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Assisted Living

At Mountainside Residential Care Center — Quality Care Comes First.


Mountainside Residential Care Center, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth), helps its residents live the fullest lives they can. The award-winning 82-bed enhanced care facility is regularly rated among the best nursing homes in country by Medicare and has been listed among the best in U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Nursing Homes” issue each year for more than a decade.



Mountainside is not simply a top-rated nursing home. It is also setting the pace for safe, outstanding care through COVID-19 and in a post-pandemic world.

Mountainside is:

  • Licensed by the New York State Department of Health
  • Certified by the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services.
  • A charter member for the Advancing Excellence in America’s Nursing Homes.
  • Nationally certified wound care nurses on staff through the National Alliance of Wound Care. 
  • Recognized with the Healthcare Association of New York State’s “Pinnacle Award” and featured in the Profiles in Quality and Patient Safety publication for achievements in quality improvement and patient safety.

The award-winning center is widely recognized for its:

  • Dedicated staff to assist qualifying residents with the Restorative Nursing Program which has nursing interventions that promote the residents’ ability to adapt and adjust to living as independently and safely as possible.
  • Advanced technology with a comprehensive electronic medical record that improves the resident’s quality of care.
  • Collaboration with all members of the interdisciplinary team to ensure the best care possible for each resident.
  • Consistent staffing so residents see the same caregivers (registered nurses, licensed practical nurses or certified nursing assistants) almost every time they are on duty to help residents feel comfortable by receiving care from caregivers they know and who understand their personal preferences and needs.

With a friendly, professional staff, the good company of interesting neighbors and so many things to see and do, residents say they feel right at home at Mountainside.


Mountainside Residential Care Center
42158 State Highway 28
Margaretville, NY 12455
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Coronavirus (COVID-19): Maintaining a Safe and Effective Care Environment

A safe and effective care environment is our highest priority, and Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) hospitals and medical practices have undertaken the necessary steps to protect our patients, visitors and workforce as the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation evolves.


New visitation restrictions are in effect.  Mountainside Residential Care Center residents will not be allowed visitors.   

  • While visitor restrictions are in place there are other methods to facilitate communication,  such as phone, Facetime, and others.
  • We are happy to work with your loved one on this.

Please call the DOH’s coronavirus hotline at 888.364.3065 or visit Health.NY.Gov for additional information and prevention tips.

Please read our Pandemic Emergency Plan (PEP).  Our PEP is available upon request.

Updated: February 23, 2021