Long-Term Care in Atlantic Beach


Fleet Landing is here for you and your family—at every stage of aging. If there comes a time when you need ongoing support from skilled nurses, our Long-Term Care neighborhood offers around-the-clock care alongside the gorgeous surroundings our campus is known for.

The beautifully designed John and Marian Derfer Health Care Pavilion offers your choice of private or semiprivate residences, as well as a wealth of amenities ranging from nutritious, chef-prepared meals to wellness programming. An on-site medical director and 24-hour nursing supervision ensure Residents have the care they need any time of day.

Our friendly, highly trained team develops personalized care plans to ensure you or your loved one have the health and social resources to make each day meaningful. Additionally, our on-site physician serves as your primary care provider and coordinates care with appropriate medical specialists—giving you need for successful aging at Fleet Landing.

To learn more about Long-Term Skilled Nursing Care at the John and Marian Derfer Healthcare Pavilion, call (904) 748-2252 today to speak with a representative and schedule a personal visit.


  • On-site medical director and Physician Assistant (PA)
  • 24-hour skilled nursing services
  • Certified RNs and certified nursing assistants
  • Assistance with all activities of daily living
  • On-site physical, occupational and speech therapy services
  • Therapy gym
  • Mental health services
  • Restorative Nursing program to help Residents maintain functionality
  • Pain management
  • Wound care
  • Robust life enrichment program
  • Café-style dining with three meals daily plus snacks and beverages
  • On-site coffee shop
  • Housekeeping services including personal laundry
  • Labyrinth
  • Full-service salon


What is long-term care?

Long-term care provides professional, compassionate support and medical supervision delivered around the clock by licensed professionals including RNs, LPNs, Certified Nurse Aides and Certified Medication Aides. Long-term care is appropriate for individuals who need intensive therapy and nursing care due to an ongoing health condition, permanent disability, chronic severe pain or those who have become frail due to the natural symptoms of advanced age.

Can family and friends visit?

Family and friends are welcome to visit. Ask about visitation policies when you tour our community.

Will Medicare pay for skilled nursing?

The John and Marian Derfer Healthcare Pavilion at Fleet Landing is a Medicare-certified provider of skilled nursing. With a qualifying hospital stay, Medicare typically covers days 1-20 of the stay. A Medicare-set daily coinsurance rate will be assessed for days 21-100. Medicare payment rules are very stringent and vary depending on a number of factors. Your out-of-pocket expense may vary based on any additional insurance coverage that you may have. Visit the Medicare website for more details.