ATLANTA, Dec. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK), (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA), a leading long-term care provider, today announced that it has signed a new management agreement with Grady Health System to manage its Crestview Health and Rehabilitation Center, a skilled nursing facility that has 388 licensed beds and is located just south of downtown Atlanta. A subsidiary of AdCare will provide support services to Crestview including a licensed nursing home administrator.
"This new management agreement formalizes and reinforces AdCare's post-acute care consulting arrangement that started in late 2012 with Grady Health System," commented Boyd Gentry, CEO of AdCare Health Systems. "We are pleased to solidify this relationship and will continue to deliver our core skilled nursing facility competencies, best-in-class support and services and commitment to exceptional quality standards for Crestview Health and Rehabilitation Center patients."
About AdCare Health Systems
AdCare Health Systems, Inc. (NYSE MKT: ADK) (NYSE MKT: ADK.PRA) is a recognized provider of senior living and health care facility management. AdCare owns and manages, long-term care facilities and retirement communities, and since the Company's inception in 1988, its mission has been to provide the highest quality of healthcare services to the elderly through its operating subsidiaries, including a broad range of skilled nursing and sub-acute care services. For more information about AdCare, visit www.adcarehealth.com.
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