Waddell Nursing and Rehab Center

Waddell Nursing and Rehab Center has offered exceptional care to the community of Galax, Virginia since 1965. Galax is home to the Annual Old Fiddler’s Convention, the world’s largest and oldest of its kind, and the Blue Ridge Parkway, one of the most visited sections of the National Park Service. Having these nearby amenities helps support our goal of providing our patients with opportunities for meaningful social connections. We are located next to Route 53, making visits from family and friends an easy trip.

Explore Our Senior Care Services

Waddell Nursing and Rehab provides short-term rehabilitation, long-term skilled nursing care, and respite care. We offer specialized programs and individualized care plans designed to achieve the best outcomes for you or your loved one. That’s why all our senior care services focus on working with patients to find the treatment to best meets their needs. If you’re looking for nursing and rehabilitation in Galax, our team provides 24/7 service to ensure you or your loved one returns home as quickly and safely as possible. But the support doesn’t stop there. Our nursing home facilities include transitional care and discharge planning, so you have the maintain your healthy lifestyle at home.

Learn What Makes Waddell Nursing and Rehab Special

We provide expert senior care services in a compassionate environment. Whether you’re in need of long-term care or rehabilitation from surgery, our team is dedicated to helping you reach the highest level of wellness possible. Give us a call today and figure out what makes Waddell one of the best senior rehab centers in Virginia. Schedule a tour with us to experience the difference meaningful care can make today. 

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2020 AHCA Award

Our facility proudly holds an award from the American Health Care Association (AHCA) as part of the 2020 Quality Initiative Recognition Program. This recognition is for one or more of the following goals: Safely reduced long-stay and short-stay hospitalizations;​ improved long-stay or short-stay satisfaction; safely reduced the use of antipsychotic medications, or improved short-stay functional improvement or long-stay worsening mobility.

Learn more about this important program by visiting AHCA’s website at ahcancal.org.

 

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WADDELL NURSING AND REHAB CENTER 202 Painter Street Galax, VA 24333 Tel 276-236-5164

Pre-registration Program

Saber Healthcare Group® is excited to offer a Pre-registration Program that allows you to plan for your rehabilitation prior to your surgery. Our specialized programs are designed to enhance the lives of our patients. To help make the transition from the hospital to rehabilitation easier, we are encouraging anyone having an elective surgery to call or make a reservation.

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Community News/Events

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Let’s Appreciate our Nursing Assistants

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Local Group Helps Sew and Deliver Mask Mates

Local Group Helps Sew and Deliver Mask Mates

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The Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) generously sewed and donated mask mates to all 117 Saber Healthcare facilities. We took the...
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How to Make Your Own DIY Face Mask

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Breaking Ground on a New Health & Rehabilitation Center in Virginia

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Mar. 16th, 2020
Local officials joined Saber Healthcare Group and its nearby Falls Run Nursing and Rehabilitation Center to break ground on Saber’s new...
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Pets and Seniors Open House

Pets and Seniors Open House

Date: Mar. 5th, 2020
Time: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
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Annual Soup Sale at Old Forge Manor

Annual Soup Sale at Old Forge Manor

Date: Feb. 21st, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
We are holding our annual soup sale at Old Forge Manor on February 21 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
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Blood Drive at Hillsville Health and Rehab

Blood Drive at Hillsville Health and Rehab

Date: Mar. 14th, 2020
Time: 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
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Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna & Coventry
  • Aetna Better Health CCC Plus
  • Anthem Healthkeepers CCC Plus
  • Anthem MCR & Commercial
  • Anthem Part B MCR & Commercial
  • CHAMPVA
  • Cigna
  • Enterprise (Outpatient)
  • Hospice
  • Humana MCR & Commercial
  • Magellan Complete Care CCC Plus
  • Optima CCC Plus
  • Optima Commercial
  • Oxygen
  • Pharmacy
  • Transportation
  • TRICARE
  • Tricare for Life
  • UHC CCC + Medallion
  • UHC MCR & Commercial
  • VA Premier CCC Plus
  • VA Premier Medicare Adv