Posted 9/4/2013 11:12 am
Updated 3 months ago
Diversicare Healthcare Services Inc. announced Tuesday that it no longer manages 11 nursing homes in
"The decision to exit
Diversicare had announced its plans to exit the
On Sept. 3, Diversicare said it completed the transaction.
"We want to thank Omega for their support in identifying a new operator to assume theses leases," Gill said.
The news release didn't say who the new manager is. But the Arkansas Department of Human Services said the new operators are John Ponthie and Ross Ponthie, who own other nursing homes in Arkansas under the name of Progressive Eldercare Services Inc. of Louisiana.
Diversicare declinded to comment and Omega didn't return a call.
Diversicare operates 43 nursing homes mainly in the Southeast and Southwest parts of the country.
- Arbor Oaks Healthcare and Rehab--Malvern
- Ash Flat Healthcareand Rehab
Healthcare and Rehab Conway
- Des Arc Nursing and Rehab
Nursing and Rehab—Hot Springs Garland
- Ouachita Nursing and Rehab--
- Pocahontas Healthcare and Rehab
Rich MountainNursing and Rehab--Mena Healthcare and Rehab Sheridan
- The Pines Nursing and Rehab—Hot Springs
- Walnut Ridge Nursing and Rehab