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Veteran at Life Care Center of Grandview fought in Guam and Iwo Jima

Roy Smith

Roy Smith, a resident at Life Care Center of Grandview, Missouri, is an American hero.

Born in Kansas City, Missouri, on March 11, 1926, Smith was a high school student studying to become an auto mechanic when he enlisted in the Marines to serve in World War II...

Cancer patient finds rehab success at Life Care Center of Grandview

Left to right: Chrystal Simpson, physical therapist assistant; Stephan Beach; Marla Pryor, occupational therapist assistant; and Alecia Hadley, occupational therapist

After treatment for pancreatic cancer, Stephan Beach, a retired sociology professor at Avila University in Kansas City, came to Life Care Center of Grandview, Missouri, for rehabilitation.

When he arrived at the skilled nursing and rehab center on Feb. 9, 2018, Beach needed total assistance with much of his self-care, from bathing and getting dressed to managing his medication...

Life Care Center of Grandview named a Best Nursing Home

Life Care Center of Grandview

Life Care Center of Grandview, Missouri, was recently named a 2017-2018 U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home.

U.S. News & World Report rates centers using data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services covering health inspections, nurse staffing and quality of care....

Life Care Center of Grandview resident meets country music star

Resident Frances Stanaway with country star Luke Bryan

Frances Stanaway, a resident at Life Care Center of Grandview, Missouri, has been a country music fan all her life. Lately, she has enjoyed listening to the music of country star Luke Bryan.

Stanaway has a terminal illness, and Crossroads Hospice & Palliative Care in Independence, Missouri, connected her with a way to fulfill her dream of meeting Bryan....

Life Care Center of Grandview resident wins state-wide pageant

Helen Hunter poses after being crowned Ms. Missouri Nursing Home Queen.

The Missouri Health Care Association held its 35th annual Ms. Missouri Nursing Home Pageant on Aug. 24, and Helen Hunter, a resident at Life Care Center of Grandview, Missouri, was crowned the 2015 Ms. Missouri Nursing Home Queen.