2011 National Quality Award Winner
Essex Healthcare of Tallmadge has been recognized as a 2011 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality National Quality Award presented by the American Health Care Association.
The National Quality Award Program is based on the core values and criteria of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Program.
Our Community is Your Home for Healing
Founded in 1807, Tallmadge is the second oldest city in Summit County. Situated on a hillside in a quiet neighborhood, just one mile south of the historic and New England-esque Tallmadge Circle, Essex Healthcare of Tallmadge has been providing thoughtful and exceptional healthcare services since 1976.
Essex Healthcare of Tallmadge, a 2011 National Quality Award Winner, is proud that our community serves as our residents’ home as well as a gathering place or family and friends. We reflect a welcoming atmosphere that is displayed by our staff members and throughout the local communities.
Our Community Features
Essex Healthcare of Tallmadge is a 117-bed residence. A long circular driveway leads to our large, one-story brick and white clapboard, colonial-style building, and a covered veranda overlooks the parkland in the valley below. Residents enjoy year-round social activities through visits and events to the two neighborhood shopping plazas, nearby country parklands and the county fairgrounds.
Certified Skilled Nursing, Rehabilitation and Alzheimer's Services
Essex Healthcare of Tallmadge is a Medicare and Medicaid certified skilled nursing community that delivers short-term and long-term health care services. Our rehabilitation department provides physical, occupational, and speech therapy to residents recovering from prosthetic replacements, strokes and clinically complex medical conditions. Our skilled nursing services include advanced wound care, intravenous therapy, and total parenteral nutrition and dialysis services. We are the only community in the Tallmadge area to provide Alzheimer’s and dementia care in a secure unit. In addition, we offer hospice, palliative and respite care. Our services help restore the quality of life to our residents and enable them to reach the highest level of independence possible.
The Right Choice
Choosing the right nursing center can be a difficult decision for the potential resident and family. We understand the emotional process of placement and strive to help with the adjustment for both the resident and his or her family. In fact, many of our staff members have had relatives and friends choose our center because of our family atmosphere and quality nursing care services.
- Many long-term staff members
- Pleasant living environment
- Trained and dedicated staff
- Great community reputation and involvement
- Excellent location to visit
- Hospital and physician offices nearby
Our Commitment to Excellence
Our staff sets the standard for excellence in all departments and all services we provide. We believe that our goal is to create an environment which promotes independence and safety while focusing on improving the quality of life for each patient.
Excellence is measured in many ways including:
- Annual Department of Health surveys
- Many staff members who have had family and friends stay at the community for rehabilitation and extended stays
- Family, resident, and staff feedback on satisfaction and responsiveness
- The Atrium Advantage Customer Service program
- Staff members recognized for professional achievements in clinical and service excellence
- As measured by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Five-Star Rating
- Advancing Excellence