you so much for the care and treatment you brought to my husband."
We are proud to provide intensive therapy services, including physical, occupational and speech therapies, up to seven days a week.
Waterview's staff of physical, occupational and speech therapists helps patients of all ages achieve maximum physical, social, and emotional independence through individualized care plans. We offer the following rehabilitation programs:
Our physical therapy program has been created to improve muscle function, coordination, endurance, range of motion and to assist with wound care and pain management.
Occupational therapists are available to assist individuals in overcoming and compensating for physical, memory and cognitive issues in order to better adapt socially and engage in physical activities, such as dressing, bathing, eating and grooming.
Language pathologists design treatment plans based on the individual needs of residents to improve communication, cognition and swallowing, speech, language and memory skills.
This program is designed for patients who are discharged from the hospital, but who are not yet ready to return home. Patients, families and physicians agree that Waterview offers the ideal setting and services to help you heal and get back on your feet faster. If you are seeking short-term rehabilitation following an acute illness or injury, count on us to regain your active lifestyle.
We pride ourselves on offering the most progressive treatments available. Rehabilitation services are delivered by highly trained, caring physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, nutritionists, nursing staff and physicians.
At Waterview, staff members work together to create an atmosphere that is conducive to helping patients regain their independence in the most safe and efficient manner possible and work closely with patients and their families to develop individualized treatment programs.
Our short term rehab program specializes in the following area:
Getting you back on your feet after a stroke is our top concern. The goal of our stroke rehabilitation program is to help you relearn lost skills, regain independence and improve your quality of life.
Waterview’s physical, speech and occupational therapists help patients achieve maximum physical, social, and emotional independence through individualized care plans.
Cardiac Care and Rehabilitation
The cardiac care and rehabilitation program provides individually customized rehabilitation, advanced techniques and state-of-the-art equipment to help people with heart conditions recover more quickly, improve overall well-being, and reduce the likelihood of future problems.
Waterview offers the highest level of wound care for our residents. A skilled nurse works closely with each patient to provide wound-care services, such as cleaning wounds, changing dressings, monitoring healing, managing pain and state-of-the-art therapies.
Diabetes is a serious illness and requires extensive attention and care. The comfort and well being of our residents is our top priority. Our skilled nurses offer the highest quality diabetes treatment, monitoring and management in a warm, safe and caring environment.
General Surgery Care and Rehabilitation
We provide the most specialized care, advanced treatment and state-of-the-art technologies that enable individuals to rebuild their lives and regain their health after surgery.
Oncology and Hospice Care
Oncology and hospice care our specialized medical care for people with cancer and other serious illnesses. It is focused on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness. Our goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family.
IV therapy is care for patients who need some sort of intravenous therapy, which can include blood transfusions, medications and nutrition.
Pulmonary Care and Rehabilitation
Waterview's Pulmonary Care and Rehabilitation program helps patients suffering from COPD, chronic bronchitis, emphysema, asthma, pulmonary fibrosis, and lung transplant candidates to improve their breathing ability, strengthen muscle and have more energy for everyday activities.
Amputee Care and Rehabilitation
Individuals who undergo the amputation of a limb face a challenging period of physical recovery and a range of complex psychological, emotional and social issues. Our team of rehabilitation specialists works closely with each patient to help restore strength and confidence, regain function and mobility, and live an independent life.
Post Trauma Care and Rehabilitation
Waterview offers comprehensive, multidisciplinary patient care to serve people who have sustained a traumatic injury. We provide a full range of state-of-the-art medical and rehabilitative services.
Patients requiring complex medical care can greatly benefit from a stay at Waterview. Programs are individualized and designed to help residents become more independent and improve their health. The staff at Waterview is comprised of caring, highly trained professionals who are dedicated to the health and well-being of our residents. Our Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nurse’s Aides are on the cutting edge of the medical and nursing fields.
They work together with residents and family members to meet every health care challenge, from assistance with daily living to providing special treatments such as wound care, respiratory care, pain management, intravenous therapy and post surgical recovery and rehabilitation.
Twenty-four hour nursing care also includes administration of medications, ongoing clinical assessment, monitoring changes in resident’s condition, notification to resident’s physician and family of the changes, assisting residents in their emotional, spiritual, social and rehabilitative needs with compassionate and loving service.
Respite care offers short-term, temporary relief to those who are caring for family members at home. Even though many families take great joy in providing care to their loved ones so that they can remain at home, the physical, emotional and financial consequences for the family caregiver can be overwhelming without some support. Respite provides the much needed temporary break from the often exhausting challenges faced by the family caregiver. Respite care has been shown to help sustain family caregiver and patient health and well-being.
Focused on providing patients with relief from the symptoms, pain, and stress of a serious illness.
Palliative care is specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses.The goal is to improve quality of life for both the patient and the family. At Waterview palliative care is provided by a team of doctors, nurses, and other specialists who work together to provide an extra layer of support.
"My family would like to thank you and the staff at Waterview for their hard work and support given to my mother during her rehab stint."
Waterview offers a full range of comforts and conveniences. Some of the amenities and convenient services include:
A wide range of activities, entertainers, painting classes, pet therapy, exercise sessions, trips and celebrations are available to residents throughout the week.
Accommodations are clean, attractive, and pleasant. Our rooms are equipped with Cable TV, telephone and electric bed.
Social workers work with residents and family members even before they arrive and throughout their stay. They help plan discharges, serve as advocates, encourage and motivate residents, assist families, develop individualized care plans, ensure that residents are comfortable and secure and help prepare Medicaid applications.
Our dining staff prepares wholesome, healthy meals for our residents. The menus are designed for each resident by our registered dietitian, prepared by our chef. Meals are served in a comfortable dining facility.
"Thank you so much for all the hard work you always do. We are so grateful that our father is now living at Waterview. He already looks and feels better and put on a few pounds. Thank you again!"
Please join us for a complimentary day at the center so you can see everything we have to offer and how we can meet the needs of your loved one, or please call us for a tour and enjoy a delicious meal with us.
119-15 27th Avenue | Flushing, NY 11354
Phone: 718-461-5000 | Fax: 718-709-4323