Countryside Nursing Home in Framingham has been recognized by U.S. News & World Report with a five-star rating in its annual 2014 Best Nursing Homes issue. This overall rating is highest possible rating.
The nursing home staff is excited about the recognition and pledges to provide continued excellence. “We are delighted to have our facility be featured in U.S. News & World Report’s annual Best Nursing Homes issue,” said John Steacie, Administrator “We offer high quality, long-term care for women with personalized services designed to meet each individual’s needs, and it is so fulfilling to receive national recognition for these efforts.”
Data gathered from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) provides the basis for the ratings. CMS exists to help consumers, families and caregivers assess options for senior care. The data comes from regular health inspections carried out by state agencies and mandatory reporting from the residences. Facilities are evaluated on several categories including health inspections, level of nurse staffing and quality of care.
“We are honored to receive the top rating and are dedicated in our commitment to continue to provide quality care in all areas of our residents,” said Lynn Power, RN, Countryside’s Admissions Coordinator. “Our staff works hard to provide the best possible care. This 5 star rating highlights the dedication to high quality care that our staff provides.”