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Patient Focused Care

Wiregrass Medical Center is built for patient focused care. Our patients have access to advanced technology in a hospital specially designed for their treatment and recovery. From admission until discharge, patient care focuses on personal needs, comfort and convenience.




WMC Employment

Wiregrass Medical Center is a 67 acute care bed hospital, a Nursing Home with 96 beds, and a Sr. Care Unit with 16 beds. Being part of the community has been an important goal throughout the years, and with your help and loyalty we can continue to provide health services that you can depend on.

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Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home

Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home offers residential long-term care services in a comfortable homey atmosphere. We also offer short term rehabilitation stays as well as respite care. Rehabilitative services such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy are available. Dr. John F. Simmons serves as the Medical Director of Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home. Dr. Simmons has practiced family medicine for the past 37 years. His experience and expertise are valuable assets to our residents. Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home is unique in that a hospital and emergency room are next door. We offer a community where our residents can experience the balance of independence with the supporting guidance to maintain their physical, mental, and spiritual health. Our residents are provided balanced meals. All specialized, dietary needs are met. We value our residents and work to improve their quality of life. At Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home, we live out our motto of "Our family caring for yours."

Our History

Wiregrass Nursing Home was constructed by Bullard Engineers, Inc. On March 1, 1967, Wiregrass Nursing Home opened as a 46 bed skilled nursing facility. Throughout the following years, the Nursing Home has continued to grow. In 1980, a building project added 34 more beds and the addition of the 300/400 halls to the Nursing Home. An additional 6 beds were added in 1981. In 2001, the facility was completed with an additional 10 beds.

In July 2008, Wiregrass Nursing Home became Wiregrass Rehabilitation Center and Nursing Home. We continue to provide quality long-term care to the residents of Geneva County and our surrounding communities.

For Help with Admissions and Financial Information:


Business Office: Kim Watson - 334-684-3655 ext. 6775

Admissions: JoAnn Littlefield - 334-684-3655 ext. 5066


AL Nursing Home Medicaid Application

https://www.medicaid.alabama.gov/documents/9.0_Resources/9.4_Forms_Library/9.4.1_Applicant-Recipient_Forms/9.4.1_Form_204-205_EnD_App_9-15-14_Fillable.pdf

Tips for applying for AL Nursing Home Medicaid:

https://www.medicaid.alabama.gov/documents/9.0_Resources/9.4_Forms_Library/9.4.1_Applicant-Recipient_Forms/9.4.1_EnD_App_Tips_11-5-12.pdf