The staff and residents of West Ridge Specialty Care in Knoxville welcome Michelle Kerschner as Administrator. She transfers from Centerville Specialty Care where she served as administrator since 2014.
The staff and residents of Southridge Specialty Care in Marshalltown welcome Charissa Bassett as Administrator.
Bassett has been serving as administrator at Avoca Specialty Care for the past four years.
“I’m thrilled to join the Southridge team, and to be back home doing what I love,” Bassett said.
The staff and residents at Dunlap Specialty Care had a big open house celebration on May 13. They celebrated the end of National Nurses Week, the beginning of National Nursing home week and their 40th anniversary! The afternoon was spent enjoying hot dogs, hamburgers, lots of goodies and plenty of socialization. Area locals joined in for the celebration and the weather couldn’t have been more perfect! We can’t put into words how thankful we are to live in such a supportive community. Thanks to all that came out to celebrated with us!
For the fourth year in a row State Center Specialty Care has earned a “Deficiency Free” result on its Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals annual survey. There are 412 nursing facilities in Iowa. Generally, only 5 percent are found to be deficiency-free.