Nursing Services

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Nursing Services

Fearrington Cares offers the services of a Registered Nurse right here in the Village during office hours. You can drop by between 9:00 a.m. and noon, Monday through Friday, or call the center (919-542-6877) for an appointment or phone consultation.  Nursing consultation and home visits by appointment:  Noon until 3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday.

Nursing services are offered without charge to Fearrington Village residents of all ages.

For medical emergencies  contact your personal physician or call 911.

Available services include:

  • First Aid
  • Needs assessment
  • Home visits for homebound residents
  • Injections (limited)
  • Patient teaching for self-care
  • Referrals to medical services
  • Referrals and advice about housing options and personal care services
  • Suture removal
  • Bite care
  • Wound care and dressing changes
  • Fall Risk Assessment (provided by a nurse/physical therapist team?
  • Foot Care Clinic for diabetics and frail elderly individuals – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY – call 919-542-6877 for more information
  • Blood pressure checks – any day during center hours (Monday–Friday from 9:00 a.m. to noon)