Located at Carolinas HealthCare System Union, part of Carolinas HealthCare System, Jesse Helms Nursing Center offers world-class care from trained clinicians in a home-like setting.
Our family-style dining experience provides residents the opportunity to socialize with family members and friends, both old and new. We focus on personalized skilled nursing and rehabilitative care with the goal of enabling residents to lead a healthier life. We are committed to enhancing the quality of life and well-being of all our residents.
At Jesse Helms Nursing Center, you’ll find a warm, healing environment, lively activities and a caring, experienced staff.
Additionally, our care settings and technology are all state-of-the-art and our trained clinicians provide 24-hour care.
Jesse Helms Nursing Center provides short-term nursing and therapy for individuals recovering from surgery, illness or accident. Short-term programs help residents achieve their maximum functional capacity and return to their homes and communities in the shortest time possible.
To achieve this goal, residents may receive physical, occupational and speech therapy from compassionate, skilled therapists. Therapists are part of a comprehensive care team that includes physicians, nurses, social workers, nutritionists and others who work with the resident and family members to develop an individualized plan of care and goals for each patient.
Our long-term care services are designed for individuals who can no longer be cared for at home or in an assisted living facility. Long-term care services can include:
We believe in quality care, compassion and enhancing the lives of every individual.
Residents needing end-of-life care deserve to be treated with dignity, respect and compassion. We deliver care that is focused on the resident's and family's preference. End-of-life care addresses undesirable symptoms, emotional, spiritual and personal suffering of the patient as well as grieving. This includes hospice and palliative care services.
Our care settings and technology are all state-of-the-art and our trained clinicians provide 24-hour care.