Bishop Wicke gets a Best Nursing Home Ranking

Bishop Wicke Health and Rehabilitation Center in Shelton was recently selected by U.S. News and World Report to receive a Best Nursing Homes Ranking for 2014, a title it had also won in 2013.

U.S. News rated nearly 16,000 nursing homes across the country in an effort to help caregivers and families find the best nursing home for their loved one.

At the top of the Connecticut nursing homes list are those with a rating of five stars from the federal Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for their overall performance in health inspections, nurse staffing and quality of medical care.

About 32% of all nursing homes in Connecticut earned an overall five-star rating, including Bishop Wicke.

Short-term rehab, skilled nursing care

Bishop Wicke offers short-term rehab and skilled nursing care, including specialized programs for surgical recovery, orthopedics, cardiac and respiratory rehab, heart failure and more.

The newly renovated facility is on the Wesley Village campus at 584 Long Hill Ave. For more information visit or call 203-929-5321.