Mission Health Formally Takes Over 15 Skyline Skilled Nursing Facilities, Ending Receivership in Kansas

The long-running Skyline Healthcare saga came to a close in Kansas last week after Mission Health Communities formally took control of 15 properties that it had operated throughout a more than 18-month receivership process. The Tampa, Fla.-based Mission officially became the new operators last Friday, according to an announcement from the Kansas Department for Aging […]

Kansas Takes Over Care Facilities Amid Reports of Insolvency

The state of Kansas took over management of a skilled nursing facility in Nortonville, Kan. after reports of insolvency, the Atchison Daily Globe reported. Tim Keck, secretary for the Kansas Department for Aging and Disability Services (KDADS), was granted a a temporary appointment of receivership for several care and residential locations operated by Pinnacle Management Company. The […]

Kansas Nursing Homes Navigate ‘Weird’ Issues Left in Skyline’s Wake

When Kansas placed 15 skilled nursing facilities operated by Wood Ridge, N.J.-based Skyline Healthcare into receivership in late March, it exposed some immediate problems for the new operator, Mission Health Communities. The Tampa, Fla.-based Mission agreed to oversee operations and took control of the buildings on March 26, though it’s not clear how long it […]