Ridgecrest Community Care Center Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Ridgecrest Community Care Center has received a high ranking of five stars for first quarter 2012 from Nursing Home Compare.

For Immediate Release
April 10, 2012


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Ridgecrest Community Care Center Recognized by U.S. News & World Report

Monroe, LA – Ridgecrest Community Care Center located in West Monroe, LA, has received a high ranking of five stars for first quarter 2012 from Nursing Home Compare, a consumer website run by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS sets and enforces standards for nursing homes enrolled in Medicare or Medicaid and the facilities can earn an overall rating of one to five stars.

The facility’s overall rating of five stars, the highest rating, correlates with its performance in health inspections, nurse staffing, and measures of medical care quality.

In addition to the CMS overall rating of five stars, Ridgecrest Community Care Center’s ranking can also be seen in the recent list distributed by US News & World Report’s top nursing homes in Louisiana. Ridgecrest Community Care Center is currently listed as the number one nursing home in the state of Louisiana.

According to Monica Mitchell, Administrator, Ridgecrest Community Care Center, “We are all so proud to have been recognized by CMS and Nursing Home Compare. Our care team is always working to make a difference in the lives of our residents and their families.”

Ridgecrest Community Care Center is owned and operated by CommCare Corporation. CommCare, a Louisiana company, is a non-profit 501(c) (3) organization dedicated to enriching the lives of the residents at their 13 skilled nursing facilities throughout the state. CommCare provides skilled nursing, rehabilitative and hospice care. For more information, please visit www.commcare.com or call (504) 324-8950.