The Laurels is committed to effective communication during this unprecedented time in our history. We regularly apprise guests, families, and associates to changes in facility status and policy as needed and as deemed appropriate.
We have been humbled by the support we’ve received from the local community and we truly appreciate everyone’s continued cooperation and understanding. For more information and resources regarding COVID-19, see the COVID-19 Resources page.
A Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Located in a campus-like landscape generously dotted with trees, The Laurels of University Park is near Interstate 64 and within five miles of all three northwest Richmond hospitals. Our inviting surroundings provide a perfect setting for quiet time or social gatherings. We also provide ample parking for family and friends.
Our team of qualified professionals is dedicated to promoting the highest quality of comprehensive medical care for all our guests, whether they are with us for short-term respite, rehabilitation, hospice care or have chosen to make The Laurels of University Park their long-term home.
Should you require a short term stay for post-hospital recovery or rehabilitation services, our newly renovated rehabilitation suites and therapy gym allow you to recover in style. With more than 240 square feet, our spacious, private rehabilitation suites provide quiet rest and uninterrupted visits with family and friends. Our physical, occupational and speech therapists will work with your doctor to craft a care plan that will get you back on track as quickly as possible.
If you are planning an extended stay, expect to be treated as a prized member of our own Laurel family. We’ll make sure you enjoy all the benefits of home with home-style meals, activities, and holiday celebrations that include family and friends. We’ll do it all in The Laurel Way of Caring – our unique approach that ensures you’ll be offered respect, dignity, companionship and compassion every day.
We provide a complete range of services for patients that are unable to return home after a hospitalization. Our programs provide a safe transition from hospital to home with a depth of services that typically can not be provided through home health care or by family members.Learn More
Extended and long-term care stays are appropriate for individuals that require greater levels of care and support than can be provided at home or within an independent living setting. Our guests typically need assistance with their daily activities due to physical and/or cognitive limitations.Learn More
Short-term respite stays offer a family or caregiver a short-term reprieve from the demands of around-the-clock care. Our twenty-four hour nursing care at our skilled nursing facilities assures that all medications are taken on time and any necessary medical treatments are provided.Learn More
Palliative care provides comprehensive symptom management along with guest and family support when cure-oriented treatment is no longer possible or desired. Within a palliative plan of care, emphasis is placed on guest comfort and emotional well-being.Learn More
You are sure to enjoy your fine dining experience with us. We are proud of our nutritious and appetizing meals serviced in a fine dining atmosphere. Our dining philosophy enables you to experience the service and selections you would expect in a nice restaurant.Learn More
We can bring joy to your life through companionship, activities, and laughter. We will establish an individualized activity program and you will receive a monthly calendar that features all of the scheduled events, times and locations so you can plan your activities in advance.Learn More
"This is my home now, and I am pleased that the staff at The Laurels of University Park helps me feel that way."
"My C.N.A. goes above and beyond with guests here. She is a team player. She is always helping guests, answering call bells- even on other units as well! She is always there to help and offer a smile to the guest.”
"...Everyone here is so nice and kind... First thing in the morning everyone has pride... How do you say thanks for all you did for me... I just can't thank them enough for their kindness."