Morton County Care Center
400 Buckmaster Drive Elkhart, Kansas 67950 Phone: 620.697.2728
Adjusting to new surroundings
is never easy, especially for those who are leaving their homes and moving
into a nursing facility. At
County Long Term Care originally opened in February of 1981 as a forty-bed
unit attached to
Price for the
In an effort to promote good
Delicious meals are served by a dietary staff under the direction of a Certified Dietary Manager and with a Registered Dietitian Consultant on staff.
Residents look forward to a full schedule of activities every month. The Activity Director provides interesting and often times adventurous activities including: Exercise programs, Craft, Bingo, Parties, Fishing Trips, Games, (Horseshoes, Dominoes, Cards), Holiday Celebrations, Men Breakfast, Story Time, Mixed Generational Programs, , Pet Therapy, Church Services, Current Events, Transportation to Shopping Excursions.
Social Services are provided to residents and family members under the direction of a Social Service Designee with the supervision of a Licensed Specialist Clinical Social Worker. Specifically, it is the responsibility of this department to serve as an advocate for residents and their families. In doing so, they will conduct periodic interviews with the residents and /or family members to ensure that the Residents Rights are enforced. Information and documentation regarding Living Wills and Durable Power of Attorney for Health Care Decisions are available to assist with applications to Kansas Medicaid and Veterans Administration.
Other services provided are Music Therapy, Rehabilitation Services, Laundry, and Housekeeping.
The Aviary is a marvel to our residents and others. Beautiful birds adorn the controlled environment. Residents and visitors have the opportunity to see doves hatch and many baby birds come from the high nests.
A secure outside activity area is available and enjoyed by all residents.