About

With over 138 years of expertise, Keswick has become the area’s premier provider of services for older adults. Committed to enhancing the quality of life for the guests and residents it serves, Keswick provides a variety of award winning services that enhance their lives and get them back to doing what they love.

Keswick is a locally owned, not-for-profit organization that provides a variety of services dedicated to enhancing quality of life for older adults.

For more information on rehabilitation and skilled nursing care, call the Admissions Office at 410-662-4218 or send us an e-mail at Admissions@ChooseKeswick.org.

Mission & Vision

Mission

Keswick’s mission is to provide compassionate, quality care to the residents and individuals served, along with sensitivity and understanding to family members. Our goal is to provide a complete continuum of long-term care that encompasses the community/home, adult day services, and nursing care. Keswick is committed to providing quality care through innovative and futuristic approaches to older adults of all races and creeds.

Vision

Keswick’s Vision is to develop, deliver and manage premier senior service programs in our Baltimore community that can be emulated nationally by others – always focused on the delivery of compassionate care combined with clinical and community-based research. Our emphasis is on the preservation of individual independence, dignity and respect as we seek to meet individual care needs in a place our clients call home.

Keswick is Highly Rated by the MHCC

 

 

Keswick Multi-care Keswick Score Statewide Score
Staff and Administration of the Nursing 3.7 3.6
Care Provided to Residents 3.5 3.4
Food and Meals 3.5 3.4
Autonomy & Resident Rights 3.7 3.5

Our Team

The numbers add up at Keswick when it concerns the licensed staff members we employ, which is more than 150. In addition to a talented group of nursing and medical staff, Keswick’s interdisciplinary team includes social workers, physical, occupational and speech therapists, dietitians and recreational therapists. Please visit The Maryland Department of Aging’s Skilled Nursing Facilities Vaccination Dashboard for the current Keswick resident and staff vaccination rates.

All of our staff members have been appropriately licensed and certified, and pass rigorous interviews and background checks before they join our team. At Keswick, we assign our onsite physicians to each guest and resident to ensure high-quality, personalized care for each individual. Wherever you are at Keswick, there is a qualified professional who can make sure you receive the right care at the right time – in the right place.

1883

1883

Keswick is chartered by the Maryland General Assembly

1887

Keswick moves from 202 E. Fayette Street to Guilford at 21st Street.

1926

Keswick moves to the Egenton estate West 40th street.

1929

Carey wing is added, bringing patient capacity to 100.

1930s

Singley Building, Bauernschmidt Building, Dunning Auditorium, among other structures, are added.

1974

Coggins North Building is added to campus.

1983

1983

Coggins North Building renovation.

1987

Coggins South Building opens and Adult Day Services begins serving the senior community.

1991

Bauernschmidt Building renovation.

2000

Adult Day renovation

2002

Johns Hopkins at Keswick opens. Campus revitalization project.

2005

2005

Groundbreaking for the Henry S. Baker, Jr., Building & Keswick At Home opens to help people age and thrive at home.

2006

Baker Building opens, a 37,000-plus-square-foot-state-of-the-art facility to enhance our ability to treat long-term and transitional care patients with complex medical needs.

2007

Keswick At Home-Home Health Care is added to existing counseling and referral services & Keswick Memory Care launches to provide assisted living to people with memory impairment.

2012

Keswick launches transition care coordination program, Home & Healthy®

2013

Keswick expands rehab program to include Outpatient Rehabilitation Therapy.

2014

Action in Maturity co-locates at Keswick.

2015

2015

Keswick Community Health 50lc3 is established. Keswick becomes one of five designated HUBS (Housing Upgrades to Benefit Seniors) partners led by Civic Works, Rebuilding Together and Green & Healthy Homes Initiatives in Baltimore City in partnership with the Stulman and Hoffberger Foundations. Launch Keswick Signature Brain Health Series.

2016

Keswick launches Virtual Senior Center in partnership with Action in Maturity and GEDCO. Expansion of community education to include five evidenced-based courses.

2017

Assisted Living Service Line closed Design of Wise & Well Center and Wise & Well program journey Adult Day Services turns 35! Celebration of service with families and local leaders and partners Keswick receives capital funding from the Weinberg Foundation for HUBS program

2018

2018

Keswick celebrates 135 years of service to the community Groundbreaking and Grand Opening of the Wise & Well Center for Healthy Living Development and Launch of Keswick’s new software system by Aperio Keswick receives second round of capital funding from the Weinberg Foundation for the HUBS initiative

2019

Launch Community for Life at Keswick in partnership with MD Dept of Aging Increase the clinical capacity of Home & Healthy with the addition of a Nurse Practitioner