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Bishop Gadsden Episcopal Community

3 Bishop Gadsden Way
Charleston, SC 29412-3500
(843) 762-3300
Fax: (843) 762-6119
Services Offered:
Independent Living, Skilled Nursing, Assisted Living
  • Independent Living
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Assisted Living
  • Licenses
  • Independent Living
  • Eligibility
    Bishop Gadsden is a continuing care retirement community - offering independent living apartments and cottages, assisted living apartments and efficiencies, a skilled health care/nursing center and a memory care center. CARF Accredited through 2013 - Bishop Gadsden is the premier retirement community in the southeast and is proudly located in Charleston, SC.
    All genders welcome
    Age 65 and over
    Care Options
    Licensed nursing care provided 24 hours a day
    Physician care by routine visit
    Personal Assistance
    Activities of Daily Living (ADLs)
    Catheter management
    Foot care
    Sitting, standing, walking, and getting in and out of bed
    Medication management
    Care Services
    Massage therapy
    Mental health counseling
    Occupational therapy
    Physical therapy
    Restorative therapy
    Speech therapy
    Support groups for patients
    Support groups for families and caregivers
    Behavioral Support Offered for Residents Who...
    Yell, curse, or act verbally aggressive
    Do not sleep through the night
    Become disoriented
    Pace or rummage habitually
    Seek exits
    Need prompting for their personal care
    Diabetes Management Care
    Oral medication
    Self-administered insulin injection
    Staff-administered insulin injection
    Health Condition Care
    Bariatric needs
    Breathing support requiring oxygen
    Breathing support requiring ventilator
    Broken bones
    Colostomy/urostomy care needs
    Developmental disabilities
    Emphysema or other lung diseases
    Heart disease or heart failure
    Immune deficiency
    Incontinence and bladder management
    Management of an I.V.
    Management of a feeding tube
    Memory loss
    Monitored intake of foods and liquids
    Parkinson's disease
    Psychiatric conditions such as bipolar/manic depression or schizophrenia
    Tendency to fall
    Traumatic brain injury
    Wound treatment
    Staff certifications and training:
    We are CARF Certified through 2013 - this emcompasses our certification requirments and continuing education for ALL Staff.
    Memory Care
    There is a dedicated area for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents
    Stages of Alzheimer's Progression Accepted
    Stage 1: no impairment
    Stage 2: very mild decline
    Stage 3: mild decline
    Stage 4: moderate decline
    Stage 5: moderate, mid-stage
    Stage 6: moderately severe
    Stage 7: severe, late-stage
    Services for Alzheimer's or Dementia Residents
    Family members able to join at mealtime
    Family members able to participate in care plan
    Specially trained staff
    Safe wandering areas
    Regular assessments by interdisciplinary staff
    Environment that is easy to navigate
    Daily planned recreational and social activities
    Activities tailored to residents' abilities
    Diminished abilities or stage of disease that would result in a transfer or discharge:
    They would move to our skilled nursing if they become too deterioated in health.
    Special care programs offered for Alzheimer's and Dementia residents:
    Our staff is expertely trained and Bishop Gadsden is a RESIDENT centered program, allowing the resident and family the opportunity to make criticial decisions that benefit the resident.
    Pet Types Allowed
    Smoking accommodations are provided
    Residents may bring their own furniture
    Security Features
    24 hour controlled access
    24 hour up and awake night staff
    Door alarms
    Emergency in-room call system
    Fire sprinkler system
    Security staff on premises
    New staff subject to criminal background check
    Transportation and Parking Options
    Transportation provided by facility
    Resident parking
    Guest parking
    Room Amenities
    Air conditioning
    Cable hook up
    Full-service kitchen
    Climate control or thermostat
    Private courtyard or patio
    Private telephone line
    Wheel-in shower
    Walk-in shower
    Wheelchair access
    Washer/dryer hook-up
    Opened in:
    Number of residents: 430
    Dietary Options
    Ethnic meals
    Gluten-free meals
    Low sodium meals
    Low sugar diet and meals
    Vegetarian meals
    Kosher meals prepared in a kosher kitchen available
    Meals Provided
    Dining Styles
    Restaurant style
    Family style
    Buffet style
    Room service as needed
    On-Site Services
    Activity director
    Beautician and/or barber
    Clubhouse or meeting rooms
    Computer and internet access
    Gym and/or fitness center
    Fitness trainer
    Guest dining
    Guest lodging
    Laundry room(s)
    Laundry service
    Maintenance director
    Billiards or pool room
    Sauna and/or whirlpool
    Swimming pool
    TV, media room, or theater
    Other recreational activities:
    Golf, Tennis, Bible, Movie, Computer Users, Current Events, Night on the Town, the theatre and the arts, programs
    This facility caters to:
    All are Welcome!
    Payment Sources Accepted
    Private funds
    Damage or security deposit required
    Additional personal assistance fee required
  • Skilled Nursing
  • Accommodations
    Room Amenities
    Wheelchair access
  • Assisted Living
  • Memory Care
    Alzheimer's and Dementia Care Provided
    Number of residents: 112
    SC Continuing Care Retirement Community
    Issued by South Carolina Department of Consumer Affairs
    SC Community Residential Care Facilities
    License No. CRC-0451
    Issued by South Carolina Department of Health & Environmental Control
    SC Nursing Home
    License No. CRC-0451
    Issued by South Carolina Department of Health & Environmental Control
    SC Alzheimer Care Facilities
    License No. CRC-0451
    Issued by South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
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