Welch Group’s Braintree Nursing Center Celebrates 65 Years of Nursing Excellence

For 65 years John Scott House Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Braintree has enjoyed a reputation for nursing excellence. Today John Scott House proudly offers residents and their families the best of both worlds – a center rich in tradition and quality short-term rehabilitative and skilled nursing care.

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Continuing the tradition of quality healthcare at John Scott House are (from L to R): Director of Nursing Services Susan Masciulli, RN, BSN and Administrator Kristen Reilly McHugh.

The level of devotion by our long-term staff is outstanding. The impact of our services is evidenced by the gratitude of families for the care of their loved ones.

Braintree MA (PRWEB) January 31, 2014

For 65 years John Scott House Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Braintree has enjoyed a reputation for nursing excellence. The Welch Healthcare and Retirement Group skilled nursing center consistently receives high marks from state agencies that are designed to oversee the quality of nursing homes throughout Massachusetts. In 1949, the John Scott House was established by Thomas and Rita M. Welch after they customized their home in Braintree to provide care and health services to area seniors.

Today John Scott House proudly offers residents and their families the best of both worlds – a center rich in tradition and quality short-term rehabilitative and skilled nursing care. The 142-bed nursing facility provides the appropriate level of care for individuals requiring short-term rehabilitation or extended stays due to chronic illness or disability.

“It is very exciting to be celebrating sixty-five years knowing that you’re a part of a long honored tradition of serving others,” says Kristen Reilly McHugh, administrator of John Scott House. “The level of devotion by our long-term staff is outstanding. The impact of our services is evidenced by the gratitude of families for the care of their loved ones,” adds Reilly McHugh.

In 2013, for the second year in a row, John Scott House received a deficiency-free survey from the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Additionally, John Scott House is accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC, formerly JCAHO), a nationally recognized symbol of quality that confirms John Scott House’s commitment and dedication to providing the highest quality healthcare. John Scott House continues to improve upon its services while providing wonderful social programs, social events and fitness programs. For more information about John Scott House Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, contact Admissions Director Marie Neff by phone at 781-843-1860 or via email at mneff(at)welchhrg(dot)com.

For more than 65 years, Welch Healthcare and Retirement Group has been providing continuum of care services to seniors and their families who may need housing or care options, including independent living, assisted living, short-term rehabilitation and long-term care, Alzheimer’s care, adult day health or home care services. Residences and skilled centers are located in Brighton and throughout the South Shore of Massachusetts including Braintree, Duxbury, Hingham, Marshfield, Quincy and Weymouth. To learn more visit: http://www.welchhrg.com.