For All of Life's Health Transitions

Care Initiatives is committed to providing quality transitional health care and serving Iowans with compassion, dignity and respect. Our services help care for Iowans in their time of need through rehabilitation services, skilled nursing care, long term care and hospice care.
 

Our Mission

Improving quality of life for Iowans and their families during life's health transitions through compassionate individualized care.

Our Core Values

  • Commitment to continuously improve quality in everything we do.
  • Demonstrate compassion, integrity, respect and dignity in all interactions.
  • Compassionately serve others and their needs as defined by them.
  • Cultivate a culture of skill development and personal growth among all staff.
  • Recognize the power of teamwork to make effective, efficient and transparent decisions.
  • Commit to consistency and excellence in all processes.

Family Stories

We are grateful when family and residents feel compelled to share their great care experiences. Click on “Family Stories” to read more.

The best group of people I have ever met. They are a God-send. I love them all for the great job they did taking care of my mom. She was loved by all of them ,and she loved them all, too. 

Tammy H.

Manly Specialty Care

Words are not enough to let you know how much we appreciate you. Your compassion in carring for Mom meant the world to us. 

Brenda V.

Southern Hills Specialty Care

Thank you so very much for everything you did to care for XXXXX. Thank you also for the compassion you showed to me and my family during our final days with him. I don't know how I would have gotten through it without you all. XXXXX gave you some interesting days and you handled it with professionalism and compassion. I always felt respected. So many staff are now friends. Thank you again from the bottom of my heart!

Pam O.

Cherokee Specialty Care

A huge thank you to each and every one of you for mom’s care, for nearly two years. The mums were beautiful. A special thank you to Mary Ann and Kristin for coming to the service. You are all special people!

Linda

Wapello Specialty Care

Thank you for supporting our mother’s 100th birthday party “at her home”. Everything went smoothly all afternoon – which was made possible by Jodi. I cannot say enough positives about her for this day – but also for her weekly program.

Jim T.

Creston Specialty Care

I know from my time spent in your facility that there were so many of you who touched my uncle's life. I can't tell you how proud I was to see such a wonderful caring and outgoing team of employees working together day after day. Thank you for a job well done and I know from the bottom of my heart that my uncle wouldn't have been as successful without your assistance.

Pam W.

Ridgewood Specialty Care

Mom entered Sibley Specialty Care under the care of Care Initiatives Hospice. She was only there a week but we cannot express enough how wonderful the care was from both Sibley's staff and the Hospice staff. Our family so appreciated the gentleness and caring shown to our Mom. 

 

Family of Ethel B.

Hospice Care

Everyone was welcoming and very sincere. The department was very nice in every way.

Mary K.

NorthCrest Specialty Care