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Runnells Specialized Hospital


40 Watchung Way , Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922

(855) 840-7257

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Amenities at Runnells Specialized Hospital

Property Info

Resident Capacity: 300

State License #: 22001L

Semi-Private Units

Private Units

Air Conditioning/Climate Control

Emergency Call System

24-Hour Staffing

Employee Background Checks

Beauty/Barber Shop

Chapel Services


Full-Time Activity Director

Social Events

Trips & Outings

Spiritual Activities

Exercise Classes

Live, On-site Entertainment

Educational Opportunities


Outside Patio/Gardens

Computer/Internet Access

Cable/Satellite TV

Pet Policy: Pets allowed to visit only

Special Meals: Diabetic,Kosher,Low-salt,Gluten-free,Low-fat,Pureed,Renal,Vegetarian


Nurse Availability: On Site 24/7

On-Site Medical Visits: Geriatric physician,Dentist,Podiatrist,Speech Therapist,Occupational Therapist,Physical Therapist

Medication Management

Diabetes Care

Help with Activities of Daily Living

Transportation to Appointments

Other Transportation Provided


Additional Languages Spoken: Translator Service Available

Description of Runnells Specialized Hospital

RUNNELLS Specialized Hospital of Union County is a unique, state-of-the-art facility providing personalized services to meet each patients needs on a 45-acre mountain top tract of land which offers breathtaking, panoramic views of the Watchung Mountains. This Skilled Nursing Care provider offers short term, subacute care as well and long term care. Respite stays are also available. Staffed daily by physicians and a full complement of professional nurses, the team includes advanced practice nurses, psychiatrists, psychologist, and professional social workers. Full time occupational, physical and activities therapists design individualized programs for residents to improve physical abilities, build greater self-reliance and strengthen interpersonal skills. Residents of RUNNELLS enjoy on-site dental, beautician and barber services, a nondenominational chapel staffed by a variety of pastoral care providers, private landscaped secure courtyards and coffee and gift shop. Runnells is known throughout the region for providing compassionate care for those needing either palliative or hospice services. An active Resident Council and the Family Counsel provide a forum for residents and loved ones to express their joys and concerns. The location is easily accessible from Routes 22, 24 and 78.