Located in the beautiful, serene village of Moravia in Central New York, Northwoods Rehabilitation and Nursing Center offers a full array of rehabilitation and long term care services. Conveniently located between Cortland, Auburn, and Ithaca, we are a small, 40-bed facility allowing us to provide the care you expect with the individualized attention you deserve.

Choosing the right rehabilitation and nursing center for yourself or a loved one is an important step in the care and recovery from illness or injury. Of paramount importance is individualized care by an interdisciplinary team of professionals with your well-being at the center of everything they do. It is easy to feel lost in a large, institutional-like facility. At Northwoods, whether you’re looking for a short-term rehabilitation stay or long term care, we offer a full line of nursing and rehabilitative services in a small, home-like setting.

Rehabilitation Services:

Northwoods offers comprehensive rehabilitation services seven days a week, including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. These services are designed to help individuals recover from an illness, injury, or recent surgery that may have interrupted their lives. We customize each person’s plan of care to help them achieve and maintain their highest practicable level of functioning and maintain their dignity and independence.

Our rehabilitation department provides individualized services for a wide variety of conditions including, but not limited to:

  • Hip/joint replacement
  • Amputation recovery
  • Neuromuscular disorders
  • Fracture care
  • Stroke recovery
  • Orthopedic surgery

Our team of clinical nurses including LPN’s and RN’s provide round the clock assessments and nursing care under the direction of our Medical Director and Attending Physicians. As an integral part of our interdisciplinary team, their services include, but are not limited to:

  • Medication management
  • IV therapy
  • Trache care and management
  • Wound care
  • Diabetes management
  • Assistance with activities of daily living including bathing, grooming, and feeding

Dietary and Nutrition Support:

The right diet and nutrition is essential in maintaining a healthy lifestyle and recovery from illness or injury. Under the direction of our Food Service Director and guidance of our nutritionist, speech therapists, and physicians, each individual is assessed and prepared delicious, home-like, meals and snacks that best meet their nutritional needs and functional status.

Recreational Activities:

Our recreation and activities department is more than just evening Bingo. We offer a variety of activities designed to engage and stimulate our residents. The goal of our programs is to rejuvenate the minds and spirits of all our residents, improving their quality of life and aiding in their recovery. Programs are tailored to individuals’ past experiences and interests and can assist in the management of anxiety and other disorders, such as dementia.