COVID-19 Medicare Waiver Extended

Hospitalized patients may not need a 3-day stay. WHAT IT IS: CMS has provided flexibilities to help healthcare providers respond to and contain the spread of the COVID-19 virus. A nation-wide waiver has been implemented to allow Medicare recipients immediate access to care within a SNF without the standard requirements. WHO IT EFFECTS: Medicare beneficiarieslocated […]

State Health Inspection is Cause for Celebration!

[Garden City, KS, May 12, 2020] – A state health inspection is not typically cause for celebration; however, the team of professionals at Garden Valley Retirement Village have been anxiously awaiting their annual survey and are celebrating their excellent results!  Nursing homes (and skilled care facilities) must meet certain requirements set by Congress. The Centers […]

Seniors Enjoy the Silver Screen at Garden Valley Retirement Village!

Popcorn, snacks and smiles abound as Garden Valley Retirement Village unveiled their new in-house movie theater this week. “This creative initiative is one of several that the team at Garden Valley is pursuing in their ongoing effort to enhance the customer experience” said Bob Jones, President of Frontline Management. The idea developed while Matt Stephenson, […]