NEWBURYPORT, MA – December 6, 2019 – Country Center for Health & Rehabilitation is among the 19% of U.S. skilled nursing facilities that have been recognized as a Best Nursing Home for 2019-20 by U.S. News & World Report.
The center earned Best Nursing Homes status by achieving a rating of “High Performing,” the highest possible rating, for Short-Term Rehabilitation. U.S. News gives the designation of Best Nursing Home only to those homes that satisfy U.S. News’s assessment of the appropriate use of key services and consistent performance in quality measures.
“It is exciting that our center was nationally recognized for efforts in improving the lives of those in their care,” said Marvin Ostreicher, president of National Health Care Associates, the parent company of Country Center for Health & Rehabilitation. “Our team works tirelessly to provide quality care, with compassion to our patients and residents, as well as their families. It is an honor to be recognized for the care and customer service we provide.”
Now in its 10th year, the U.S. News Best Nursing Homes ratings and profiles offer comprehensive information about care, safety, health inspections, staffing, and more for nearly all of the nation’s 15,000-plus nursing homes. The Best Nursing Homes ratings reflect U.S. News’ exclusive analysis of factors that it has determined most greatly impact patient and resident care, safety, and outcomes.
“The U.S. News Best Nursing Home ratings hone in on measurements like emergency room visits, quality of staff and proper distribution of medical and physical therapy to help families make an informed decision,” said Kim Castro, editor and chief content officer of U.S. News. “These ratings help individuals and their families begin their search for senior care and should be used in consultation with a medical professional and in-depth on-site visits.”
For a complete listing of the results and centers on the Best Nursing Homes list, visit U.S. News & World Report.