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Oakwood - North Baldwin’s Center for Living

  • Category: Nursing Home

About This Location

We understand that deciding to place a loved one in a long-term care facility is a difficult decision. Oakwood - North Baldwin's Center for Living is a 75-bed licensed skilled nursing facility located on the campus of North Baldwin Infirmary. Our staff provides round-the-clock care in a clean, comfortable and home-like environment. Established in 1991, our facility includes both private and semi-private accommodations that are spacious and tastefully-decorated. We also offer both long and short-term care.


The Oakwood team uses a holistic approach to caring for those admitted to our facility. This includes meeting physical, social, emotional and psychological needs through the following services:

  • Individualized group activities
  • Individualized dietary menus
  • Social work and discharge planning
  • Nutritional and registered dietician services
  • Pharmacy services
  • Psychological services
  • Hospice
  • Podiatry care
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry services
  • Beauty and barber shop
  • In-house dental care
  • 24-hour compassionate care


We have an extensive set of programs in place to provide both preventive and rehabilitative care. Our programs include:

  • Restorative nursing
  • Diabetic care
  • Wound care
  • Alzheimer’s and dementia care
  • Pain management
  • Fall prevention

Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease

We care for those patients requiring additional care due to dementia or Alzheimer's disease. Our highly skilled staff promotes and follows established safety precautions for these residents.


All residents receive a nutritional screening assessment by our clinical dietitian following admission. Meals are prepared fresh daily by our on-site dietary department.


We offer a unique approach to social and recreational activities. Our certified recreational therapist designs daily activities that promote social and physical interaction, communication and fond memories. Oakwood also provides residents with transportation on outings, shopping trips and community activities.

Our Team

Oakwood is comprised of qualified and caring staff who work to make our residents as comfortable as possible. The staff includes:

  • Physicians
  • Registered nurses
  • Licensed practical nurses
  • Certified nursing assistants
  • Certified recreational therapist
  • Physical, occupational and speech therapists
  • Registered dietician
  • Licensed social worker
  • Psychologist and psychiatrist
  • Nurse practitioners

Social Services

The social services department at Oakwood offers each resident the option to discuss and develop solutions to meet personal needs. Our licensed social worker promotes resident independence, dignity and personal fulfillment.

Contact Us

Please allow us to guide you in arranging for pre-admission medical tests, examinations and physician orders. If you have questions regarding our admission procedures or would like to arrange a tour, call 251-937-3501.