Dianne's Story

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Dianne’s bypass surgery led to serious complications that required 24-hour skilled nursing. Read about how Collingswood helped her recover.

Collingswood is a highly respected skilled nursing facility in Rockville, Maryland conveniently located near 6 metropolitan hospitals, I-270, I-495 and Rockville Pike.

Our capabilities include:

  • Wound care, including wound vac 
  • Hemodialysis
  • Infusion therapies 
  • Oxygen support
  • Portable X-rays, EKGs and sonograms
  • End-of-life/palliative care
  • Diabetic care
  • Central line and port maintenance
  • Tube feeding, G-tube care & education
  • Feeding tubes
  • Pulmonary care
  • Lab draws
  • Bowel & bladder programs, including use of bladder scanner

Our Medical Director is Dr. Shahid Shamim. Dr. Shamim is Board Certified in Internal Medicine.

In addition to attending physicians who can provide coverage during your patient's stay with us, our staff also includes Nurse Practitioner, Registered Nurses, Licensed Practical Nurse, Geriatric Nursing Assistants, Licensed Social Workers and Registered Dietitian.

We can also coordinate additional medical specialists as needed, including:

  • Geriatric Internists
  • Podiatrists
  • Dentists
  • Neurologists
  • Pulmonologists
  • Rheumatologists
  • Ophthalmologists
  • Dermatologists
  • Urologists
  • Nephrologists
  • Psychiatrists



We invite you to reach out to us if you are interested in working with Collingswood.

Phone: 301.762.8900
Email: admissions@collingswoodnursing.com