• Branford Hills Health Care Center

    189 Alps Rd, Branford, CT 06405

    Janet Woxland, RN, BSN, NHA, MHCA
    203-481-6221 (phone)
    203-483-1893 (fax)
    203-315-2642 (admissions)

    Branford Hills Health Care Center is a 190 bed skilled nursing facility specializing in Short Term Rehabilitation as well as offering Long Term care. Branford Hills Health Care Center has been serving the Connecticut shoreline and Greater New Haven area for more than 30 years.
    Legdewood Rehabilitation is a short term rehabilitation unit within Branford Hills Health Care Center designed to meet the needs of today’s post operative patients. It is well known throughout the area for its ongoing mission to provide the highest quality of care possible.
    Exceptional staff is the strong foundation of Branford Hills Health Care Center. We pride ourselves in being able to offer a team that includes valuable medical expertise, dedication and passion. They are united by their desire to have a positive impact, and consequently, our approach to therapy and care for our residents is unparalleled in this area. Our skilled interdisciplinary team develops a plan of care and innovative approach to therapy using state of the art modalities. This approach focuses on optimum benefit for each resident during their stay at our facility. Upon successful recovery, the Social Service department will help coordinate everything that you may require to get you settled back in the community upon discharge from Branford Hills Heath Care Center.
    After receiving my Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing, I gained invaluable experience working as a Registered Nurse for 6 years in the Hospital of Saint Raphael’s Cardiac Step down Unit. I obtained my Masters of Healthcare Administration from the University of New Haven in 1997 and spent considerable time as an Assistant Administrator at the Jewish Home for the Aged (JHA) in New Haven and administrator for both Apple Rehab Guilford & Laurel Woods. My professional affiliations include, but are not limited to the American College of Healthcare Administrators, Sigma Theta Tau – International Honor Society of Nursing as well as the Long Term Care Financial Managers, Shoreline Senior Alliance, Shoreline Neighborhood Alliance. Cumulatively, I have over 23 years of combined Nursing and Healthcare Administration experience.

    If surgery is in your near future we will be more than happy to provide you with information and answer any questions that you may have concerning rehabilitation at our facility. We realize that you have an important choice to make for your rehabilitation needs. My staff at Branford Hills Health Care Center and I are prepared to help you make the right choices that best suit your specific needs. We welcome the opportunity and look forward to meeting you!