Green Hills Health Care Center Receives 2023 Governor’s Award for Quality Care in Health Care Facilities
July 07, 2023 | News Releases | Reading Time 3:00 Minutes
MEDIA CONTACT: Bailey Sherburne Marketing Coordinator, Green Hills Community 515-357-5000
July 7, 2023 (AMES, IOWA) – Green Hills Health Care Center, has received the Governor’s Award for Quality Care in Health Care Facilities for 2023. This award recognizes Iowa health care facilities that offer unique or innovative activities to enhance the quality of care or quality of life for their residents.
Facilities are nominated for the award by residents and family members. Nominations are open to all health care facilities licensed under Iowa Code Chapter 135C, which include nursing facilities, residential care facilities, and intermediate care facilities, including those facilities specializing in the care of persons with mental illness or intellectual disabilities.
Green Hills is a Life Plan Community providing services according to need for all residents’ independence through a continuum of care. The Green Hills Health Care Center, Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary which operates the Health Care Center and The Lindens Assisted Living. Life Care Services (LCS) provides professional management as one of the nation’s leading developers and managers of senior living communities.
“Iowa’s long-term care professionals are dedicated to providing care to the most vulnerable populations, and Green Hills Health Care Center is to be commended for its exemplary high-quality care as demonstrated by this award,” said Brent Willett, Iowa Health Care Association president and CEO.
The Green Hills Community’s on-site Health Care Center offers security for skilled nursing care, as well as long-term nursing and memory care. Available for professional services: certified nurse aides and licensed nurses, medical director, on-site registered dietitian, social worker, life-enrichment staff, physical, occupational, speech and aquatic therapies, and nurse practitioner.
“At Green Hills, our goal is to help everyone whose lives we touch – our residents, their families, and guests of our community, and our dedicated staff – to be able to live life the way they choose. That is why we strive for excellence in quality and innovation to enhance their experience at our community in every aspect of care,” said Jessica Walker, Administrator at Green Hills Community.
For more information about Green Hills, please call 515-357-5000 or visit www.greenhillsrc.com.