WHAT ARE THE BEST NURSING HOMES WITHIN 50 MILES OF WYTHEVILLE, VIRGINIA?

The answer is provided by a new “5 star” rating system provided by Medicare. When using the Medicare site…select “Find and Compare Nursing Homes”.…then select “Find Nursing Homes within certain distance” of a zip code or identified city.

The nursing homes receiving the highest ratings include:

Westwood Center (Bluefield, VA)

Highland Ridge Rehabilitation Center (Dublin, VA)

Glenwood Park (Princeton, WV)

Radford Nursing and Rehabilitation (Radford, VA)

Heritage Hall – Laurel Meadows (Laurel Fork, VA)

The nursing homes receiving some of the worst ratings include:

Carrington Place at Wytheville – Birdmont Center

Bland County Nursing and Rehabilitation (Bastion, VA)

Golden Living Center – Blue Ridge (Galax, VA)

Maples Nursing Home (Bluefield, WV)

Grayson Nursing and Rehabilitation Center (Independence, VA)

Francis Marion Manor (Marion, VA)

Heritage Hall – Tazewell

My Take: Be an informed consumer of health care and do your loved one a favor….check out the nursing home BEFORE you decide what is best for a family member.

Dan Frith

Dan Frith

Dan Frith has over 25 years of experience representing individuals and families in cases of medical malpractice throughout Virginia. He has been named "Best Medical Malpractice Attorney" by Roanoker Magazine and is a member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. To speak with Dan, contact him by email at dfrith@frithlawfirm.com.