Extended Care & Skilled Nursing


For older adult patients or others who need special care, our Extended Care Facility gives you both dignity and independence. Our Skilled Nursing Facility can be an intermediate level on the way to recovery for those recently discharged from acute care. We are staffed with friendly professionals who understand your unique needs.

AVRMC Nursing Care Center has provided a home-like environment since 1963. It is owned by the city of La Junta and managed by Quroum Health Resources Inc. We are licensed by the Colorado Department of Health and accept private pay and Medicaid residents. Both short term and long term admissions can be accomodated.

For more information, please contact our Admissions Coordinator (719) 383-6108.

AVRMC Nursing Care Center is a JCAHO certified nursing care center. The unit has a dining room/activity area and laundry room.
There is a total of 50 beds.
A JCAHO accredited Hospital is attached to our Nursing Care Center. It includes an Emergency Department, Rehabilitation Department, and Home Health Services. A Dialysis Center is also located on campus.
Twenty-five physician specialists visit AVRMC monthly and ten primary care physicians are located in the area.
Nursing Care Center

Hospice Services are available.
Our Nutrition Services Department has a certified dietician on staff and Creative Dining alternatives are available.
Daily activities are planned for our Nursing Care Center Unit as well as weekly community outings.
Pet therapy is offered which includes bird aviaries.

Nursing Care Center Administrator
(719) 383-6000