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Whatever It Takes And Then Some September 2018 winners

Peggy Ewing, certified medication technician at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, noticed that a resident was always wanting to pay for his meal. He would ask every day what the meal was going to cost and then become upset and not want to eat because he didn’t have any money to pay...

Life Care Center of Carrollton hosts Annual Fall Festival and Car Show

Life Care Center of Carrollton hosted its Annual Fall Festival and Car Show on Oct. 10, 2016.

More than 20 cars, trucks and motorcycles were on display, along with a M777 Howitzer and a 5-ton MTV from the Missouri Army National Guard. Three residents judged the contest and awarded prizes to the top three winners.

LeFaivre, former WWII Cadet Corps Nurse, featured in national magazine

Mary LeFaivre, a World War II-era nurse who was part of the historical United States Army Cadet Nurse Corps, has been featured in a national magazine.

LeFaivre currently resides at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation center run by Life Care Centers of America....

Harold Stewart turns 100 at Life Care Center of Carrollton

Harold Stewart, a resident at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, recently celebrated his 100th birthday.

Around 100 family members and friends gathered at Life Care Center of Carrollton for an ice cream and cake social....

George Rogers wins company’s divisional customer service award

George Rogers, bus driver at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, received Life Care Centers of America’s Central Division Whatever It Takes And Then Some Award on Wednesday, Aug. 16, 2017, for his dedication to customer service....

Life Care Center of Carrollton wins Silver National Quality Award

Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, recently received the 2017 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

Life Care Center of Carrollton was one of only 191 organizations nationwide and four in Missouri to receive this level of recognition this year....

Carrollton wins AHCA/NCAL Bronze National Quality Award

Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, recently received the 2015 Bronze National Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. 

The award highlights facilities across the nation that have proven their intention to pursue a rigorous quality improvement system. It is the first of three tiers of recognition (Bronze, Silver and Gold) by AHCA/NCAL and requires a detailed application process submitted to a board of examiners for review.

Life Care Center of Carrollton celebrates National Nursing Home Week

Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, celebrated National Nursing Home Week with the theme “The Spirit of America,” May 14-19, 2017.

Opening day was Sunday, May 14, with a Mother’s Day tea. The ladies enjoyed this event as an Elvis tribute artist came and put on an unforgettable show for the residents and their families.

Life Care Center of Carrollton atends 37th annual Public Administrator’s Convention

Missouri Life Care facilities attended the 37th annual Public Administrator’s Convention in Festus, Missouri, April 25_28, 2017. Representing the Missouri facilities were Life Care Center of Carrollton, Northwood Hills Care Center, Life Care Center of Brookfield and Life Care Center of Waynesville.

The theme of the 2017 conference was Coalition of Caring. There were more than 60 vendors at the event. Life Care’s booth featured a baseball theme depicting coming together as a team....

Life Care Center of Carrollton helps woman improve mobility after fall

Dawn Meierer came to Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, on Oct. 4, 2016, after she fell and fractured her leg.

Meierer had been independent with a walker prior to her fall, and she was fearful of falling again. She had to overcome many obstacles to achieve the goals set by her therapist and her personal goals of losing weight and walking with a walker again....

Whatever It Takes And Then Some winners – November 2018

Meg Larson, speech therapist at Life Care Center of Carrollton, Missouri, heard that a new resident was unable to take care of her puppy. The resident didn’t know anyone who could do the job for her, so Larson promised to take the puppy home and care for him until the resident was able to look after him again ...

Life Care Center of Carrollton earns deficiency-free survey

Life Care Center of Carrollton, a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility, recently earned a state survey with no deficiencies.

“It was an overwhelming sense of great accomplishment for our entire team,” said Lynn Hayes, executive director at the facility. “The success of our team involved many hours of focus and continued training."...