Community Living Center - VA New Jersey Health Care System
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VA New Jersey Health Care System

 

Community Living Center

Photograph of the VA New Jersey Health Care System's Community Living Center

The mission of the Community Living Center at the Lyons Campus is to provide quality, compassionate, patient-centered care to our Veterans. The goal of care in our Community Living Center is to restore function, prevent decline, maximize independence and provide comfort when dying. These goals are achieved in an environment where our Veterans and family members are invited to be an active participant in their care. Our staff is dedicated in creating a social and environmental setting where you feel at home and emphasis is placed on enhancing and supporting quality of life.

Services for Short-Term Stay
  • Rehabilitation, Recreation, Occupational and Physical Therapy
  • Hospice (may exceed 90 days)
  • Respite care
Services for Long-Term Stay
  • Dementia care
  • Skilled nursing care
  • Maintenance care
  • Psychiatric care or chronically mentally ill care
  • Spinal Cord Injury and Disorders
  • Recreation Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Physical Therapy

If you or a family member is interested in applying for admission into our Community Living Center, please meet with your Primary Care Physician at the VA or contact the Medical Admission Staff at 908-647-0180, 1- ext. 6507.

Community Living Center Photographs


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Planetree Silver Merit Award for Patient Centered Care

Related Links
Hospice and Palliative Care Unit

Related Documents
CLC Newsletter

Points of Contact

Vineesh Bhatnagar, MD
Associate Chief of Staff for Extended Care
908-647-0180 Ext. 4660

Loveleen Sidhu, MD
CLC & Hospice Medical Director
Co-Chair of CLC Culture Transformation Committee
908-647-1080 Ext. 6431

Mary A. Badru, RN
Director of Clinical Services
908 647 0180 Ext. 4653

Mary Ann Gill
Social Work Coordinator
908-647-0180 Ext. 4440

Amy Merriman
Patient Advocate,
Inpatient Services
Director's Office/Office of Patient Centered Care
908-647-0180 ext.4595
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Contact Info

Location

  • 151 Knollcroft Road, Bldg 135
    Lyons, New Jersey 07939

Contact Number(s)

  • 908-647-0180 Ext. 4970

Hours of Operation

  • 24x7