Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation
and Assisted Living Community
2018-2019 US News Best Nursing Home Recipient
|Westgate Nursing and Rehabilitation has been awarded the US News and World Report Best Nursing Home Designation. Only 19% of all US nursing homes have earned this designation. Click the award icon to learn more about this award.
The City of Ironwood is a western gateway to the upper peninsula of Michigan. Once a mining town, this city is now known for its outdoor recreation and a rich cultural life. Yet, its quiet and hometown feel make it the perfect setting for Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community. Our community thrives in a quality culture. Thoughtful and exceptional healthcare services are provided to our residents in a safe, clean, and friendly environment. We are proud that our community serves as our residents’ home as well as a gathering place for family and friends.
Enjoy our Patio, Courtyard and Social Activities
Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community is a 62-bed residence with 18 assisted living suites. A patio and courtyard are available for our residents to enjoy the warmer months with family and friends. Activities and events are created to meet the interests, hobbies and needs of each resident, and they may include gardening, Wii video games, live entertainment, birthday celebrations, and a book club and reading activities. Shopping days and outings to community events are planned, and programs to meet the spiritual needs of our residents are also offered.
Our Community Services
Westgate Nursing, Rehabilitation and Assisted Living Community is Medicare and Medicaid certified. Our well-trained and experience staff members offer skilled nursing care and rehabilitation therapy. Our team of professionals provides comprehensive therapies which include physical, occupational, speech and respiratory therapy to help restore lost abilities, strength and function. Our services help restore the quality of life to our residents and enable them to reach the highest level of independence possible.
The Right Choice
Choosing the right nursing center can be a difficult decision for the potential resident and family. We understand the emotional process of placement and strive to help with the adjustment for both the resident and his or her family. In fact, many of our staff members have had relatives and friends choose our center because of our family atmosphere and quality nursing care services.
- Many long-term staff members
- Pleasant living environment
- Trained and dedicated staff
- Great community reputation and involvement
- Excellent location to visit
- Hospital and physician offices nearby
Our Commitment to Excellence
Our staff sets the standard for excellence in all departments and all services we provide. We believe that our goal is to create an environment which promotes independence and safety while focusing on improving the quality of life for each patient.
Excellence is measured in many ways including:
- Annual Department of Health surveys
- Many staff members who have had family and friends stay at the community for rehabilitation and extended stays
- Family, resident, and staff feedback on satisfaction and responsiveness
- The Atrium Advantage Customer Service program
- Staff members recognized for professional achievements in clinical and service excellence
- As measured by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Five-Star Rating
- Advancing Excellence