Skilled Nursing

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Long Term Skilled Nursing at Shipley Living

Our skilled nursing residences are designed for those who need a short-term home with concentrated medical services while recovering from surgery or illness, or those who need long-term, round-the-clock nursing for chronic conditions. Shipley Living residents can conveniently transition to skilled nursing whenever it’s needed. Of course, we always welcome direct entries into our skilled nursing residences from the Wilmington community at large too.

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Our Healthcare Team

Unmatched experience, the highest standards of performance, and a steadfast commitment to personalized care are the hallmarks of the dedicated team of healthcare professionals at Shipley Living.

Our licensed and registered nurses and highly trained support staff are here 24/7 to provide the loving care your loved ones need to enjoy the highest possible quality of life.

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Our Treatment Plans

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Post-Surgical
Care

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Medication
Management

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Pain
Management

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Wound
Care

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Oxygen
Therapy

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Continence
Care

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Catheter
Care

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Colostomy
Care

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Cardiac
Care

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CVA / Stroke
Care

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Infectious Disease
Care

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Joint Replacement /
Fracture Care

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IV Therapy / TPN / Antibiotic Management

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Aging in Place With Loving Care

Every skilled nursing suite at Shipley Living features a private bathroom, individual temperature control, and a call bell system. Skilled nursing residents have access to our inviting common areas around the community, including our outdoor patio, enclosed courtyards, and beautiful gardens—all wonderful places to gather with family and friends


Premier Amenities in a Place That Feels Like Home

At Shipley Living, loving care is at the heart of every aspect of our community, including our array of premier amenities.

  • Three delicious meals a day + snacks
  • Social, educational, spiritual and recreational programs
  • On-site salon (additional fee)
  • WanderGuard™ monitoring system
  • Telephone and TV connections in each room (service is an additional fee)
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Personalized Services, Delivered with Loving Care

At Shipley Living, loving care is at the heart of it all! We deliver our services with a gracious hospitality that ensures every interaction with you and your loved one is meaningful and memorable.

  • 24-hour skilled nursing care (RN, LPN & CNA)
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Scheduled care plan conferences
  • Respite stays
  • Restorative care
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapies available on-site
  • Medical director available
  • Hospice Services
  • Pharmacy, X-ray and Lab services
  • Podiatry and dentist available
  • Pet therapy
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Fresh towel and linen service
  • Personal laundry service (additional fee)
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Frequently Asked Questions

A skilled nursing facility within a senior living community provides 24-hour licensed nursing care. This area primarily provides long-term care for those who need medical or nursing care and is ideal for those with chronic medical conditions or disabilities, those in chronic pain, or those who require round-the-clock care and supervision by licensed skilled nursing professionals.

The skilled nursing area of a senior living community is not like a hospital. Many people utilize this area of care after a hospital stay. This area of the community provides advanced levels of on-going long-term care, the suites and spaces are designed to be warm and comfortable and reflect a home-like environment.

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Residents and Their Families Love Shipley Living

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Have Questions About Skilled Nursing at Shipley Living?

We’d love to hear from you! Just reach out to our expert team and we’ll be happy to help you in any way we can.

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