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Cherokee Specialty Care makes national honor roll

July, 2018 – Cherokee Specialty Care has been named to the National Nursing Home Quality Care Collaborative Honor Roll to recognize its performance on the Nursing Home Compare long-stay quality measures. Nursing homes on the Nursing Home Quality Collaborative Honor Roll have achieved a quality measure composite score which is aligned with the top 10 percent of nursing homes in the U.S.

Cherokee Specialty Care receives Bronze National Quality Award

Cherokee Specialty Care has been recognized as a 2018 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The award is the first of three distinctions possible through the National Quality Award Program, presented by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL).

Cherokee Specialty Care receives 5 stars

Throughout 2017, Cherokee Specialty Care has been ranked as a 5-star skilled nursing facility by the federal government’s Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Skilled nursing facilities are rated quarterly based on health inspections, staffing and quality measures of 11 different physical and clinical measures of residents.

Cherokee Specialty Care also received a rating of 4 out 5 in the U.S. News & World Report 2017-18 Nursing Home Finder report in November, 2017.

Cherokee Specialty Care Passes State Survey with Zero Deficiencies

Cherokee Specialty Care is pleased to announce that it has received a “Deficiency Free” result on its annual survey in January 2016 by the Iowa Department of Inspections and Appeals.