Short-term rehab and long-term skilled nursing care.
The Gardens at Camp Hill for Nursing and Rehabilitation is a skilled nursing facility located in Camp Hill, Pennsylvania, near Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital and just 20 minutes from Hershey. Our center offers short-term rehabilitation, including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy as well as long-term care services.
Hospice and End-of-Life Care
Physician or physician extender on site daily
Specialty Doctor Visits
Sunroom for residents and families
Spacious front porch
Capital Blue Cross
My mom always says the people are so nice here. She always likes the meals. They are very much like the meals she has at home.
Throughout her stay here, the entire staff have been remarkable: caring, friendly, skilled and made you feel welcome! From aides to nurses, and especially the whole therapy staff, it has been as good an experience as you could ever hope for. It is truly a ‘WOW’ feeling. Thank you!
A very special thanks to the The Gardens at
Camp Hill for being like family to my mother for the final year and a half of her life. My mom’s last words were to a CNA, “Bella”, which means
“beautiful” in Italian. They were and still are like family to me! Thank you!
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Congressman Scott Perry Visits The Gardens at Camp Hill
Pennsylvania nursing home, The Gardens at Camp Hill recently welcomed Congressman Scott Perry to its facility to meet with residents and staff.
Congressman Perry held one-on-one listening sessions with residents and staff and participated in a tour of the facility and campus. The congressman was also joined by a staffer, Ceason, who brought along Jive, her therapy dog to interact with the residents.
The visit wasn’t all play though, “Our staff had an informative discussion with the Congressman on a variety of pertinent healthcare-related topics,” said Gabe Sebbag, addin...
Resident and staff, created a garden from scratch in which the residents assist in taking care of. They are proud of the tomatoes and peppers that have already produced, and are looking forward to making many more. #GardensatCapHill #BestStaff #Garden #Healthy #Tomatoes #Peppers #Salad #Tasty #Yummy #Food #Outdoors #Summer #Sun #Fun ... See MoreSee Less
Have a safe and Happy 4th of July and Independence Day from all of us here at The Gardens at Camp Hill to all of you at home. #TheGardensatCampHill #BestStaff #IndependanceDay #4thofjuly #USA #America #Murica #LandofTheFree #HomeofTheBrave #Summer #Family #Fireworks #StaySafe ... See MoreSee Less
Happy Fathers Day from all of us here at The Gardens at Camp Hill to all the amazing dads out there. #FathersDay #BestDad #Dad #blessed #GardensatCampHill #beststaff #summer #sundayfunday ... See MoreSee Less
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