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Skilled Nursing Care
Short-term and long-term care in comfortable surroundings.

If you or a family member needs a short-stay to recover from an illness or long-term skilled nursing care, you can trust us at Carillon House. We have an exceptional reputation for providing personalized care in a comfortable environment that feels like home.

Quality care you can trust.

Our reputation of excellence stems from a genuine dedication to patient care, not-for-profit ownership and our patient-centered team of caregivers. Plus, we have an ongoing collaboration with Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and the West Texas medical community—helping us to remain at the forefront of care.

Retirement Living Guide

We work hard to maintain the highest quality of life for those in our care and to provide peace of mind for their friends and family members. Our highly trained, licensed staff of medical professionals, nurses and caregivers provide attentive, personalized care focused on individual unique needs—all in coordination with your physicians. Plus, Carillon maintains an exceptional staff-to-resident ratio, providing the reassuring continuity of care that comes with familiar, friendly faces.

Both short-term and long-term health care services are available to residents of Carillon, as well as to people living in the Lubbock community and the surrounding area.


  • Admissions welcomed at your convenience 24/7
  • Skilled medical services
    • Individual, physician-directed care in collaboration with the Texas Tech School of Medicine
    • On-site nurse practitioner
    • Skilled care for post-surgical cardiac patients
    • Ability to manage feeding tubes, IV diuretic and therapies, wound VAC therapy, Jackson-Pratt (JP) drains, PleurX drains, CPAP/BIPAP/AVAPS and LifeVest
    • 24-hour skilled care by Registered & Licensed Nurses who are supported by Certified Nursing Assistants
  • Customized therapy services through AcceleratedREHAB at Carillon
  • Daily services
    • Medication management supervised by licensed nurses
    • Professional rehabilitation services by licensed therapists
    • Assistance with bathing, dressing, weekly whirlpool or shower, foot care and medication administration
    • Linen service, personal laundry service weekly or as needed, and weekly housekeeping
    • Three meals per day with extensive menu selections accommodating special diets prepared by our chef daily
    • Furniture, including electric bed, nightstand, dresser, closet and chair
    • Wellness program, including exercise classes and nutrition management with a licensed dietician on staff
    • Wide variety of activities including exercise classes, music, art, games and interactive technology
  • Multiple insurance plans accepted, including Medicare, Humana, Care Improvement Plus, VA/Tri-West, United Healthcare, private pay long term insurance and more
  • On-site amenities, including Carillon House beauty shop offering salon services for an additional fee

Medical Director

Kitten Linton, MD

Dr. Linton received her bachelor of science degree at Texas Tech University.  She then attended medical school at University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, obtaining her medical degree in 1981. She completed her residency in Family Medicine at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and is Board Certified in Family Medicine by the American Board of Family Medicine. Dr. Linton is an Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine with Texas Tech Health Sciences Center. Through the collaborative relationship with Carillon and Texas Tech Health Sciences Center, Dr. Linton trains the future family physicians on how to care for geriatric patients in long term care settings.

Interested in what Carillon has to offer?

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