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The Gardens at Blue Ridge is a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility located in Harrisburg, PA. Our center offers short-term rehabilitation, including physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy as well as long-term care services. Our services include wound care, dialysis, LVAD and bariatric care. Resident amenities include, enclosed courtyards with gardens and fish pond, resident computers and pianos.


Our Amenities

  • TVs
  • Enclosed Courtyards with Gardens and Fish Pond
  • Wi-Fi
  • Resident Computers
  • Pianos

Clinical Capabilities

  • Short-Term Rehabilitation
  • Long-Term Care
  • 24-Hour RN Care
  • IV Therapy
  • Trach Care
  • Bariatric Care

Accepted Insurances

  • Ameri-Health Caritas
  • Blue Cross Out Of State All
  • Capital Blue Cross Commercial HMO/PPO
  • Capital Blue Cross Medicare
  • Gateway Managed MA
  • Gateway Medicare Replacement
  • Geisinger
  • Geisinger Family Managed MA
  • Health America Advantra
  • Health America Commercial HMO/PPO
  • Highmark Commerical HMO/PPO
  • Highmark Freedom Blue
  • Highmark Security Blue
  • Horizon BCBS Of NJ
  • Humana
  • Keystone Health Plan East/IBX
  • Keystone Health Plan West
  • Medicaid
  • Medicaid pending
  • Medicare
  • United Health Care Community Plan
  • United Healthcare Ameri-Choice
  • United Healthcare Commercial HMO/PPO
  • United Healthcare Medicare
  • UPMC Commercial HMO/PPO
  • UPMC For Life Medicare
  • UPMC For You MA
  • Vibra Health Plan



  • Wound Clinical Specialist visits weekly
  • Wound Physician available as needed
  • Wound Certified Nursing Administration Leadership


  • Dietician on-site 2-3 days a week
  • Transportation to area Dialysis Clinics


  • Nursing team highly trained and specialized in LVAD care
  • Work with area physicians on LVAD support
  • Transport to LVAD follow-up appointments


  • Bariatric equipment available (beds, lifts, etc.)
  • Dietician on-site 2-3 days a week


Creek Medical Physicians specialize in Geriatric Medicine and Internal Medicine, and provide comprehensive care and illness management of adults and the elderly.

  • Dr. Adil Mwaheed
  • Dr. Ahmed Tarique
  • Dr. Rashid Anjum
  • Dr. Salman Lateef
  • Jayabharathy Santhanakrishna, NP


This is by far the best place my husband could be. The staff has been wonderful to us.

Sharon Nevius

Anytime I have visited The Gardens at Blue Ridge, there are always fun activities going on for the residents. Everyone is included and they’re quite creative! Staff is friendly and you feel welcomed as soon as you step in the door.

Brandi Gilot

CNAs are prompt when answering the call bell and anticipating my needs. They help and treat me with respect.

Earl Aley


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On Friday, February 14th, the Gardens at Blue Ridge held their annual crowning of Valentine's king and queen.

The court consisted of one resident from each unit and a facility king and queen ...court members included Mary Winchester, Shirley Fantaski, Alma Clarke, Robert Franklin, Jimmy Smith, and Issac Newsome.

Facility king and queen were Nathaniel McWhite and Ruth Brewer. Emceeing the Event was activities director Mark McGovern with crowners Michael Stuck and Eliut Lopez. Extra help was provided by residential hospice and the Lower Paxton Lioness club. ♥️👑
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“Improving lives one activity at a time.”
PICTURED: Mark McGovern, Activities Director & Deb Novakovich, Activities Assistant. ♥️
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“Improving lives one activity at a time.”
PICTURED: Mark McGovern, Activities Director & Deb Novakovich, Activities Assistant. ♥️

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Very dedicate two was an honor to work with you both

Thanks for all you do!

Love the shirts. Where did you get them from?

We would like to recognize our Food Service workers and managers for their hard work and dedication!
Thank you for your commitment!
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They are awesome

Ha Ha that’s interesting to be sure

“Don’t blink, life goes faster than you think.” 🎼
Our seniors here at The Gardens at Blue Ridge loved providing advice to the younger generation.

Check out what they had to say! ❤️

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Great advice. Be kind seemed to be main theme. Mu guess they would enjoy it if some one would just visit and be kind to them, gets lonely as you age,

Thanks for the words of wisdom ❤️😊

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Facility Contact
3625 N Progress Avenue Harrisburg, PA 17110