The Avalon Health Center at StoneRidge offers an intimate, healing environment for older adults who require post-acute care and rehabilitation, or long-term care for a chronic condition in a skilled nursing community.
Our intimate size (40 residents) and high staff-to-resident ratio allow us to provide the personalized care and attention you or your loved one deserve. Staff members get to know each resident and treat them like they are their own loved one. Residents at Avalon do better when they know who is providing their care. We do our best to make them feel part of our family.
We’re proud that our skilled nursing neighborhood in Mystic, CT has earned a 5-Star rating — the very best —from the CMS. Only the top 10% of nursing homes in Connecticut receive a 5-Star rating. U.S. News & World Report has also named Avalon Health Center one of the best skilled nursing homes in the country.
If you’re looking for nursing homes in Mystic, CT, our staff of RNs, LPNs, CNAs and therapists can provide the personalized, high-quality care you or a loved one deserve.
Our services and amenities include:
- Private and semiprivate suites
- Housekeeping and laundry services
- Chef-prepared meals, including therapeutic-dietary programs, served on china with table linens
- Outdoor sitting areas
- Registered nurse on duty 24/7
- Medication management
- Personalized care plans
- Social, cultural, recreational and spiritual activities
Avalon Health Center is Medicare-certified and will work with you to optimize individual Medicare and long-term care insurance coverage.
Skilled Nursing Frequently Asked Questions
Skilled nursing is for seniors who need more care than assisted living or independent living provide but who don’t need to be hospitalized or require memory care. They may be recently discharged from the hospital and need post-acute care to regain their strength and function. Or they may need long-term care for a chronic condition. At StoneRidge, we provide around-the-clock skilled nursing care on-site at our top-rated Avalon Health Center. We also offer social and recreational activities geared to resident interests, along with a variety of wellness and exercise programs.
Yes, Avalon Health Center is about 10 miles from Lawrence + Memorial Hospital, 8 miles from Westerly Hospital and less than 17 miles from William Backus Hospital. In addition, the new Hartford HealthCare HealthCenter is just across the street from StoneRidge and offers primary care, along with a wide range of health services and specialists.
Yes, we accept seniors who already live in our community, as well as nonresidents living elsewhere who desire an exceptional setting for superlative skilled care.