Columbia Basin Named to “Best” List

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Columbia Basin Care was recently featured on the cover of the Gorge Business Review.

Columbia Basin Care has earned a five star rating based on state inspections.

As such, Columbia Basin has been named among “Best Nursing Homes” by U.S. News & World Report.

The rating is determined by health inspections, nurse staffing, and quality of medical care.

Columbia Basin Care, located in The Dalles, is the region’s only non-profit, skilled rehabilitation and nursing facility.

The facility offers the area’s only in-house geriatric nurse practitioner, along with a team of licensed physical, occupational and speech therapists who provide comprehensive rehabilitation and restorative services.

Operating with a resident-centered approach, Columbia Basin emphasizes personal attention and continuity of care.

U.S. News & World Report publishes the top nursing homes in every state, covering almost 16,000 nursing homes nationwide. The Best Nursing Homes list is designed to help people who will spend at least some time in a nursing home in 2015 rehabbing after a hospital stay or as long-term residents.