Wachusett Respiratory Care Unit (formerly known as Wachusett Extended Care Facility) at Holden Rehab is a premiere provider for medically complex residents and proud to be the most experienced Chronic Ventilator Facility in the central Massachusetts area. Our brand new state of the art unit has 41 beds. We have been caring for ages 22 to geriatric with complex needs for over 20 years. Our areas of expertise includes:

  • Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (Lou Gehrig’s disease)
  • Spinal Cord Injuries
  • Anoxic/Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Stroke Rehabilitation

Wachusett has specialized staff, trained to provide exemplary care, services include:

  • Chronic Ventilator Care
  • Tracheostomy Care
  • Pain Management
  • Cough Assist
  • Complex Wound Care
  • Colostomy/Ileostomy/Urostomy Care
  • Hospice/End of Life Care
  • Respite Care
  • Respiratory Therapist and Registered Dietician
  • Physical, Occupational & Speech Therapy

Wachusett Respiratory Care Unit is a Medicare and Medicaid certified provider and accepts most insurance plans.


We welcome your questions and referrals to Wachusett Respiratory Care Unit. Please contact our Admissions Department for assistance or a tour of any of our facilities. View & print our Application for Admission form as a PDF.

Kristin Mongeon, LPN
Phone: 774-764-8656
Fax: 508-829-1277
Or email: KMongeon@OriolHealthCare.com

Life Goes On

At Wachusett, you or your loved one can now become a neighborhood resident instead of a patient in a hospital. Learn more about the community through our Life Goes On brochure.

Welcome Booklet

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Wachusett Respiratory Program Booklet

Get an inside look at our unique respiratory program, our amenities and accommodations.


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