Meet the Administrator

Craig Neiswanger is the Administrator of NMS Healthcare of Hyattsville. He joined NMS Healthcare in 2008, and has worked in several roles. During his six years with NMS Healthcare, he has held different positions before becoming an Administrator. Craig started in the Dietary Department and then rotated through many others, significantly building his long term care experiences. Most notably, he served as a Business Associate, Director of Outpatient Rehab and Assistant Administrator.

He decided to enroll in the Administrator-in-Training Program in 2012. Craig became a Licensed Nursing Home Administrator in April 2014 and assumed the role as Administrator of our Hyattsville facility in June 2014.

Craig received his Bachelor's of Science in Business Administration from Wheeling Jesuit University

About this facility

NMS Healthcare of Hyattsville is the most comprehensive sub-acute care facility in the state of Maryland. The center is located in Hyattsville, Maryland, right across the Washington, DC border. It is just minutes away from The Catholic University, Washington Hospital Center and Providence Hospital.

This medical complex offers 270 beds, mostly private rooms, and provides post-acute care, rehabilitation services, pulmonary management, transitional care, pain management, hospice care, on-campus dialysis, IV therapy and complex wound care.

NMS Healthcare of Hyattsville provides a healing environment for residents to achieve maximum recovery, independence and quality of life.

Our interdisciplinary team includes:
Board Certified Medical Directors, Pulmonologists, Vascular Surgeons, Wound Care Physicians, Pain Management Physicians, Nephrologists, Physiatrists, Podiatrists, Nurse Practitioners, Case Managers, Registered Nurses, Hospice Nurses, Dietitians, Respiratory Therapists, Rehabilitation Therapists, Social Workers, Certified Activities Consultants and Geriatric Nurse Assistants.

Renal Care & On-Campus Dialysis

Our Renal Program helps patients with CKD (at any stage of kidney function), manage complications such as high blood pressure, anemia, weak bones and increased risk of heart and blood vessel disease. The Dialysis Center offers excellent care for inpatients and outpatients with ESRD. Our senior management team includes individuals who have worked in a variety of healthcare segments during their careers, including many years of service to dialysis patients.

Ventilator Care

Our 50-bed pulmonary care unit is staffed by a dedicated multidisciplinary team comprised of experienced and specially trained caregivers. Pulmonologists direct our respiratory and nursing teams to ensure specialized care and to improve the resident’s quality of life. Pulmonary residents are closely monitored 24 hours a day to ensure optimal airway management.

Post-Acute Care & Rehabilitation Services

We provide 24/7 post-acute care, inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation services, individualized treatment plans and a variety of other specialized medical services in order to promote our residents’ personal independence and quality of life.

Transitional Care

Our unique care program facilitates residents’ successful transition from the hospital to the next setting. The program is designed to promote independence, despite the challenges of injury, illness or post-surgical recovery. It features stepping stones and clinical pathways designed in collaboration with home health providers.

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