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Life Care Center of Littleton collects water for World Kindness Day

Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado participated in Life Care Centers of America’s corporate World Kindness Day challenge of collecting water for local charities on Nov. 13, 2018.

The facility collected over 50 cases and 2,098 bottles of water, which ended up being around 35,456.2 ounces of water for Littleton Life Center, a local food bank...

Life Care Center of Littleton resident featured in national magazine

Local celebrity businesswoman Jane Withers, better known as Hub Cap Annie, is about to ride again.

Withers, now a resident at Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, is featured in the recently released 2016 edition of Life Care LEADER magazine, a publication of Life Care Centers of America that chronicles the lives of seniors in Life Care facilities.

Life Care of Littleton supports former associate’s cancer battle

Sue Dowdy was admissions assistant at Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, when she was diagnosed with stage 4 melanoma.

Though she battled the disease with success for several years, Dowdy’s condition began to worsen recently, and she could no longer continue working....

Jim and Chris Stieler receive national group volunteer award

On Aug. 27, 2018, Jim and Chris Stieler received Life Care Centers of America’s Group Volunteer Award for their service to Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado.

The presentation was made during the company’s annual management meeting at its headquarters in Cleveland, Tennessee...

Michelle Fraternali wins Life Care’s divisional President’s Award

Life Care Centers of America honored Michelle Fraternali, executive director at Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, with one of two President’s Awards for its Mountain States Division on Aug. 14, 2017.

The President’s Award recognizes distinguished service in a long-term health care management role....

Life Care Center of Littleton earns Silver National Quality Award

Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, recently received the 2018 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The center was notified of its achievement on June 28. Only 166 Silver awards were given this year nationwide...

Life Care Center of Littleton leader wins Facility Leadership Award

On April 24, 2018, The American College of Health Care Administrators presented one of its 2018 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Awards to Michelle Fraternali, executive director of Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado.

 The award, named in honor of visionary ACHCA member Eli Pick, is based on the criteria ranging from facility census to survey results. It acknowledges administrators who have guided their organizations to a higher level of quality...

Life Care Center of Littleton earns Bronze National Quality Award

Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, a skilled nursing and rehab facility, recently received the 2016 Bronze National Quality Award from the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living.

The award honors facilities across the nation that have demonstrated their commitment to improving quality of care for seniors and persons with disabilities. It is the first of three tiers of recognition (Bronze, Silver and Gold) by AHCA/NCAL and requires a detailed application process submitted to a board of examiners for review.

Cupid delivers smiles to Life Care Center of Littleton

Residents at Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, had a special surprise on Valentine’s Day 2017.

Ron Kraft, a certified nursing assistant and rehab aide, came to work that morning dressed as Cupid. He had valentines stuck to a pair of tights that matched perfectly with his red shorts and sash. He added a pair of feathered angel wings to top off his costume....

CDC recognizes Life Care Center of Littleton

In December 2017, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention presented Life Care Center of Littleton, Colorado, with a Certificate of Appreciation.

The certificate recognizes “outstanding participation in the assessment of infections and use of antibiotics in nursing homes and skilled nursing facilities....”