Briarcliff Health Center STAR Unit

Short Term Accelerated Rehabilitation is designed for seniors who need short term rehab after a hospital stay, before returning home. Our Star Care has a private entrance, offering private and semi-private suites, with dedicated nursing and rehab. The sole purpose of S.T.A.R. Care is to provide rehabilitation to get you back to your own home and active life.


  • Private & Semi-Private Medicare Suites
  • Wall-Mounted Flat screens TV’s
  • Wireless Internet
  • Cable
  • Private Phone
  • Recliners In Each Suite
  • Selective Menu
  • Suites are Individually Climate Controlled
  • Electric Beds
  • Snack Kitchen
  • Quiet Residential Environment
  • Enclosed Private Outdoor Sitting Area

Rehabilitation Services

  • Physical, Occupational, Respiratory
  • and Speech Therapy

Therapists Provide Daily Treatments including:

  • Specialty Services
  • Dysphagia/Cognitive Therapy
  • Therapy Services Gym for all Therapy Services
  • Exclusively for our STAR patients

Nursing Services Provided

  • IV Therapy
  • PICC Lines
  • Central Lines
  • G Tube Feeding
  • Diabetic Therapy
  • Pain Management
  • Renal Care
  • Gastrostomy Care
  • Educational Services

Respiratory Services

  • Incentive Spirometry
  • Nebulizer Treatments
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • BiPap/C-Pap

Wound Care

  • Decubitus Ulcer Care
  • Post Surgical Wound Care
  • Specialty Beds
  • Ostomy Care

Diagnosis Treated Include

  • Orthopedic Fractures
  • Joint Replacement
  • Spinal Surgery
  • Congestive Heart Failure
  • Stroke and Other Neurological Disorders
  • Cardiac/Post MI Therapy

Speech Therapy

Our Speech Therapist specializes in swallowing disorders such as Dysphagia and has an Advanced Vital Stimulation Certification.

Occupational Therapy

Promotes health by enabling people who suffer from physically disabling condition by utilizing treatments that develop and maintain residents activities of daily living.

Physical Therapy

Promotes health in people who are recovering from orthopedic or neurological conditions such as hip/knee replacements, stroke, spinal surgery by the use of therapeutic exercise and the application of modalities, intended to restore or facilitate normal function or development.

Ombudsman Program
A long-term care ombudsman helps residents of a nursing facility and residents of an assisted living facility resolve complaints. Help provided by an ombudsman is confidential and free of charge. To speak with an ombudsman, a person may call the toll-free number 1-800-252-2412.