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The Heritage Shadyside
Mission, Vision, and Values
Our mission is to serve the community needs for long-term care, nursing, and rehabilitation services.
To achieve this mission, we promote outstanding care and service, maximum independence, and optimal quality of life.
Our vision is to be the premier nursing facility and a leader in long-term care services in our community.
Our values our as follows:
We value providing high quality, compassionate service.
We value promoting maximum health and independence.
We value teamwork and respect each individual.
We value fiscal responsibility and stewardship.
The Heritage Shadyside was constructed in 1987. This 145 bed facility provides skilled nursing care, acute rehabilitation, intermediate care, respite care, and hospice care. We provide therapy services by certified professionals such as physical, occupational, speech, and recreational therapists. We also have an excellent restorative therapy program staffed by nursing professionals to maintain and improve physical, cognitive, and social functioning. Our recreational therapy program provides our Residents with an activity program to meet their physical, cognitive, social, affective, and spiritual needs. We also provide our Residents with the opportunity to learn new hobbies and be active in the community by attending group outings. Respiratory services are provided but limited to 10 L oxygen requirements. We have an excellent wound care program facilitated by an experienced wound care R.N. A personal care salon is provided in house to meet all our Residents hair and nail needs. Our dietary department provides a weekly menu with a variety of options and kosher meals upon request. We also have a licensed dietician on site to provide nutritional excellence. There is also a servery opened Monday thru Friday for breakfast and lunch. A safe and secure environment is maintained by coded doors, surveillance system, and supervision by staff for our Residents. The Heritage Shadyside staffs two full time licensed social workers to meet the needs and appropriate discharge planning of our Residents. Other services offered to our Residents include a laundry room, telephone and cable service at a minimal cost, formal dining room, Resident lounges, outdoor patio, and off street free parking.