‘High performing’ in nursing home and rehabilitation categories
West Burlington, Iowa, Nov. 15, 2018 – Great River Klein Center is
among the top-rated nursing homes in the country, according to U.S. News
and World Report.
U.S. News gave most facilities two ratings – overall quality of the
home and short-stay rehabilitation. Great River Klein Center earned “high
performing” – the top rating – in both categories.
Most nursing homes received one of five overall ratings – high performing,
better than average, average, worse than average or poor. Those with sufficient
relevant volume also received one of three new short-stay rehabilitation
ratings – high performing, average or below average.
Only 19 percent of U.S. nursing homes received overall ratings of high
performing, better than average or average.
“The recognition from U.S. News and World Report is evidence of our
commitment to high- quality care at Great River Klein Center,” said
Ann Abolt, administrator. “I am proud of our staff’s everyday
commitment to providing individualized and compassionate care. We achieved
this recognition because of their hard work.”
The 2018-2019 rankings are posted on the organization’s website:
U.S. News and World Report publishes news, opinions, consumer advice, rankings
and analyses. Nursing home ratings are based on the media company’s
in-depth analysis of data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.