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Longterm Care Center

Lakewood Care Center offers a unique advantage to residents. As the only long term care center in the Kansas City area based in an inpatient setting.

Lakewood Care Center provides residents access to acute and specialty care services on site. A Board Certified Geriatric Specialist serves as the full-time Medical Director, overseeing all patient care services.

This 212-bed fully accredited long-term care center provides each resident with a fully furnished room and bath.  A dedicated 20-bed Alzheimer's/Dementia Unit for female residents is located within the care center as well. Residents experience 24 hour nursing care.

Specialty services on-site include:


Mental Health Services


Chiropractic Orthopaedics
Dental Physical Therapy
Dermatology Pharmacy
Emergency Medicine Podiatry
Endocrinology Pulmonology
Gastroenterology Sleep Lab

Lakewood Care Center also provides the amenities you expect. A beauty shop is staffed on site, exclusively for residents. Daily activities are planned to provide residents with a variety of social opportunities within the center and in the community. Some of these include:

Intergenerational Programs - designed to provide on-going social interaction and relationships with young children.

Pets for Life - a pet therapy program which allows residents an opportunity to enjoy time with qualified pets on a regularly scheduled basis.

If you are interested in touring our facility or meeting with staff, we encourage you to contact our Glenna Furrell, Marketing Coordinator, at



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