Rehab & Nursing Center
Short Term Rehab, Long Term Care, Hospice, Respite & More
Our mission is to be the facility of choice for patients, employees and physicians by providing high-quality care to our community. At Rosewood Rehabilitation & Nursing Center, the pillar of our operation is the delivery of quality healthcare in the most appropriate, safe, patient-centered care environment.
Meet Our Team
Nursing Home Administrator
Jay Spiegel, LHNA originally from Los Angeles, California he now proudly calls the east coast his home. Jay was drawn to work in healthcare after witnessing the amazing care that his grandmother received. Jay is driven to assure the same high-quality care for his patients and their families. Jay is a hands-on administrator and enjoys the day to day challenges in this ever-changing field. When he is not working Jay enjoys time at home in Jackson, NJ with his wife and son. He is also an avid NFL fan and supports his favorite team, the Philadelphia Eagles.
Debbie Ferry RN, BSN
Director of Nursing
Debbie Ferry RN, BSN is the Director of Nursing at Rosewood Gardens. Debbie has many years of experience working as a Director of Nursing in skilled facilities as well as CCRC’s in Chester and Delaware counties. Debbie is passionate about working alongside the nursing department and is proud of the team at Rosewood Gardens that is devoted to provide exceptional care to the residents. Debbie earned her BSN from Villanova University and lives outside of King of Prussia.
When Debbie is not working she enjoys the company of her husband, 2 adult children, her 4-year-old grandson, and likes traveling and spending time at the shore, and of course, watching her favorite teams Villanova and the Phillies!
Joan Marie Hess, LSW
Director of Community Relations
Joan Marie Hess LSW is the Director of Community for Rosewood Gardens.
She received her undergraduate degree from Pennsylvania State University and her graduate degree from Temple University. She has been proudly serving the Senior population since 1985, working as a Social Worker in many roles including Home Care, Hospice, Senior Health Services and as a Discharge Planner for the CCMC System for 25 plus years. During that time she was awarded Employee of the Year at the DCMH Division.
She then branched out to the long term care field as a Clinical Liaison and Marketer. One of her passions in this role is to provide education to the County Senior population through workshops on Advance Directive education, VA benefits and as a member of the DC3 Cares Coalition.
She has been a resident of Media PA since 1985 and is a member of Nativity BVM Church.
When she is not working she enjoys spending time focused on rescue dogs, gardening, experimenting in culinary arts, hiking and visiting her 2 adult daughters on the West Coast.
Nikia joined Rosewood Gardens as the external liaison in 2020.
With over a decade of experience in healthcare she truly enjoys working with the geriatric population. Her experience has garnered a passion for long term care and the ability to assist with getting the proper care for families loved ones everyday.
She received her undergraduate degree from Drexel University in Health Administration. As well as becoming a certified assisted living administrator.
When Nikia is not working she enjoys traveling and spending time with family at her home in New Jersey.
Rita proudly calls Broomall, PA her home both personally of professionally. Rita is a graduate of Marple Newtown High School and Cabrini College. She has been party of the team at Rosewood Gardens since 2015 . Rita believes that being kind and living life with a positive attitude are the key success both at work and at home. Customer service and creating a homelike environment for the residents is very important to her. She wants every patient and their loved ones to feel like part of a family while they stay at Rosewood Gardens. Rita does not shy aware from a challenge whether it is building census or competing on the field, she always keeps her eye on the prize! If she is not working you will likely find her inspiring young athletes as a basketball coach. She also enjoys a great workout and relaxing with her family especially at the beach.