Stanton County LTCU Receives 5-Star Rating
Stanton County Long Term Care is pleased to announce that it has received a 5-Star overall rating from the federal Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). Five stars is the highest rating given by CMS.
A U.S. News & World Report story has identified the states with the most 5-star rated nursing homes. Kansas ranks 16th in the nation with 78 nursing homes that received a five star overall rating. Within Southwestern Kansas, only eight of forty-two nursing homes received a 5-star overall rating for 2013. Nationally, Stanton County Long Term Care is one of only 3,036 (out of nearly 16,000) nursing homes to earn the 5-star rating.
For the full story and to see all of the ratings, please follow this link. http://healthyliving.msn.com/diseases/caregiving/us-news-best-nursing-homes-2013
More information is also available at www.medicare.gov/nursinghomecompare