Patient-centered short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing

University Care Center is a short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility in San Diego, California. We are dedicated to providing personalized rehabilitation and nursing services to all who enter our doors. Our healthcare professionals strive to help our residents reach their maximum potential in a caring and supportive environment.

Patient-centered short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing

University Care Center is a short-term rehabilitation and skilled nursing facility in San Diego, California. We are dedicated to providing personalized rehabilitation and nursing services to all who enter our doors. Our healthcare professionals strive to help our residents reach their maximum potential in a caring and supportive environment.

University Care Center rehab therapist and resident in the gym

Short-Term Rehabilitation

At University Care Center, your successful recovery and quick return home is our top priority. We provide a unique and personalized experience whether you’re suffering from an illness or bouncing back from a major medical event. And, rest assured, all rehab takes place in our fully equipped therapy gym under the guidance of licensed experts.

University Care Center nurse in the hallway

24-Hour Skilled Nursing

A stay at University Care Center begins with an evaluation by our team of physicians, therapists, nurses, social services, and other support staff. These meetings allow us to design a personalized care plan focused on returning you to your highest level of independence as quickly as possible.

University Care Center rehab therapist and resident in the gym

Long-Term Care

Our long-term care services were designed to meet the daily needs of those who have serious, ongoing health conditions or disabilities. Our goal is to help patients live as independently and safely as possible while providing assistance with activities of daily living such as bathing, dressing, personal hygiene, and nutrition.

University Care Center wound care specialist and resident

Complex Wound Care

Our wound care program utilizes professional, clinical and technical resources designed for the treatment of a variety of wound conditions including ostomies (colostomy/urostomy), wound dehiscence, diabetic arterial/venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, and pre- and post-flap surgery.

Nurse using a stethoscope on an elderly woman

Hospice Services

We offer compassionate hospice care for those with advanced, life-limiting illnesses. Our team of compassionate professionals will work together to help ensure our patient’s last days are as comfortable as possible and spent with dignity and surrounded by their loved ones.

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Front Desk Phone

(619) 583-1993


Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 8 am – 7 pm
Weekends: 9 am – 6:30 pm

24/7 Admission Support
Tel: (619) 583-1993
Fax: (619) 583-1365

Street Address
5602 University Avenue
San Diego, CA 92105
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