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About Us

Chicopee Gardens for Nursing and Rehabilitation is a 68-bed nursing home located in Chicopee, Massachusetts. Chicopee Gardens offers short-term rehabilitation, including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy as well as long-term care services. Our services include physician-led pulmonary and wound care programs.

Services

Our Amenities

  • 68-Bed Facility
  • Satellite TV Included
  • Backyard Garden
  • Large Covered Deck

Clinical Capabilities

  • Short-Term Rehabilitation
  • Long-Term Care
  • Respite Care
  • Hospice/End-of-Life Care
  • IV Antibiotic Therapy
  • Cardiac Therapy
  • Stroke Recovery
  • Pain Management
  • Enteral Therapy
  • Post-Surgical Care
  • Orthopedic Recovery
  • Trach Care
  • Wound Care
  • Specialty Doctor Visits

Accepted Insurances

  • BMC Healthnet
  • Cigna
  • Fallon Health Plans
  • Group Insurance Commission (GIC)
  • Masshealth Medicaid
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid pending
  • Medicare
  • Private Pay
  • Tricare/Humana Military
  • Tufts
  • US Family Health Plan

Specialties

PULMONARY PROGRAM

Physician-led pulmonary program for patients with COPD/emphysema, chronic bronchitis, asthma, and trach care and management.

  • Respiratory therapist on-site
  • Physician-led program
  • Reduce return visits to the hospital
  • Decrease length of stay
  • Perform everyday tasks with less shortness
    of breath
  • Stay healthier and avoid exacerbations
  • Learn to manage disease, decrease symptoms, and maintain healthy behaviors

MEET OUR PULMONOLOGISTS

Valley Pulmonary Medical Associates

Valley Pulmonary physicians are affiliated with Mercy Medical Center and Baystate Medical Center and are dedicated to helping patients with respiratory ailments breathe and function at the highest level possible.

 

SKIN AND WOUND CARE

Our program is physician-led and focused on the
treatment and healing of acute and chronic wounds.

  • On-site wound care physician visits
  • Weekly rounds by wound care team
  • Therapy involvement for advanced wound care interventions
  • Licensed dietitian providing nutritional support
  • Availability of specialty beds and pressure relief equipment
  • Wound vac on-site
  • Negative pressure wound therapy available

MEET OUR WOUND DOCTOR

Diane Lusas, MD, AAPWAC

After completing her residency at Yale Hospital, Dr. Lusas has focused on treating wounds including pressure, diabetic, traumatic, surgical, vascular, and burns. Dr. Lusas is an Associate of the American Professional Wound Care Association and an active member of the Association for the Advancement of Wound Care.

 

Testimonials

Chicopee Gardens is a great place with a family atmosphere.

Gertrude N.

The staff at Chicopee Gardens is engaging and fun to be around.

Eric J.

The rehab at Chicopee Gardens is second to none!

Ernest P.

News


Mother’s Day: 5 Fantastic Ways to Celebrate with Your Senior Mom

Success Story: Sandra

Success Story: Dean

Success Story: Nick

Pulmonary Program: A Breath of Fresh Air

Success Story: Martha

Chicopee Gardens Welcomes New Administrator

Chicopee Gardens Honors Local EMS With Barbecue Lunch

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2 days ago

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Happy Fathers Day from all of us here at Chicopee Gardens to all of you amazing dads out there.
#FathersDay #BestDad #Dads #Blessed #ChicopeeGardens #BestStaff #SundayFunday #Summer
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Happy Fathers Day from all of us here at Chicopee Gardens to all of you amazing dads out there.
#FathersDay #BestDad #Dads #Blessed #ChicopeeGardens #BestStaff #SundayFunday #Summer

4 weeks ago

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3 months ago

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4 months ago

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Since 2007, New England Hospice has played a major role here at Chicopee Gardens. Each day, the team goes above and beyond in caring for our residents; reminding us all that the end of life deserves as much beauty, care, and respect as the beginning.

In recognition of hard work and devotion to our beloved residents – we say, thank you!

Pictured (L to R):
Herb Wood, Social Worker
Joanna Guindon, RN, Program Manager
Wayne Therique, Companion

#Hospice #NewEngland #Chicopee
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Since 2007, New England Hospice has played a major role here at Chicopee Gardens. Each day, the team goes above and beyond in caring for our residents; reminding us all that the end of life deserves as much beauty, care, and respect as the beginning.

In recognition of hard work and devotion to our beloved residents – we say, thank you!

Pictured (L to R):
Herb Wood, Social Worker
Joanna Guindon, RN, Program Manager
Wayne Therique, Companion

#Hospice #NewEngland #Chicopee

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Love this pic! Lots of compassion right here!! What a team!❤️❤️❤️

They are the best Hospice team I ever met !!

Well stated! The New England Hospice team is awesome.

This is awsome!

Great caring people right there!💜😄

Dream team!

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4 months ago

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Winners! // NFL Playoffs Bracket Challenge!

To get into the Superbowl Spirit Chicopee Gardens held a NFL Playoffs Bracket Challenge! Each employee submitted their picks for who would win their match ups from Wild Card Weekend all the way to the Superbowl! Congrats to the winners!

1st Place ($200.00) - Bill wyman
1st Place ($200.00) - Jackie Morrero
2nd Place ($50.00) - Lori Corbett
2nd Place ($50.00) - Nancy Gutierrez

#Superbowl #Playoffs #NFL #Bracket #Chicopee
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Winners! // NFL Playoffs Bracket Challenge!

To get into the Superbowl Spirit Chicopee Gardens held a NFL Playoffs Bracket Challenge! Each employee submitted their picks for who would win their match ups from Wild Card Weekend all the way to the Superbowl! Congrats to the winners!

1st Place ($200.00) - Bill wyman
1st Place ($200.00) - Jackie Morrero
2nd Place ($50.00) - Lori Corbett
2nd Place ($50.00) - Nancy Gutierrez

#Superbowl #Playoffs #NFL #Bracket #Chicopee

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Except that the second place winners were actually the first place winners!

Great job team!

Congratulations!! I miss you guys!!

Congratulations to you all💜💜

Love this! Miss you guys! 💓

Wild Bill, Fancy Nancy and Barbie-Miss you guys!

Awsome

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Facility Contact
Phone:
413.592.7738
Fax:
413.592.7676
Address:
44 New Lombard Road Chicopee, MA
Public Announcement: On April 1, 2019, the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification (the “Department”) received notification of a proposed change in ownership of the Chicopee Gardens Rehabilitation and Care Center, 44 New Lombard Road, Chicopee, MA 01020. Chicopee Rehabilitation and Nursing Center, LLC, 44 New Lombard Road, Chicopee, MA 01020, if deemed suitable by the Department, intends to purchase the nursing home from the current operator, Chicopee Gardens Rehabilitation and Care Center Operations LLC. There will be no changes in the bed capacity or the services provided by Chicopee Gardens Rehabilitation and Care Center. A public hearing may be requested upon a petition by any group of ten adults. Such petition shall include the name, address and signature of each adult. Written comments concerning the facility’s ability to provide quality long-term care services and petitions for a public hearing, may be addressed to the Department of Public Health, Division of Health Care Facility Licensure and Certification, Suitability Review Office, 99 Chauncy Street, 11th Floor, Boston, MA 02111, or submitted electronically to [email protected], for a period of 14 days following this publication. All written or oral comments submitted to the Department may be posted on the Department’s website and released in response to a request for public records.