Six Ciena Healthcare Skilled Nursing Communities In Michigan Recognized As The Best Nursing Homes
02/21/2011

Six Ciena Healthcare skilled nursing communities in Michigan have been listed as the best nursing homes in the state, according to the latest rankings published by U.S. News & World Report. Each community received an overall five-star rating, the highest possible.

Online PR News – 21-February-2011 – – Six Ciena Healthcare skilled nursing communities in Michigan have been listed as the best nursing homes in the state, according to the latest rankings published by U.S. News & World Report. Each community received an overall five-star rating, the highest possible.

The Ciena Healthcare communities include Christian Park Village in Escanaba, Courtney Manor in Bad Axe, Lakeview Manor Healthcare Center in Tawas City, Autumnwood of McBain, Qualicare Nursing Home in Detroit and Willowbrook Manor in Flint.

A facility’s overall rating is geared to its performance in health inspections, nurse staffing and medical care, according to the federal government’s Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS sets and enforces standards for all nursing homes enrolled in Medicare or Medicaid.

“This is a tremendous honor for our communities to be recognized for their excellent patient and resident care in such a respected national publication,” said Mohammad Qazi, President, Ciena Healthcare. “Ciena Healthcare’s commitment to quality, combined with exceptional staffs and state-of-the-art facilities keep us at the forefront of both short-term and long-term skilled nursing care.”

According to U.S. News & World Report, more than 3.2 million Americans will spend at least part of 2011 in one of the nation’s 16,000-plus nursing homes. The publication ranks and displays data about nearly every U.S. nursing facility and updates the information every quarter.

About Ciena Healthcare
The Ciena Healthcare organization is comprised of 35 skilled nursing communities located in Michigan and four communities located in Connecticut, managed by Regency Healthcare Management, LLC. Ciena communities are diverse and collectively serve all resident and patient nursing care needs from short-term rehabilitation stays to long-term residency. Founded in 1998, Ciena Healthcare communities offer a holistic approach to patient care and are fully committed to residents’ needs and well being while also promoting their independence. Ciena’s vision is to change the way nursing communities are operated and perceived by providing and developing communities that feature private rooms, ambiance, attention to detail and quality food preparations, all delivered by high quality, compassionate and dedicated professional, support staff. For more information, visit www.cienafacilities.com or call (248) 386-0300.