Quality Nursing Care and Rehabilitation Center in Plainwell, Michigan
2011 National Quality Award Winner
Plainwell Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Community has been recognized as a 2011 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality National Quality Award presented by the American Health Care Association.
The National Quality Award Program is based on the core values and criteria of the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award Program.
Our Community is Your Home for Healing
Surrounded almost entirely by the waters of the Kalamazoo River, Plainwell is known as the “Island City” in southwestern Michigan. This rural city was settled on the stagecoach route between Kalamazoo and Grand Rapids. No longer a commuter town, it is home to Plainwell Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Community, a 2011 National Quality Award Winner. Atop a beautiful rolling hillside, residents benefit from the quiet of the country while being close to the vibrant city of Kalamazoo.
Plainwell Pines is proud of its staff members because they create the bed-and-breakfast atmosphere within our community. Our quality culture thrives in this environment which is the residents’ home and a gathering place for family and friends. Through daily interactions, warm smiles, and kind words, our residents know our staff members care for them and about them.
Our Community Features
Plainwell Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Community is a 39-bed residence in a country setting with a family atmosphere. Short-term rehabilitation patients also appreciate our 19 private rooms.
Award Winning Skilled Nursing, Diabetic Management and Rehab Services
Plainwell Pines Nursing and Rehabilitation Community provides short-term post acute rehabilitation and skilled nursing services. Skilled nursing care includes wound care, intravenous therapy, enteral feeding, and diabetic management. Rehabilitation services include physical, occupational and speech therapies. We also offer hospice and respite services. Our services enable the recipients to reach the highest level of independence possible.
The Right Choice
Choosing the right nursing center can be a difficult decision for the potential resident and family. We understand the emotional process of placement and strive to help with the adjustment for both the resident and his or her family. In fact, many of our staff members have had relatives and friends choose our center because of our family atmosphere and quality nursing care services.
- Many long-term staff members
- Pleasant living environment
- Trained and dedicated staff
- Great community reputation and involvement
- Excellent location to visit
- Hospital and physician offices nearby
Our Commitment to Excellence
Our staff sets the standard for excellence in all departments and all services we provide. We believe that our goal is to create an environment which promotes independence and safety while focusing on improving the quality of life for each patient.
Excellence is measured in many ways including:
- Annual Department of Health surveys
- Many staff members who have had family and friends stay at the community for rehabilitation and extended stays
- Family, resident, and staff feedback on satisfaction and responsiveness
- The Atrium Advantage Customer Service program
- Staff members recognized for professional achievements in clinical and service excellence
- As measured by Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services Five-Star Rating
- Advancing Excellence