Excellent Samaritan Modern society closing Lennox nursing dwelling

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (KELO) — The Lennox Fantastic Samaritan Society nursing property will be closing. 

In an announcement Tuesday, the Excellent Samaritan Culture Lennox locale will consolidate solutions with Culture experienced nursing amenities in Canton and Sioux Falls powerful July 15. 

“We treatment deeply about our citizens, who are like family to us, and are dedicated to a smooth transition of all people to close by Society places,” the letter to people and family members of the Superior Sam in Lennox mentioned. You can view the letter beneath.

The letter says the senior treatment business faces difficulties of selecting new staff members and mounting costs to give treatment and expert services. It states the difficulties have been worse due to the fact the COVID-19 pandemic.

The most recent study on the Good Samaritan Society Lennox from the South Dakota Office of Health is dated October 2021 and has 42 web pages listing various compliance issues such as workers failing to dress in “appropriate particular protecting tools during COVID-19 screening.”

A recent story from South Dakota News Observe highlighted the issues rural nursing residences in South Dakota. The story highlights the South Dakota Legislature allotted $30 million in just one-time funding to assist enhance nursing residences. 

A nursing dwelling in Ipswich, Avantara Ipswich nursing household, introduced it will near a 40-bed nursing household at the end of May.

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