Nursing & First Aid Services

There’s never a charge for first aid or nursing services for Fearrington Village residents.

For medical emergencies, contact your personal physician, go to an urgent care facility, or call 911.

A registered nurse is available at the Fearrington Cares Center weekdays from 9 am to noon. Our nurse does not remove splinters or perform any procedure that breaks the skin, with the limited exception of injections.

The walk-in clinic is available for fully vaccinated residents only. If you’re not fully vaccinated, you must call for an appointment. Please adhere to our COVID safety protocol.

Nursing consultations: The walk-in clinic is open for fully vaccinated residents Monday through Friday from 9 am until noon. You must make an appointment if you’re not fully vaccinated.

Home visits are available by appointment each weekday from 12 noon to 3 pm.

Our nursing services:
  • Bite care and tick removal
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Discussion of and suggestions for obtaining medical services
  • Fall risk screening, provided by a nurse/physical therapist team
  • First aid
  • Foot care clinic for frail and elderly residents and those with diabetes; appointments are required
  • Home visits for homebound residents
  • Injections (limited to when a resident has already been receiving injections)
  • Needs assessment
  • Patient education for self-care
  • Referrals and advice about personal care services
  • Referrals to medical services
  • Review of patient teaching for self-care
  • Suture removal
  • Wound care and dressing changes

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