National Police and EMS Week
Published on June 14, 2022, 1:19 pm
Granite Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, LLC took an afternoon to honor and express our appreciation to our First Responders during Nation Police Week and National EMS Week. Granite City Police Dept., Pontoon Beach Police Dept., Madison County Sheriff’s Office, Granite City Ambulance, ARCH of Granite City and Abbott Ambulance all received a basket of a variety of gourmet popcorn from the Chef Shoppe. “We want to say Thank You to the First Responders that selflessly give themselves day after day. This is only a small token of our appreciation for what they do for our facility and the community, ” said Heather Baylock, Director of Admissions.
Published on August 11, 2021, 4:02 pm
Celebrating Watermelon Day, Tuesday, August 3rd, with plenty of fresh Watermelon, Watermelon Lemonade Slushies and good music!
Beautiful weather to spend on the porch socializing!!
Proudly Announcing Our New Medical Director
Published on November 17, 2020, 9:38 am
Granite is extremely proud to announce our new Medical Director, Dr. Charles Ampadu, MD. Dr. Ampadu is an internist affiliated with multiple hospitals and health systems in the area, including Memorial Hospital-Belleville, HSHS St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, and Touchette Regional Hospital. He recently filled the medical director position replacing Dr. Louis Gary who passed away suddenly earlier this year.
He completed his undergraduate education at the Illinois Institute of Technology in Chicago in Biomedical Science, then to the University of Illinois College of Medicine for his medical education. Dr. Ampadu completed both his internship and residency training at Cook County hospital in Chicago now known as John H. Stroger Jr. Hospital of Cook County. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine, a Fellow of American College of Physicians, a member of American Society of Internal Medicine as well as American Medical Association. He has more than 20 years of medical experience receiving multiple awards including Leading Physicians of the World and IL Top Docs in 2018, 2019 & 2020.
We are excited to have Dr. Ampadu join our team of professionals here at Granite Nursing and Rehabilitation. Welcome Dr. Ampadu!
Put Yourself in Our Hands
Published on December 31, 2019, 11:39 am
Amazing Things Are Happening Here!
Using State of the Art Equipment to Help You Achieve Independence
- Accelerated Care Plus Modalities
- Diathermy – Ultrasound – E-Stim
- Patterned NMES-neuromuscular Stimulation
- Omnicycle – LiteGait
Call Us! We’ll Share How Our Programs Can Help You!
- Short Term Rehabilitation
- Long Term Care
“Joann lived alone at home… unable to walk, unable to grasp with her hand. She is now able to walk and grasp, gaining independence. Her quality of life has improved tremendously!”
Would you like to get find out more about us? Please give us a call or fill out the contact form at the bottom of the page with your inquiry. Thank you!
Frequently Asked Questions
Published on December 30, 2019, 10:17 am
Do you have beds available?
Bed availability can change on a daily basis. Please contact the Admissions Department for availability.
Do you have Social Workers to assist with discharge planning?
Yes, upon admissions, our social worker will meet with you and discuss the plan of care for the resident. They will follow up on the progress throughout the care plan and will meet with you to assist with discharge planning and initiate any home services desired.
How do I admit a loved one from the hospital?
Inform the social worker at the hospital that you desire admission to Granite Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. They will contact and fax the referral to our Admissions Department
How do I admit a loved one from home?
There are certain forms that need to be completed by the primary care physician including a History and Physical, State OBRA screening, admission order and a list of medications. The physician’s office will be familiar with these forms but please contact us; we would love to assist you.