Skilled Nursing

Skilled nursing is available at select Benchmark communities with a healthcare provider recommendation following an accident, surgery or with significant health care needs.

Although many of our Assisted Living and Mind & Memory care communities offer skilled nursing services on-site by external care providers, Benchmark’s licensed skilled nursing communities are dedicated to helping seniors recover or receive compassionate long-term care.

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How is Skilled Nursing Care Different?

All the benefits of Benchmark Assisted Living with round-the-clock supportive nursing care and rehabilitation in a comfortable setting.

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Personalized, needs-based care to support individual abilities

Assistance with activities of daily living is customized to each residents’ needs. Help getting dressed each day, with bathing or managing medication, are provided based only on what the resident needs to help maximize their independence.

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With additional medical capabilities for those with advanced care needs

  • Care coordinators and social workers for successful transitions from healthcare settings

  • 24/7 nursing care by specially trained healthcare providers and caregivers

  • Physical, occupational, recreational and speech therapy

  • Cardiac care, wound care and enhanced dietary support

A comfortable healing environment where individuals can receive the care they need.

Private and Shared Rooms 

With resort-like touches, such as flat screen televisions, docking stations, robes and designer toiletries.

Our Culture of Caring

Benchmark associates have been hired for heart and trained for skill to enhance our residents’ quality of life.

24/7 Personalized Care

Needs-based nursing care and help with activities of daily living, such as bathing or continence management.

Nutritional Support 

Healthy meals that are overseen by a dietician to suit dietary requirements and support healing with additional support available.

Activities Program 

Activities each day that work to keep residents engaged in their interests and intellectually stimulated.

Ample Common Spaces

Plentiful indoor and outdoor living spaces, such as hair salons and walking paths, provide places to connect and be well.


Scheduled transportation to off-site medical appointments.

Find a Benchmark skilled nursing and rehabilitation community near you.


The Commons in Lincoln

1 Harvest Cir
Lincoln, MA 01773 Map

The warmth of home with a personal touch in Lincoln, MA

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122 Palmer Hill Rd
Stamford, CT 06902 Map

The standard for senior living, where life meets style

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    Meadow Ridge

    100 Redding Road
    Redding, CT 06896 Map

    Fine living and hospitality are just the beginning.

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    The Arbors at Shelburne

    687 Harbor Road
    Shelburne, VT 05482 Map

    Vermont's trusted mind and memory care resource for over 30 years.

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      Skilled Nursing Costs

      Need help determining costs or financing skilled nursing?

      In most cases, Benchmark skilled nursing is covered by Medicare or as part of our residents’ Lifecare Advantage Program. For those who don’t quality for coverage, the cost can vary. Our quick, 4-step assessment will help determine your costs.

      Whether you need help with a quick transition or are planning, our Financial Concierge Service can connect you to a third party who can provide information about bridge loans, Veteran’s benefits and more.

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      Benchmark's Response to COVID-19

      Benchmark's response was swift, impactful and well-received. Our residents’ and associates’ health and safety is always our top priority.

      We were one of the first senior living providers to begin limiting, restricting and screening visitors and associates in our communities. With policies guided by leading experts, we are maintaining strict infection control procedures, are closely screening and testing associates and residents when needed. We have mandated the COVID-19 vaccine for all of our associates company-wide. We are thrilled to have 96% of our residents vaccinated. All while delivering frequent, transparent communication, which has continued to earn us high praise from our residents and their families.