On Aug. 24, 2014, Life Care Centers of America presented Life Care Center of Altamonte Springs, Florida, with the Facility of the Year Award for its Southeast Division.


The award was given during the company’s annual management meeting at its headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee. It recognizes the facility as the premier location in the division, which includes 21 skilled nursing and rehabilitation facilities in Florida.


Criteria for this award include excellent customer service, a strong activities department, an active volunteer program and involvement in the community.


Life Care Center of Altamonte Springs, led by Executive Director Jeff Thomas, was particularly praised for its high-quality clinical results and its longstanding reputation in the community. The center celebrated its 40th anniversary this past year and has been undergoing a renovation.


“We congratulate Jeff and his team of associates who, together, have developed such a strong facility,” said Beecher Hunter, Life Care president. “The residents and rehab patients at Life Care Center of Altamonte Springs are the real winners as they benefit from the works of love performed by the team every day.”