University Extended Care Amara

2021 Scott Road
Augusta, GA 30906
706-790-0786 Fax

About Amara

University Extended Care Amara is a 213-bed skilled nursing center offering acute, long-term, respite and hospice care services.  Amara’s services include 24-hour nursing care and full rehabilitative services in addition to a dedicated Alzheimer’s/dementia unit.

Amara’s devoted team of licensed and certified medical professionals provide a comprehensive approach to quality care and treatment.  This is reinforced through pain management, wound care, activities and social services. 

Whether you need short-term recovery from an illness, surgery or injury or an extended stay at Amara for long-term skilled care is needed, our staff is fully trained and able to provide services and treatment appropriate to the changing needs of each individual resident.

University Extended Care Amara amenities include:

Services Overview

  • Alzheimer’s/dementia unit
  • Tube feeding
  • Pain management
  • Individual clinical care plan
  • Housekeeping/laundry
  • Registered dietitian
  • Three meals a day
  • Wound care
  • Therapeutic activities
  • Barber & beauty services
  • Respite/hospice services
  • Registered nurses
  • Medication administration
  • Medicare/Medicaid/Private Pay

Therapy Services

  • Stroke rehab
  • Cardiac rehab
  • Orthopaedic rehab
  • Spinal cord injury rehab
  • Wound care
  • Linguistic training
  • Augmentative training
  • ADL & gait training
  • Fall-prevention programs
  • Dysphasia training
  • Dementia management
  • Cognitive retraining
  • Prosthetic training
  • Contracture management
  • Wheelchair control
  • Neurological rehab
  • Sensory retraining