Sale of Six Absolut Facilities Approved in Bankruptcy Court; $23M SNF Opens in Detroit

The U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the Eastern District of New York approved RCA Healthcare Management to take over six Absolut Care nursing home sites, starting with a consulting agreement beginning March 1 with the current owners of Absolut. Buffalo Business First reported the news last week. Absolut filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection last fall, […]

Ciena Opens $16.5M Facility in Michigan; Former Kindred SNF to Become Substance-Use Facility

Ciena Healthcare’s newest skilled nursing facility in Westland, Mich., is ready to take patients after several years of construction. Hometown Life first reported on the facility’s opening. The new SNF, the Regency of Westland, will replace Ciena’s Camelot Hall Convalescent Center in Livonia, Mich., with patients at the latter expected to move into the Regency […]

CareTrust Picks Up Cascadia Facility for $12.8M; Ciena Healthcare’s $20M Construction

CareTrust REIT (Nasdaq: CTRE) expanded its existing relationship with operator Cascadia Healthcare with the $12.8 million purchase of a transitional care facility in Nampa, Idaho. Cascadia of Nampa, a 99-bed facility one block away from the Saint Alphonsus Medical Center, became the 12th building from the Eagle, Idaho-based operator to enter the CareTrust portfolio. “We […]

Skilled Nursing Pipeline: Genesis Opens New Jersey Rehab Facility

Construction: Planned Ciena Healthcare Plots SNF in Michigan Local officials recently gave the go-ahead to a planned skilled nursing facility in Grand Haven Township, Mich. Ciena Healthcare in 2019 will break ground on the Regency at Grand Haven, a 120-bed SNF, reports the Grand Haven Tribune. Diversicare Community in Missouri Seeks to Add Rehab Units A […]

In the Pipeline: Workers to Move Dirt on $60 Million SNF in New York

Construction: Planned Plans Approved for Ciena Healthcare SNF in Michigan Ciena Healthcare can now move forward with its plans for a new skilled nursing facility in St. Claire Shores, Mich. City officials recently approved an amended version of a proposal previously discussed in July, reports C&G Newspapers. Georgia Hospital to Include Skilled Nursing Wing A hospital […]

In the Pipeline: Erickson, Lifespace Plot Big Community Redevelopments

Construction: Planned Lifespace Communities Location Near Chicago to Beef Up Skilled Nursing Wing Oak Trace, a Lifespace community in Downers Grove, Ill., has announced plans for a $150 million redevelopment and expansion project, according to a press release. The first phase of the redevelopment will include a new health center with 102 skilled nursing suites, 66 […]

In the Pipeline: Planned Michigan SNF Hits Snag

Construction: Planned Pennsylvania CCRC Beefs Up Skilled Nursing Services Loyalhanna Continuing Care Campus, a continuing care retirement community in Latrobe, Pa., is adding two dozen private skilled nursing rooms. Workers recently broke ground on the two-story, 15,000 square foot addition, according to TribLive, a local news site. Michigan SNF Hits Roadblock With Local Legislators The developer […]