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LPN Recognized as Delaware Healthcare Facilities Association All Star Award Winner

Congratulations to Jennifer Vasquez, LPN at Churchman Village (Newark, DE), who was recognized as a 2018 Delaware Healthcare Facilities Association All Star Award Winner! Jennifer has worked at Churchman Village since 1995.

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Shining Star Winner Announced

Harbor Healthcare & Rehabilitation CNA Koren Perkins received the Exceptional Living Center's Shining Star of the Year Award.  A surprise awards ceremony was held in the lobby of Harbor Healthcare and Rehabilitation in Lewes, DE, on Tuesday where Perkins was recognized for her unwavering dedication to her patients on a daily basis.   body { background-color: #ffff...

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Center Hosts Take Your Child to Work Day

National bring your child to work day is celebrated on the fourth Thursday in April every year. Claremont Center in Point Pleasant, NJ, joined the nation on April 26 participating in this educational event. The day originally was established to address self esteem and empower girls, but it was expanded in 2003 to include boys. We opened our doors and welcomed our employee's children to ...

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New Medicare Cards Coming Soon

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) is required to remove Social Security Numbers (SSNs) from all Medicare cards by April 2019. A new, unique Medicare Number will replace the SSN-based Health Insurance Claim Number (HICN) on each new Medicare card. In April, the Center For Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) will begin mailing new Medicare cards with Medicare Beneficiary Id...

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Center Celebrates 30 Years & Five-Star Rating

Richland Bean-Blossom Health Care Center is celebrating the month of March in a big way. On March 6, the center recognized 30 years of delivering quality post-acute care and short-term rehabilitation therapy to Ellettsville and Bloomington area residents. Additionally, the facility received Five-Star status from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) - the highest rating possible...

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Century Villa to Expand Services

The last week of January was filled with laughter, tears, and memories as Century Villa and Century Fields owners Janet Lemler, Penny Meurer, and Chandra Malott said goodbye to the senior living community their family built.   With the retirement of the center's leadership, ownership of Century Villa was transferred to not-for-profit Putnam County Hospital in Greencastle, Indiana,...

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PATH to Hip Fracture Recovery

Richland Bean-Blossom Health Care Center has launched a new hip-fracture rehabilitation program in conjunction with Episode 360 of Carmel, IN. Richland Bean-Blossom Health Care Center is excited to announce the creation and launch of “The PATH to Hip Fracture Recovery.” Richland Bean-Blossom Health Care Center began offering this service on November 1, 2017.   Orthopaedic ...

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Bronze Commitment to Quality Award Recipients

Randolph Nursing & Rehabilitation - Winchester, IN - and Sanders Glen Assisted Living - Westfield, IN - have been recognized as 2017 recipients of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for their dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The distinction is one of three progressive award levels through the National Quality Award Program, presented ...

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Claremont Center Receives Advanced QAPI Accreditation

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Kentucky Community Opens

The wait is over. Seniors now have a new home in Prospect, KY. Exceptional Senior Living opened in August as a personal care and memory care community.   "The land was considered for other uses throughout the last few decades, but it was the fit with Exceptional Senior Living that was the destined use of the limited unused land in town.  With Exceptional Senior Living, senio...

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Witkemper Named IHCA Administrator of the Year

Holly Witkemper, executive director at Morning Breeze Retirement Community & Healthcare Center, will be recognized by the Indiana Health Care Association (IHCA) as the 2017 Administrator of the Year on August 15 at the 2017 IHCA/INCAL Convention & Expo in Indianapolis.   Witkemper joined Morning Breeze in 2011 bringing nearly 20 ­­years of long-term care experience to ...

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Centers Recognized as AHCA Quality Award Winners

Randolph Nursing & Rehabilitation (Winchester, Indiana), Bethel Center (Arpin, Wisconsin), and Sanders Glen Assisted Living (Westfield, Indiana) have been recognized as 2017 recipients of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for their dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The distinction is one of three progressive award levels through the National Qu...

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Marc Hurst Joins Exceptional Living Centers

Marc Hurst, a 20-year senior living veteran, has joined Exceptional Living Centers as the Executive Vice President & Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Hurst will guide operations in clinical care, facility management, and business development.   Hurst started his long-term care career as a licensed healthcare administrator for a skilled nursing center in 1997. Over the years,...

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Shining Star Winner Announced

Beata Brovich at Claremont Center in Point Pleasant, NJ, has been named the 2016 Exceptional Living Centers’ Shining Star of the Year. With more than 2000 Exceptional Living Centers employees, Brovich won out because of her exceptional service and care for residents. Executive Director Susan Wood nominated Beata and wrote, “Beata is the true definition of a team player. She i...

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Centers Named U.S. News 2016-2017 Best Nursing Homes

Three Exceptional Living Centers managed facilities have received the highest possible overall rating of five stars in U.S. News 2016-2017 Best Nursing Homes, available exclusively at http://www.usnews.com/best-nursing-homes. Recognized are Exceptional Living Center of Brazil (Brazil, IN), Morning Breeze Retirement Community & Healthcare Center (Greensburg, IN), and Parkview Nursing & Re...

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National Nursing Home Week Highlights the American Spirit

Skilled nursing facilities across the United States are celebrating National Nursing Home Week (NNHW), May 14 to 20, 2017. This year’s national observance’s theme, “The Spirit of America”, highlights the bond among staff, volunteers and residents that captures the American spirit.   Events throughout the week serve to encourage acts of kindness, generosity, and...

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LOUISVILLE AREA CENTER TO HOST DEMENTIA SEMINAR

Everybody misplaces items, forgets the name of someone they know well, or doesn't show up for an appointment because it slips their mind. While memory loss is a common occurrence, especially in aging, there is a difference in memory loss and a significant decline in cognition such as those associated with dementia and Alzheimer's disease.    Exceptional Senior Living, a...

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MARSHFIELD CLINIC BRINGS TELEHEALTH SERVICES TO WISCONSIN CENTERS

Residents at two central Wisconsin skilled nursing centers have access to world-class health care in the comfort of their community thanks to telehealth technology and a partnership between Marshfield Clinic, Bethel Center and Colonial Center. This expansion was made possible with funding provided through the Marshfield Clinic Health System’s 2016-20 Health Resources and Services Administrat...

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WALTER LAWSON CHILDREN'S HOME AWARDED GRANT FUNDS

Walter Lawson Children's Home is proud to announce that it has received a $5,000 grant to make necessary audio/visual upgrades for our residential services. The grant was awarded by the Dr. Louis & Violet Rubin Fund of the Community Foundation of Northern Illinois Community Grants Program.                 ...

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COLONIAL CENTER EARNS CMS FIVE-STAR QUALITY RATING

Colonial Center has received a Five-Star Quality Rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). This is the highest rating a skilled nursing center can achieve and is based on 18 clinical quality measurements for long-term and short-term nursing care resident stays, staffing measurements, and the last three years annual health inspections.   The CMS Five-Star Qualit...

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