WICHITA, Kan. – Six Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America senior living communities are on the U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Homes 2016-17 list. The communities received the highest score of a five-star rating system to make the list, available today at www.usnews.com/nursinghomes.
PMMA locations on the honoree list with five-star ratings are Clay Center, Emporia, Lawrence, Sterling and Wichita in Kansas, and Kirkwood (Aberdeen Heights) in Missouri.
The U.S. News and Report list uses information from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the government agency that sets and enforces standards for nursing homes. CMS assigns one to five stars to each community for how well it performs in health inspections, nurse staffing and level of quality care.