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An affiliate of the North Shore-Long Island Jewish Health System, Huntington Hills services a diverse population catering to those requiring short-term rehabilitation following an acute hospitalization due to surgery or an illness. The medical staff is comprised of Board Certified Physicians on staff and affiliated with neighboring hospitals. Our short-term rehabilitation patient rooms are fully equipped to cater to the needs of this unique population, including wall oxygen and suctioning ports, as well as amenities such as TVs with cable service, electric beds and phone service. The medical staff is comprised of Board Certified Physicians on staff and affiliated with neighboring hospitals.
Huntington Hills is pleased to offer spacious patient rooms, lounges & courtyards, as well as state of the art equipment and safety systems. The complete environment from the atrium lobby with grand staircase to the resident dining rooms with wood textured floors, reflects a grandeur distinct to Huntington Hills. Other amenities include beauty shop, library, tiled bathrooms, whirlpool bathing tubs, and a multi-faith chapel.
U.S. News & World Report has named Huntington Hills Center for Health and Rehabilitation as one of its “Best Nursing Homes” for 2013.
"I was at Huntington Hills and was most impressed by the excellent care I received. The physical therapy was wonderful, all staff including the doctors were kind and helpful. Also, the pianist during dining was therapeutic to listen to. I have told my relatives and friends about your facility and would wholeheartedly recommend Huntington Hills to anyone."
“Huntington Hills is by far the best nursing facility on Long Island. You have instilled a philosophy and ideals at Huntington Hills Center for Health and Rehabilitation that ensure the residents are given respect and the best care possible. Our family cannot thank you and your staff enough for all you do.”
“From the time I arrived, and throughout my stay, the staff was wonderful…The nursing staff was very attentive, provided care for me without my feeling helpless or embarrassed. I never imagined having knee replacement surgery and requiring the care provided by Huntington Hills.”
“I had been at two other rehab facilities before going to Huntington Hills, so I feel as though I can definitely compare them. Your facility was beyond the very best. Everything about it was just about perfect. It made what was a very difficult time, much easier.”
"My father was a short-term rehab patient for several weeks for a pelvic fracture. The care provided to him was outstanding and as a social worker, I don't believe I ever worked in such a warm, caring setting such as this. He had a difficult time adjusting to being out of his home environment, but the patience and devotion from the staff was incredible. I truly appreciate the compassion and professionalism of the staff and know that it played a huge part in his recovery."
"I have come such a long way from when I first entered this center and just wanted to express my gratitude to everyone who helped me along the way."