Compassion Shines During Hurricane Florence

As Hurricane Florence gained strength and threatened the Eastern coast, Signature HealthCARE at Tanbark teams and leaders sprang into action preparing to take in dozens of evacuated residents from a sister location in Norfolk, Virginia. The outpouring of support from our Regional team, Spirituality, Home Office, vendors and sister facilities in the local area, made what could have been a very trying situation into lasting memories for all!  The behind-the-scenes planning, numerous conference calls, strategy sessions in the Command Center, and last minute deliveries made the transition a success.  Tanbark more than doubled it’s occupancy on the Personal Care Unit and the team did it with a smile!

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CNA of the Year Nominee

We want to thank Lenny Boling for his 14 years of dedication to serving the residents at Tanbark! Lenny goes above and beyond daily to not only meet the needs of our residents but to exceed them! He NEVER misses work, ALWAYS helps his co-workers, does a GREAT job as both a CNA and KMA, and truly is a blessing to the Tanbark Team! Lenny was nominated by his peers, residents and family members for the Bluegrass Task Force Sageser Award….hoping he wins it all!!

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Food Truck Friday

Gringos Taco Truck is coming out to Signature HealthCARE at Tanbark on July 20th at 11am. Join us for good food and fun!

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Best Social Workers in Town!


A special thanks to our Social Workers for doing an amazing job with our residents and family members! They were presented with “Sunshine” goodies, for being such a BRIGHT aspect of our team. We appreciate them both and are so blessed to have them! Tanbark is a better place because of them!

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Going Home!


Barbara Craycraft admitted to Tanbark’s Personal Care Ortho Respite Apartment on from Baptist Health Lexington and being on an observation stay there. She decided to try our PC Ortho Respite Program to help build her strength. For 6 days, she received outpatient PT/OT services from the Tanbark therapy team, as well as daily care from the nurses and CNA’s. After 6 days of hard work, Mrs. Craycraft was able to discharge home, independently, with Kort home health to follow.

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Tanbark Earns Industry Honor

Advanced gold-qapi

Providigm’s Embracing Quality Awards Program recently awarded our team with its Advanced Accreditation honor and the Embracing Quality Award for Customer Satisfaction. The industry award recognizes skilled nursing centers across the United States and Canada for achieving outstanding quality outcomes. Providigm’s Quality Assurance Performance Improvement program awards accreditation to top performing nursing homes and centers for a commitment to quality and excellence.

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