Ellen Sagar Nursing Center
Ellen Sagar Nursing Center, formerly Ellen Sagar Nursing Home, has served the Union County community for more than 50 years. Ellen Sagar is a 113-bed long-term care, skilled nursing facility that offers both short-term rehabilitation and long-term care. Ellen Sagar Nursing Center is a provider of choice with registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants, and restorative aides offering residential care around the clock. By combining a positive, caring environment with expert nursing and therapy services, our innovative program will help you reach your maximum level of wellness.
Upon arrival, each resident is teamed with a Spartanburg Regional Senior Health physician who will guide and direct their care. This brings comfort and a supportive system of care focused on each individual’s health goals. Our pharmacy consultant also monitors each resident’s medication regimen thoroughly to ensure safe and appropriate dosages at all times.
The clinical team is made up of registered nurses, registered nurse supervisors, licensed practical nurses, certified nursing assistants and restorative aides.
- Swallowing and self-feeding
- Hygiene, grooming and dressing
- Wheelchair mobility/positioning
- Use of adaptive equipment
- Coping with low vision
- Edema management
- Memory and communication
- Cognitive function
- Language processing
- Coping with hearing loss
- Strength and coordination
- Range of motion
- Balance training
- Transfer ability
- Cardiovascular health and endurance
- Pain management
- Gait training
- Safety precautions
We’re here to make your stay easier.
Activities Department increases social interactions between patients. The team works to make patient stays fun and engaging with holiday parties, one-on-one social sessions, art therapy and music therapy.
Social Services Department helps provide advance directive education during a difficult transition. This includes assistance with filling out Medicare and Medicaid forms and explaining Veteran Affairs benefits.
Financial Services helps set up trust funds for residents. Financial Services also helps families and patients understand billing procedures and pharmacy costs.
Infection Prevention Department is dedicated to keeping everyone healthy. The team monitors residents on antibiotics and any seasonal illnesses or infections. The team also works with residents and families to discuss proper infection prevention techniques, such as handwashing.
Admissions Department places residents in the areas that will best aid them and assists family members with paperwork that is required for admission.
Environmental Services Department works to keep Ellen Sagar Nursing Center clean for residents and visitors.
Medical Records Department provides all of the record retention and assists families with any documents needed for their loved one.