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For over 100 years, Washington County Hospital and Clinics has been providing healthcare services to Washington County and surrounding community residents.

Skilled Nursing Care

It's time to begin your journey home. Whether you require hospitalization or surgery, the Washington County Hospital and Clinics has the staff and facilities for you. WCHC will provide you skilled care in a safe, comfortable, and respectful environment. We offer specialized medical and rehabilitative services that meet the individualized needs of our patients for a wide variety of conditions. Click to download the Skilled Care Patient Information packet.


Our interdisciplinary team of hospitalists, physicians, nurses and healthcare professionals work closely with each patient to ensure they reach their maximum potential for independent living. Our goal is to provide you with excellent care while working towards a smooth and safe transition to home. Our coordinated, interdisciplinary team is made up of:

  • Hospitalist
  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Case Managers
  • Physical Therapists
  • Occupational Therapists
  • Speech Therapists
  • Respiratory Therapists
  • Pharmacists
  • Dieticians

Outstanding Amenities

At Washington County Hospital and Clinics, we understand that the smallest details can make the biggest difference in your recovery. Our amenities include:

  • Private rooms featuring a day bed, and large windows with views of our beautiful landscaped exterior
  • Large private bathroom
  • Indoor and outdoor family gathering areas
  • In-room cable television access
  • Wi-Fi
  • Activities and recreation
  • 3 daily meals with a bedtime snack
  • Local phone calls
  • On-call Chaplain


For skilled care to initiate, you must have been hospitalized for 3 nights under an acute level of care. Reasons you may qualify for skilled care may include, but are not limited to:

  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Speech Therapy
  • IV Antibiotics/infusions more than once a day

WCHC Skilled Care also provides:

  • 24 hour nursing care under the supervision of a registered nurse
  • Medications and treatments administered as prescribed by your physician
  • Individualized case management for all patients
  • Rehabilitation services- physical, occupational, speech, respiratory, and pharmaceutical therapies
  • Chronic Disease Education
  • Social Services and spiritual services
  • Additional services WCHC provides such as:

    • Laboratory
    • Imaging
    • Emergency Department
    • Specialty Clinics

Hospital Contact Information

Location: Hospital - Entrance #1
Open Hours: 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
Phone: 319-863-3925

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