Skilled Nursing and Long-Term Care in Shakopee, MN

Skilled care rooted in compassion.

Rest easy in the caring hands Benedictine Living Community-Shakopee St. Gertrude’s and The Gardens, where we provide a comforting, uplifting environment while delivering the best quality skilled nursing care.

Benedictine St. Gertrude’s skilled nursing services are nationally recognized and provide long-term care that helps our residents maintain a satisfying quality of life. We know how important social and recreational activities are for mental, emotional and physical health, which is why we offer many opportunities for engagement and connection. Residents receive personalized care and attention, and are encouraged to pursue activities, hobbies and interests. Some of our residents even experience cognitive improvement due to the social stimulation, exercise, good nutrition and proper medication management our experienced senior care team provides.

At Benedictine St. Gertrude’s, we offer both long- and short-term post-acute rehabilitation options and support palliative and hospice care. Some of our skilled nursing services include:

  • IVs and IV medication
  • Wound care/Ostomy care
  • Instruction in medication management
  • Diabetes management
  • Bariatric care
  • Tube feeding
  • Post-operative care

Direct Admission


If you or your loved one experience a rapid decline in health due to illness or injury and an acute-care hospital stay is not required, Benedictine St. Gertrude’s can provide a seamless transition in care. We will assist in identifying the most appropriate care services, helping avoid unnecessary hospital and emergency room visits for you or your loved one.

In the event that a hospital stay is ever required, you can relax in the comfort of knowing that St. Francis Regional Medical Center is immediately adjacent to our community.

Call (952) 233-4400 or get in touch using the form on this page to learn more about what separates Benedictine from other nursing homes in Shakopee, MN.