If you have respiratory symptoms, have traveled internationally to affected areas, or have been exposed to the Novel Coronavirus, please call your physician's office for further instructions.

Manning Regional Healthcare Center

Senior Life Solutions at MRHC Named National Program Finalist of the Year

February 6, 2020

Manning, IA – Manning Regional Healthcare Center is pleased to announce that the Senior Life Solutions team has been named a national Program of the Year Award finalist.

To date, there are 90 Senior Life Solutions programs across 26 states nationally.  Top performing programs are recognized annually based on their excellence in demonstrating the program’s values of care, compliance, and community. This year, five individuals and programs received this significant recognition and 10 programs were named a finalist. Award recipients demonstrated outstanding patient care, excellent comprehension and execution of compliance regulations, and strong community engagement.    

MRHC’s Senior Life Solutions Program Director, Janet Brus, RN, shared, “We are very humbled and surprised to receive this award. We love working with the patients, knowing we’re making a difference in people’s lives and when the patients can come here and meet new friends it’s really a warm feeling.”

Manning Regional Healthcare Center’s Senior Life Solutions is an intensive outpatient group therapy program designed to meet the unique needs of senior adults struggling with symptoms of depression and anxiety that can sometimes be age-related. Manning’s program staff include Amy Hull, therapist, Cathy Dammann, office and patient coordinator, and Janet Brus.

Anyone can refer an individual to the program including family members, physicians, self-referrals, or other health professionals. For more information, call the Manning Regional Healthcare Center’s Senior Life Solutions program at 712-655-8262.

ABOUT SENIOR LIFE SOLUTIONS
Founded in 2003, Senior Life Solutions is managed by Psychiatric Medical Care (PMC), a leading behavioral healthcare management company.  Focused on addressing the needs of rural and underserved communities, PMC manages inpatient behavioral health units, intensive outpatient programs, and telehealth services in more than 25 states. The company's services provide evaluation and treatment for patients suffering from depression, anxiety, mood disorders, memory problems, post-traumatic stress disorder, and other behavioral health problems.  For more information, visit www.psychmc.com.

News Feed

April is Alcohol Awareness Month

Since the onset of the pandemic, there has been a notable increase in alcohol use and abuse in Iowa. According to the governor, there has been an 18% increase in alcohol related deaths in the past year throughout the state.

“We are seeing this impact here in Manning with an increased wait list for admission to our Recovery Center with referrals from all over the state,” sa

MRHC has Significant Economic and Community Impact

As a non-profit critical access hospital, the mission and purpose of Manning Regional Healthcare Center is to serve those in the local community and provide a public benefit. Quality healthcare has a large community and economic impact and it is essential for attracting other industries. Hospitals are generally, among the largest employers, they offer highly educated, well-paying jobs and physi