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Laurels of Hillsboro

For individuals who are in need of long-term care and short-term sub-acute rehabilitative services, we offer high quality care in a state-of-the-art facility with modern-living amenities and hospitality.

Just two miles from Highland District Hospital, our 99-bed facility is perfect for you or your loved one to receive the care they deserve.

We’re All About You, and we’re here to provide personalized care from highly qualified, professional and compassionate staff with focused attention and innovative best practices.

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We're All About Making You Feel At Home.

We believe that from the moment you walk in to the facility, we have a responsibility to offer you the best. Be it services or experts, we endeavor to make you smile with satisfaction.

  • Professional care that feels personal
  • Pristine home like living environments
  • Healthy meals that actually taste great
  • Compassionate caregivers
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We're All About Offering The Best Career Opportunities!

We’re all about making Ciena the best place to work in the healthcare industry. We offer unrivaled benefits that provide for employees' physical and emotional needs. We always strive to create an environment of respect, compassion, and belonging for everyone. If you are committed to providing the highest level of care and services to our guests and community, your next opportunity is just a click away.

  • Health & Wellness
  • Worklife Balance
  • Career Advancement
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Employee Perks
  • Additional Benefits


Testimonials and Google Reviews

It's All About What Our Guests & Employees Think About Us

Great staff! Very clean facility!

– Dana

Tina and the entire staff were so good communicating with me from a distance in my absence and made me feel so at ease about life changing decisions at a moments notice.🙏💚

– Michelle

Such a great facility the people are so nice to deal with I would recommend this to any one

– Jill

the staff is great, if your looking for a good place to bring your loved ones i totally recommend!

– jayden

Friendly hard working staff. Great therapy dept.

– Christy

I love the staff at the Laurels! They are all so friendly and helpful.

– Jennifer

Excellent facility for short or long term. Great therapy rehabilitation program! Excellent care, one-on-one support & compassion when making difficult decisions. Highly recommended!

– MartyJJ

Stable, friendly, and knowledgeable team

– Lindsey

Caring and dedicated staff that provide high quality care

– Curtis

Wonderful staff, that care deeply for their residents.

– Monica

very caring people

– Robin

I am writing to commend Laurels of Hillsboro for their professionalism and commitment to truly caring about their residents. In addition, I am also grateful for the relationship that the staff is building with our family. I am always welcomed warmly and made to feel comfortable. All levels of staffi... Read More

– Cindy


Laurels of Hillsboro offers a full spectrum of post-hospital services, from a short-term rehabilitation stay to long-term nursing care.

We are thrilled to offer our Outpatient Aquatic Therapy Program with the Highland County YMCA to the Hillsboro community!

Aquatic therapy is a specialized form of physical and occupational therapy that allows muscles to relax while helping to reduce joint pain.  Aquatic therapy has many advantages because it promotes muscle relaxation, reduces pain sensation, and decreases muscle spasms.  In fact, water therapy has been proven to be the best environment to achieve full function, regardless of the injury.

People of all ages & swim abilities can benefit from aquatic therapy, including anyone with the following conditions:

  • Post-Surgical Debilitation
  • Bone, Joint, or Muscle Disorders
  • Neurological and Orthopedic Injuries

Nursing & Rehabilitation


  • Licensed Administrator
  • Director of Nursing
  • Director, Admissions and Marketing
  • Physician Medical Director
  • Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses
  • Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Rehabilitation Coordinator
  • Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapists
  • Dietary Manager
  • Therapeutic Recreation Director
  • Wound Care Team
  • Licensed Social Worker
  • Registered Dietitian
  • Dental, Vision and Podiatry Services


  • Private Guest Rooms
  • Wheelchair Accessible Bus
  • Rehab Gym
  • Spa
  • Beauty and Barber Shop
  • Courtyard
  • Garden
  • Aviary
  • Cable / Satellite Television Hookups

Directions to Laurels of Hillsboro

175 Chillicothe Avenue Hillsboro, OH 45133

Take a Virtual Tour

The best way to tour our facilities is always in person, but if you would like to take a quick peek online, take our virtual tour below or contact us for more information.


Please contact your insurance representative and the Ciena Center if you do not see your insurance plan. The participation in an insurance plan does not guarantee payment for services provided. Please contact your insurance representative and our staff to verify coverage.

  • Aetna
  • Aetna Better Health of Ohio
  • Anthem BCBS
  • Bright Health Plan
  • Buckeye Health Plan
  • CareSource
  • Gateway Health Plan
  • Humana
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • MediGold
  • Molina
  • OhioHealth Group
  • Quality Care Partners
  • Tricare-Certified
  • United Healthcare


Skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) like Ciena Healthcare provide crucial services for our most vulnerable population: the frail and elderly. Today’s SNFs have significantly evolved over time to provide both long-term comprehensive care and short-term rehabilitation services. However, in comparison to other medical settings, especially hospitals, SNFs are often overlooked for important resources and funding.

As health care evolves, skilled nursing facilities are increasingly providing care previously delivered in hospitals. Nationwide, the 65 and older population will double over the next 20 years. By 2040, it could triple. As our population ages, SNFs are becoming increasingly vital to the care and wellbeing of our seniors.

SNFs need advocates and allies to actively engage with their representatives and speak up about important issues facing our industry. This page is designed to share ways you can help support SNFs and the vital services they provide for our elders.

Contact Your Elected Officials and Voice Your Support for SNFs!

It is crucial the voices of SNF supporters be heard by Congress. Members of Congress value their constituents’ opinions and it is critical they hear from our advocates and allies.

Click here to locate your elected officials and “Speak Up” for SNFs!

American Health Care Association Action Center

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) represents the collective interests of more than 14,000 non-profit and proprietary skilled nursing centers, assisted living communities, sub-acute centers, and homes for individuals with intellectual and development disabilities.

Click here to support the pressing issues AHCA is pursuing with the federal government.

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