We are a recipient of the Laurel Way Award for customer and employee satisfaction, low employee turnover and active community involvement
The Laurels is committed to effective communication during this unprecedented time in our history. We regularly apprise guests, families, and associates to changes in facility status and policy as needed and as deemed appropriate.
We have been humbled by the support we’ve received from the local community and we truly appreciate everyone’s continued cooperation and understanding. For more information and resources regarding COVID-19, see the COVID-19 Resources page.
A Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Perched on a scenic tree-lined ridge, The Laurels of GreenTree Ridge is located less than two miles from Memorial Mission Hospital in Asheville, North Carolina. Our facility is easily accessible from Interstate 40 and the neighboring, historic Biltmore Estate.
The Laurels of GreenTree Ridge provides both short-term and long-term care for its guests, emphasizing independence and high quality living.
We offer short-term programs for respite and hospice care as well as rehabilitation. Our nursing and therapy staffs specialize in cardiac, neurological and orthopedic disorders, with special expertise in stroke and spinal injuries. Because of our strong relationships with other area health care professionals and agencies, you’ll get the fastest available track from hospital to home.
If you are considering long-term care instead, we’d love to welcome you to our Laurel family. In addition to exceeding your expectations for top-notch medical care, home-style meals and other life necessities, we’ll make sure you or your loved one enjoy a full slate of activities, events and celebrations that guarantee you’ll never be bored or lonely.
Perhaps more importantly, as a guest and valued member of the Laurel family you can count on being cared for with compassion, dignity and respect. We call it The Laurel Way of Caring, and we do it every day.
We provide a complete range of services for patients that are unable to return home after a hospitalization. Our programs provide a safe transition from hospital to home with a depth of services that typically can not be provided through home health care or by family members.Learn More
Extended and long-term care stays are appropriate for individuals that require greater levels of care and support than can be provided at home or within an independent living setting. Our guests typically need assistance with their daily activities due to physical and/or cognitive limitations.Learn More
Short-term respite stays offer a family or caregiver a short-term reprieve from the demands of around-the-clock care. Our twenty-four hour nursing care at our skilled nursing facilities assures that all medications are taken on time and any necessary medical treatments are provided.Learn More
Palliative care provides comprehensive symptom management along with guest and family support when cure-oriented treatment is no longer possible or desired. Within a palliative plan of care, emphasis is placed on guest comfort and emotional well-being.Learn More
You are sure to enjoy your fine dining experience with us. We are proud of our nutritious and appetizing meals serviced in a fine dining atmosphere. Our dining philosophy enables you to experience the service and selections you would expect in a nice restaurant.Learn More
We can bring joy to your life through companionship, activities, and laughter. We will establish an individualized activity program and you will receive a monthly calendar that features all of the scheduled events, times and locations so you can plan your activities in advance.Learn More
"My expectations were reality at The Laurels. My deepest thanks and appreciation to Dr. Kutob whose efficiency relieved my spasms and allowed me to eat. The head nurse also supported and helped me. The whole Laurel institution gave me help and enjoyment for sure. My most sincere thanks.”
Mary & Lucy
"I just wanted to take a moment to thank you for all your help in this process and making the transition so smooth. I spent several hours with my mom yesterday and my dad visited also. We went to the birthday party and he stayed in there with my mom for well over an hour numerous times holding her hands and dancing with her. Though Tuesday and Wednesday mornings were hard for him and days to come will continue to be he did state yesterday numerous times that we definitely made the right decision."
"Your housekeeping is wonderful. My room is very clean and they even ask if there is anything I need before they leave my room.”