Merry Heart Health Care Center

Merry Heart Health Care Center , our nursing and rehabilitation center in Succasunna, offers numerous programs addressing different levels of care. It is a modern, spacious, cheerful building, in a very convenient location; close to shopping, restaurants and major thoroughfares. This facility opened in December, 2002. All 107 beds are Medicare and Medicaid certified. Residents are housed on three floors. The first floor contains a modern rehabilitation wing. Most short-term sub-acute patients are housed there. The second floor accommodates long-term residents and features “ Memory Lane,” a hallway of murals depicting scenes from the olden days in Succasunna. This floor is secured for the safety and protection of those residents with memory impairments. The third floor also houses long term residents. Residents gather for special events in the spacious first floor dining room.



  • Sub-acute/Post-hospital rehabilitation
  • Short term/Respite care
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia care
  • Skilled nursing/Long term care
  • Hospice care


Services Include:

  • Safe and secure environment

  • Round-the-clock nursing supervision by skilled and devoted RNs and LPNs

  • Three nutritious meals served daily, with wholesome snacks always available

  • All meals prepared under the supervision of a Registered Dietitian

  • Assistance with daily routines as needed; including eating, bathing and toileting by qualified, caring nursing staff

  • Routine health and progress assessments
  • Medication administration
  • Procurement of medication through our pharmaceutical provider
  • On-site medical consultation
  • Primary care physician service on-call
  • Physical therapy and rehabilitation services
  • Variety of social, cultural and recreational activities
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Linen and laundry service
  • Social Services consultation 


  • Modern facility, opened in late 2002
  • Convenient location close to shopping, restaurants and major thoroughfares
  • Large, welcoming rooms
  • Alzheimer’s/Dementia floor features “ Memory Lane,” a hallway with hand-painted murals of nostalgic scenes from the past
  • Fully equipped Beauty salon/Barber shop
  • Religious services and clergy visitation
  • Pet therapy


Ancillary Charges

  • Medical supplies
  • Special medical/adaptive equipment
  • Beauty salon/Barber services
  • Guest meals
  • Telephone services
  • Cable television services
  • Private duty aide

Fees are based on private or shared arrangements and level of required care. For help in choosing a program or specific prices of available options, or to arrange a tour, please contact the Director of Admissions:

Anita Vescio
973-584-4000, Ext. 1183

Directions to Merry Heart Health Care Center in Succasunna