Named for Granville County’s first hospital, Brantwood Nursing Center is an important component of Granville Health System and its programs. Brantwood is accredited by the Joint Commission of Accreditation of Hospital Associations and licensed by the Division of Facility Services of North Carolina to serve eighty residents.
Brantwood offers both private and semi-private accommodations, a private, landscaped courtyard and several day rooms and parlors ideal for visiting, playing games or private family gatherings. The building design offers various settings for resident and family enjoyment.
Nutritional services are provided by a Registered Dietician and include well-planned, nutritious meals and a variety of choices for snacks in-between meals. A multitude of group and individual activities are always available at Brantwood Nursing Center. These activities include music, religious services, games, auctions, gardening, afternoon tea and many other special events. Young and old alike are involved in activities with our residents.
Beauty shop services are also available.
Brantwood has a professional, experienced staff to care for residents. Registered nurses, Licensed Practical Nurses and Certified Nursing Assistants ensure excellent care in a healthy, supportive environment.
Whenever residents require additional care, Granville Medical Center is close by to meet the need. With a full range of acute care services, Granville Medical Center is prepared to care for Brantwood Nursing Center residents with more serious medical problems.
Brantwood Nursing Center complements Granville Medical Center’s existing services and provides care. The commitment to high quality care is strong at Brantwood Nursing Center. It is the mission of Granville Medical Center to operate the Brantwood Nursing Center in a manner that reflects the same high standards of quality and personalized care offered at Granville Medical Center.
Brantwood offers Granville Medical Center patients a smooth transition from acute care to skilled nursing services allowing individuals to stay in Granville County under the care of their personal physician. Continuity of care is an important benefit offered by Brantwood Nursing Center. For additional information concerning Brantwood Nursing Center, please call (919) 690-3334 and speak to the Social Services Director.
Brantwood's Activity Programs exceed State and Federal Standards. The Activity Staff prides itself in providing physical, mental and social programming, that correspond with past interest of residents and in developing new programs to help stimulate all residents no matter their physical or mental status. Some of the programs offered at Brantwood include: music, bingo, religious services, gardening, outings-including monthly shopping, parties, movies, mental and physical games. The programs are offered in a variety of settings including dining room, activity rooms, and outside under our beautiful covered shelter complete with ceiling fans and picnic tables.
Volunteers at Brantwood are a wonderful help, and the program could not be run without them. Weekday volunteers provide juice distribution through the Juice Cart, help with crafts, games and parties and distribute friendly hellos to all residents. Evening and weekend volunteers play bingo and do musical and religious programs. Many of our volunteers donate items such as gardening supplies, bingo prizes, party foods and special items requested or needed by residents.
Brantwood has a Student Volunteer Program during the summer. Students must be at least 15 years old and may work 3 hours daily 5 days a week. Applications/interviews will be available in May.
The Brantwood Newsletter is published monthly and sent to volunteers, family and friends of residents. If you would like to receive a newsletter or volunteer please call (919) 690-3263.