About Us

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Cottonwood Canyon Healthcare Center is a premier skilled nursing facility in El Cajon, California. Our state-of-the-art facility is located in San Diego County. We specialize in providing rehabilitation services onsite to help our residents regain their independence and return to their homes.

Cottonwood Canyon Healthcare Center sits in an ideal location. We offer beautiful grounds including our courtyards, ponds, and fountain. Our therapy gardens offer an oasis for healing and give our residents that extra special feeling of a beautiful environment. “We put our hearts into helping you” is our pledge and promise.

At Cottonwood Canyon Healthcare Center, caring is our main concern. Our organization is built on the premise that the most effective way to provide compassionate care is to:

  • Maintain high medical integrity
  • Foster a team spirit among staff
  • Create friendly, beautiful surroundings for our residents and their visitors

Often the transition to a skilled nursing facility is challenging. At Cottonwood Canyon Healthcare Center, we strive to ease the process by providing an environment where residents and guests feel informed and comfortable.

In addition to nurses and staff who are always available to answer questions and lend a hand, each resident is paired with a coordinator, to help ease transition and provide a familiar smiling face.

Our team of qualified professionals helps residents recover from surgery, injury or serious illness. Whey understand the importance of creating a comfortable and nurturing atmosphere, whether residents stay for short-term treatment or long-term care.

Visitors are welcome every day of the week. Come see our residents and friendly staff in action. Feel free to contact us to learn more about the unique, sophisticated healthcare environment at Cottonwood Canyon Healthcare Center.

Quick Facts

  • All beds are Medicare and Medicaid certified.
  • 94 Beds
  • TV and cable included
  • The full in-house rehab unit provides: PT, OT, ST.
  • Admissions can be processed 24/7.
  • RNs are on duty and onsite 24 hours/day.
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