Crane’s Mill Blog: Rehabilitation

Crane’s Mill resident thankful for 5-star nursing staff, therapy just steps from home.

An independent living resident sent us this inspiring letter about the care in our 5-star rated Health Center, and we are proud to share with you: Over 12 years ago, my wife, Janet, and I sold our home in Livingston, and moved to Crane’s Mill. At the time, we were getting ready to retire, and wanted to live in an active, vibrant senior community in the West Essex area.  It was a wonderful experience for at least 10 years, as our independent apartment was spacious and comfortable, and we had all the amenities. Two years ago, Janet was called to heaven, and though …Read More »


Family Grateful for Mom’s Successful Recovery at Crane’s Mill

“On behalf of our entire family, we would like to say “thank you” to the Crane’s Mill Health Center for all your great care and wonderful support that you provide to our mom over the past two months. When we first admitted our mom to Crane’s Mill, we felt so hopeless, but as the days and weeks passed, we realized that she was in the best hands and it gave us all hope and put us at ease. It is because of each and every one of you that mom’s recovery was so successful. Your facility always makes us feel …Read More »


Did You Know? Crane’s Mill accepts direct admissions for Assisted Living, Skilled Nursing, & Sub-Acute Rehab

The Health Center at Crane’s Mill provides top-notch care for both residents of Crane’s Mill and of the community at large. For direct admissions from the outside, there is no entrance fee or community fee. Crane’s Mill addresses the ever-changing needs of those desiring an active, independent lifestyle both today and tomorrow. Whether care is needed for a short term or as part of a comprehensive plan, residents and their loved ones can rest assured that Crane’s Mill will provide the care you need, when you need it. In the Health Center, residents find an array of different living accommodations to …Read More »



Making the Right Move for You

Considering a move to a retirement community? Make sure they have a skilled nursing facility on-hand. We talk quite a bit about the luxurious apartments and cottages, the beauty of the natural wildlife surrounding our campus, and of course the wonderful hotel-like services and amenities. Plus the delicious food, indoor pool and gym, friendly staff and more. All of those items are very important when choosing a retirement community. You want to make sure you’re in a place that fits your personality, needs and wants. You’re moving because you want a wonderful lifestyle. But you’re also making this move to …Read More »


Families Should Be Proactive When Considering Senior Living Options

Have you read our very own Barbara Davey’s Q&A piece from a recent edition of the Star-Ledger? You can access the piece here, and be sure to check back and let us know your thoughts! Barbara chats with readers about independent living, assisted living, rehabilitation, and more! As our very own “hospital lady,” Barbara’s expertise comes from over 25 years of working in the industry. We think you’ll find she is a valuable resource. Click here to visit the article, then be sure to click here to send us an email to discuss. …Read More »


Did You Know?

Crane’s Mill accepts direct admissions in our Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Rehabilitation departments. Our residents enjoy the comfort that comes from knowing if they have a surgery, illness, or other trip to the hospital, and are in need of rehab after, they come right home to Crane’s Mill and its exceptional rehabilitation department. However, many local residents may not know that you can enjoy that same excellent healthcare even if you are not a Crane’s Mill resident. We accept many direct admissions every month from local hospitals such as HackensackUMC Mountainside, Saint Barnabas Medical Center, and Morristown Medical Center, as well …Read More »


Sub-Acute Rehab at Crane’s Mill

Did you know that you can complete your sub-acute rehabilitation at Crane’s Mill? That’s right, you don’t have to live at Crane’s Mill resident to enjoy the same excellent healthcare as our residents. If your doctor decides you need physical, occupational, speech, or other therapy after a hospital stay, you may be eligible for a stay in our Sub-Acute Rehabilitation Department. For more info, call 973-276-3016 or click here to visit the rehabilitation area of our website. …Read More »


West Orange Resident Thankful for Care Received at Crane’s Mill

Crane’s Mill is open to members of the outside community for direct admission into our sub-acute rehabilitation unit. To read more letters from residents and family members, visit the Crane’s Mill Reviews page. “I am a resident of West Orange, and recently needed to go to a sub-acute rehab facility. I selected Crane’s Mill in West Caldwell, and it was very beneficial for my recovery. I found that most of the people that I had contact with were very knowledgeable and helpful with their job responsibilities. I would especially like to make note of Michael Maykish and his rehab staff …Read More »


Lyndhurst Resident Recommends Crane’s Mill Rehab

Here is a letter we received reviewing the sub-acute rehabilitation care at Crane’s Mill. For more testimonials, please visit the Crane’s Mill Reviews page. “I am a resident of Lyndhurst, and needed to have short-term rehab care after a hospital stay. My daughter lives in the Caldwell area, so I came to the Crane’s Mill Health Center in West Caldwell. I arrived at Crane’s Mill in late October, and when I left earlier this month, I felt like I was leaving family. The staff was very kind and friendly, and I have to say that they really “bent over backwards” …Read More »