The Cambridge Community
Cambridge Care and Rehabilitation is a skilled nursing facility in Cambridge, OH. Our skilled nursing facility is located directly behind Southeastern Ohio Regional Medical Center, and its upcoming Cancer Center set to open in fall 2020. We’re less than a quarter-mile from our local PCPs and Specialty Physician offices.
Our care team is fully staffed with RNs, LPNs, and nursing assistants who work 24/7 to develop and maintain a care plan catered entirely to your treatment. Our activity department offers programs including music and memory for our dementia care patients, and local community involvement with organizations like our 4H clubs, church groups, and school districts.
Short and Long Term Care
Though new to the Embassy Healthcare family, Cambridge is committed to providing the best in short- and long-term residential care and outpatient therapy services. Our goal is to help each resident recover to the best of their ability and get them back to their daily lives.
Cambridge is a 95-bed facility and includes the only secured memory unit in Guernsey County. Our facility boasts private and spacious short-term skilled suites and large semi-private rooms for our long-term care residents.
At Cambridge, we provide care that combines compassion with years of therapy specialist experience.
Our services include:
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
- Vital Stim
- Electrical stimulation
- Ultrasound therapy
- Pain management
- Muscle strengthening
Embassy's Wound Care Program is led by Dr. Marc Berkowitz
Dr. Marc A. Berkowitz started practicing Podiatric Medicine and Surgery in the greater Cleveland area in 2007. Dr. Berkowitz has special interests in Wound Care, Reconstructive Foot Surgery, Sports Medicine and Diabetic Foot Care. Dr. Berkowitz graduated from the Ohio College of Podiatric Medicine in 2004 where he served as an adjunct clinical faculty member. He completed a three year surgical foot and ankle residency at University Hospitals Health System/Richmond Heights where he served as a clinical attending. During his post-graduate residency, Dr. Berkowitz received specialized training in Pediatric Lower Extremity Surgery in Vienna, Austria. Dr. Berkowitz currently owns and operates Wound Care Consultants LLC, a multi-specialty company composed of physicians and nurse practitioners that render conservative and invasive care to patients residing in post-acute type facilities. Dr. Berkowitz is double American Board Certified in Podiatric Medicine and Wound Healing.
What is Wound Care?
What is the Wound care program?
The wound program would be more of a preventive program to start. Reviewing new admissions/ being proactive with current residents in identifying nutrition and surface selection for the residents. Weekly rounds and communication between the facility and the wound provider. Weekly and monthly outcome tracking.
Why is it a good program?
Our wound program is good because we focus on being proactive with new and current residents to help reduce the chances of new wounds to develop. When wound care is needed the physicians look at the entire care of the residents and address them holistically with the IDT.
What are the benefits of the program?
Staff and resident education by the provider. 7 day provider available to assist with complex wounds on admission/ skin sweeps. Advance skin substitutes for wound healing.
Who are the providers?
Please see the list of physicians in the accordion below. Click on a physician’s name and title to read their biography.
Embassy’s Fantastic Providers
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Brooke Abraham, Certified Nurse Practitioner
Brooke Abraham is a Certified Nurse Practitioner whom specializes in wound and ostomy care. She originally attended Ohio University Zanesville where she received her Associates degree in Nursing. Brooke went back to obtain her Bachelors of Nursing from Ohio University Athens while working in a wound clinic in her local town. Brooke completed her Masters of Nursing at Chamberlain College of Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner. She has 11 years of experience as it pertains to wound, ostomy and continence care and thoroughly enjoys what she does. She is board certified through ANCC and has completed several wound care certificates as it pertains to her education. She is currently employed with Wound Care Consults, LLC and practicing throughout Ohio, traveling to skilled nursing facilities, and working with patients and staff to develop a wound healing treatment plan based on the wound and the individual.
ALLY Lifestyle Memory Care Program
At Embassy of Cambridge, we provide trust, friendship and fun in a safe, home-like atmosphere for your loved one with functional and cognitive capabilities. Our staff is proud to introduce our ALLY Lifestyle Memory Care Program.
“Allies” would include family members, physicians, nurses, state-tested nursing assistants, social workers, and therapists including occupational, physical, speech/language and recreational. With the help of these allies, we create a customized profile that details the unique preferences of each resident and their family.
Our Memory Care Program activities include:
- Cooking classes
- Arts and crafts
- Radio reminiscing
- Daily exercise programs
- Musical programs to enhance memory
- Sensory stimulation
- Self-care activities
- Community outings
- Pet therapy
- Religious activities
- Courtyard access
- Respite stays offered
- On-going staff training including Teepa Snow Education and the CMS “Hand in Hand” Program