What is a Convalescent Home?

The difference between convalescent homes and nursing homes While the term convalescent home is often used synonymously with nursing home, they are really two separate things, although with a lot of similarities. Understanding what a convalescent home is and assessing whether that is the proper facility for your needs or those of a family member starts with understanding the word …

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Making Special Moments at Mount Hope

Staff coordinates thrilling Harley birthday ride for our resident motorcycle-enthusiast! Here at Mount Hope, we like to say our team goes above and beyond to provide for a healthy and enjoyable life for all our residents. But nowhere has this commitment to treating everyone like family been made more evident than a recent motorcycle ride just outside our nursing home. …

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Safe Bathrooms for the Elderly

It is never too soon to improve the bathroom safety for seniors or an aging loved one. Even if you are not aware that they have had an issue with balance or have had a fall, taking early steps can prevent this dangerous, and all too common, hazard from happening to your elderly family member or friend. Every year, millions …

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Mount Hope Named U.S. News Best Nursing Home for 2017-18

US News Best Nursing Homes 2018 1 - Mount Hope Named U.S. News Best Nursing Home for 2017-18

Everyone here at Mount Hope Nursing Center is extremely happy and proud to announce that we have been recognized as one of the best nursing homes of 2017 by U.S. News, a digital news and information platform that has featured nursing home rankings since its inception in 2009. U.S. News provides readers with advice, ranking, news and analysis to aid …

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Meet Our Administrator,
Gina Terry

Gina Terry

Gina Terry was an EMT for Mount Hope and the surrounding community for years, but when career advancement threatened to take her out of town, arrangements were made to keep her in Mt. Hope; her skills were too valuable to let go. Remaining in Mt. Hope Gina had been offered a position at a doctor’s office in Wichita. Having completed …

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