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Skilled Nursing Facility
805 West Cedar Street (M61)
Standish, MI 48658
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Skilled Nursing Facility

More time for healing . . .

When you or a loved one no longer needs to be hospitalized, yet cannot be cared for at home, St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital offers a "home away" from home . . . our skilled and long-term care unit.
The 29-bed facility provides residents continued nursing care and rehabilitation. The proximity to all on-site hospital services - such as the emergency department, laboratory, imaging, and nutritional services - ensures seamless, quality medical care in one location.
It is truly a unique healing-edge environment.
  • Some residents need us only briefly for short-term rehabilitation after injury or illness.
  • Others stay longer for continued care from our skilled nursing and rehabilitation services.


Resident Benefits
  • Our friendly, expert staff of physicians, providers, nurses, nursing assistants, and therapists
  • Accommodations with private and semi-private rooms that residents can "make their own" with personal items and decor
  • On-site access to St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital services, including laboratory, imaging, and emergency care
  • Foot, dental, and eye care available
  • Award-winning activities program with monthly "out of the facility" activities
  • Large screen TV in the dining area
  • Beauty/barber shop services
  • Laundry and housekeeping services
  • Outdoor park and courtyard
  • E-mail and adaptive computer
  • Cable television


Nursing Excellence
  • 24-hour skilled nursing care under the supervision of a medical director and attending physicians
  • Emergency care
  • Wound care management
  • IV and oxygen therapy
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Tracheotomy care
  • Diabetes care
  • Cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • Hospice services


Rehabilitation Services
Our facility has an extensive therapy department employing occupational, physical, and speech therapists - each one a skilled professional, who works with residents to help them lead more independent, productive and satisfying lives.
  • Physical therapy - focusing on lower body strengthening, transfer abilities, gait training, and assistive device usage
  • Occupational therapy - focusing on daily living skills, balance, and upper body strengthening
  • Speech therapy - focusing on managing swallowing deficits, developing memory and problem solving, and improving speech and language skills
  • Restorative care - for those who no longer need physical or occupational therapies but still need some assistance and re-training with daily activities
  • Recreational therapy - geared toward resident's interests and abilities, including monthly outings
  • Social worker - to assist with resident or family issues, provide counseling, referrals to other hospital or community resources, help with insurance/financial issues


Dining Program
St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital features a dining program that enhances our residents' quality of life during their stay. Each meal has a selective menu to ensure our residents have choices. Our restorative dining program assists residents in maintaining their independence.
To ensure that our residents have access to their healthy favorite foods, our registered dietitian develops delicious recipes and menus.
Insurance/Payment Options
St. Mary's of Michigan Standish Hospital - Skilled Nursing Facility is Medicare/Medicaid certified. We contract with many private insurance and hospital organizations and also accept private pay. Rates currently include daily laundry and housekeeping services, all meals, nursing care, social services and all standard activities.
Our admissions coordinators are available to assist with the admission process - working closely with local hospitals and other agencies to ensure a smooth transition into our facility and making our new residents feel welcome and at home. For admissions, please contact Kim Farrand, RN Resident Admissons/MDS Coordinator at (989) 846-3487 or email at or Lori Thibault, LBSW Social Worker at (989) 846-3441 or email at
Contact Us
We have an excellent program and are proud of our accomplishments and awards. We welcome visitors to stop by and meet our staff. If you have any questions or would like a tour of our facility, please contact Kim Farrand at (989) 846-3487 or email at or Lori Thibault at (989) 846-3441 or email at
      805 W. Cedar (M-61) | Standish, MI 48658 | (989)846-4521 | 1-844-907-8000
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