Putting you and your needs first

Whether the need is for short- or long-term skilled nursing in Charlottesville, VA, you’ll find high-caliber, outcome-driven, person-centered care in The Health Center at Westminster-Canterbury of the Blue Ridge. All rooms are private, and Lifecare residents are given priority. If you ever need one, we guarantee it will be here for you.

Services, programs and activities

  • Private rooms
  • Live music weekly
  • Private bathing rooms with quick-fill tubs

For additional details on care services in the Health Center, use the contact form or call 434-972-2622.


1What conditions require skilled care?
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
  • Stroke
  • Cardiac failure
  • Parkinson’s disease
  • Diabetes
  • Alzheimer’s disease
  • Other major illness
  • Hip or bone fracture
  • A fall-related injury
  • Orthopedic surgery
  • Severe osteoarthritis
2When would someone need long-term care?
  • An ongoing health condition or disability
  • Chronic severe pain
  • Chronic medical condition
  • Permanent disability
  • Dementia
  • Increased need for help with activities of daily living
  • Advanced age that has led to frailty and a need for supervision
3Will my monthly fee increase if I move from Independent Living to Skilled Nursing?
No, your monthly fee will not increase at a higher level of care. It is always connected to your independent living residence. That is the advantage of living at a Lifecare Community.