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Governor's Gold Seal Awarded to Longwood Senior Living Community
Village on the Green Receives Top Honor from State for High Standards and Care Quality
"The Gold Seal is a tremendous honor, and we’re even happier about what it means for the people we serve,” says Ansley Holt, executive director of Village on the Green. “The award is a tribute to our team members at Village on the Green, their compassion and dedication to serving older adults.”
Village on the Green has held the Gold Seal six times and has now earned it for another two-year period. The award is part of a ranking system created by the state of Florida in 2000 as a way for consumers to rank care quality of skilled nursing providers.
“The Gold Seal sets us apart from the rest in the long-term care field,” says Gail Wattley, Health Center administrator at Village on the Green. “We are committed to a culture of excellence in serving seniors, and it’s rewarding to be recognized for that.”
The Health Center at Village on the Green is Medicare-certified and offers skilled nursing and rehabilitation services to residents at the retirement community and is also open to the public, accepting direct admissions. Village on the Green is a full-service continuing care retirement community that provides a variety of lifestyle options on its campus, including maintenance-
The Gold Seal Award is based on health care services criteria that includes excellent inspection reports, low employee turnover, high satisfaction ratings from residents and their families, and fiscal soundness.
About Village on the Green
Village on the Green, located at 500 Village Place in Longwood, Florida, is a Life Care community that provides seniors a unique lifestyle experience and a variety of residential options, including maintenance-
About Lifespace Communities
Village on the Green is owned and operated by Lifespace Communities, Inc. Founded in 1976, Lifespace Communities, based in Des Moines, Iowa, is a not-for-profit corporation that has grown to operate 12 continuing care retirement communities in seven states, serving more than 5,000 residents and employing 2,700 team members. Communities are located in Iowa, Minnesota, Kansas, Illinois, Nebraska, Pennsylvania and Florida. The organization is recognized by the LeadingAge Ziegler Top 100 as the seventh largest not-for-profit senior living provider system in the country. For more information about Lifespace and its communities, visit LifespaceCommunities.com.