Waddell Nursing & Rehab Center is situated in the beautiful Blue Ridge Mountains of Southwest Virginia, 60 miles west of Roanoke. The city of Galax is near interstates 81 and 77 and Waddell Nursing & Rehab Center is only 10-miles from the I-77 exit. It is within easy driving distance from North Carolina, West Virginia and Tennessee.
Waddell Nursing & Rehab Center is dedicated to the promotion of health and growth for all patients, their families, the staff and for the people in the Twin County Community and beyond. We live up to our motto of “Dedicated to Service Above Self.”
Waddell Nursing & Rehab Center is rich in the tradition of caring and compassionate nursing and therapy services to the citizens we serve. We care for 135 residents on a daily basis. Our services include extensive rehabilitation therapy in our 1,400 square foot rehab gym, comprehensive medical care to include IV therapy, wound care, extensive medical care, terminal and palliative care, and pain management.
Waddell Nursing & Rehab Center believes that the resident / patient should be the center of what we do. We offer resident centered care programs and fine dinning experiences. All rooms are wired for cable TV and we also have a Computer Lab.
In 1965 Dr. Robert Waddell opened Waddell Nursing Center to provide quality care and a committment to the Galax and the Twin County communities, today we have the same commitment as we did in 1965. In 1999 Autumn Corporation, a premier leader in long-term care services, assumed the operations of Waddell Nursing & Rehab.