Skilled Nursing

Novant Health Pender Medical Center offers a Skilled Nursing Unit for when you need help with activities of daily living due to physical impairment or illness.  Some of our patients are here for short-term rehabilitation after a hospitalization.  Others here are for longer periods. 

Our unit welcomes you with a family-oriented atmosphere dedicated to meeting your physical, social, and emotional needs.  Our team members have the professional skills and caring attitude to create an environment that is pleasant, comforting and safe.  Our skilled nursing rooms are on the second floor of the hospital, providing you convenient access to our pharmacy, respiratory, physical, occupational and speech therapy services.

Services include:

  • 24-hour nursing care
  • Physical, speech and occupational therapy
  • Respiratory therapy 
  • Social services
  • Recreational therapy by certified recreational therapist

Location in Pender Memorial Hospital provides access to:

  • Pharmacy
  • Laboratory
  • Radiology Services
  • Emergency Department
  • Outpatient Orthopedic Clinic