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Be a Good One

Life is filled with an array of highs and lows, successes and disappointments, happiness and sadness.

Each week, Life Care President Beecher Hunter shares a message of hope, encouragement, and celebration of our blessings to those in the Life Care family and for the public at large.

The themes emphasize that true joy arises from obedience to God and is best measured through service to others.

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns deficiency-free state survey

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns deficiency-free state survey

Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tennessee, recently earned a state survey with no deficiencies.

To pass the state survey each year, nursing facilities must meet hundreds of criteria. These address not only nursing care and resident safety, but also patients’ rights, food services and administration...

Date: 09-09-18 | Category: Announcements | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns AHCA/NCAL Silver National Quality Award

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns AHCA/NCAL Silver National Quality Award

Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tenessee, recently received the 2018 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The center was notified of its achievement on June 28, 2018. Only 166 Silver awards were given this year nationwide...

Date: 07-30-18 | Category: Awards | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center participates in Relay For Life 2018

Lynchburg Nursing Center participates in Relay For Life 2018

On June 1, 2018, Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tennessee, participated in the Moore County Relay For Life benefitting the American Cancer Society.

Associates had been fundraising for about five months with everything from lunches for staff to a community breakfast and bake sale. The result? More than $2,000 for the team! ...

Date: 06-28-18 | Category: Community Events | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center participates in Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2017

Lynchburg Nursing Center participates in Walk to End Alzheimer’s 2017

On Sept. 23, 2017, associates from Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tennessee, participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s in Tullahoma, Tennessee.

The facility team included 50 people, including associates and their family members....

Date: 10-24-17 | Category: Community Events | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center hosts cookout for first responders

Lynchburg Nursing Center hosts cookout for first responders

On Aug. 24, 2016, Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tennessee, invited local first responders to a cookout.

Jimmy Dale, executive director, grilled up hamburgers and hot dogs, while Penny Burton, dietary manager, contributed homemade pies. Approximately 15 attendees from the local sheriff’s department, EMS and fire and rescue squad stopped by for lunch.

Date: 09-26-16 | Category: Community Events | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Executive director participates in children’s hospital fundraiser

Executive director participates in children’s hospital fundraiser

Five Life Care Centers of America facilities in the Chattanooga, Tennessee, area, supported Erlanger Hospital’s Children’s Classic golf tournament on Aug. 22, 2016.

Life Care sponsored a team for the fundraiser competition, which took place at The Farm in Rocky Face, Georgia. As a team, the skilled nursing and rehab company contributed $2,000 toward Erlanger’s new Children’s Hospital. The tournament raised $220,000 for the new building.

Date: 09-01-16 | Category: Community Events | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center associates participate in Relay For Life

Lynchburg Nursing Center associates participate in Relay For Life

On June 3, 2016, associates from Lynchburg Nursing Center in Lynchburg, Tennessee, took part in the American Cancer Society Relay For Life.

The facility team of about 15 included associates and their families. The Moore County event had a Mardi Gras theme, so the Lynchburg Nursing Center participants dressed in pink and wore Mardi Gras-style masks.

Date: 08-02-16 | Category: Community Events | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns AHCA/NCAL Bronze National Quality Award

Lynchburg Nursing Center earns AHCA/NCAL Bronze National Quality Award

Lynchburg Nursing Center, a skilled nursing and rehab facility, 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.

Date: 06-29-15 | Category: Awards | Location: Lynchburg Nursing Center