Members in the News

Commonwealth Care of Roanoke (CCR) opened its 12th nursing center, Abingdon Health and Rehab Center on July 19th.  The Abingdon center is a 120-bed health and rehab facility offering a 62-bed short term skilled nursing and rehab neighborhood, a 30-bed long term living neighborhood and a 28-bed secured memory care neighborhood.  Richie Alba, Administrator for the new center, said he and his staff have been busy applying the final touches and completing requirements for regulatory agencies on-site visita.  Though the center is brand new and state of the art in its design and equipment, Richie’s team has over 100 years of combined experience in post-acute rehabilitation and long term care services.  Melissa Armstrong, RN, BSN is the center’s Director of Nursing and has worked in long term care for 19 years.  The center welcomes the Abingdon community with an Open House Gala on August 2 from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m.

Lucy Corr Village in Chesterfield has announced the opening of its new assisted living memory support wing.  "Our community has repeatedly asked us for support for their loved ones who are experiencing dementia," said CEO Jim Musgrave. The wing will provide secure private rooms, private dining and courtyard, activities, and around the clock health care support.  The public is invited to an open house for the new memory support wing at Lucy Corr Village from 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. on August 9th.