Monthly Archives: November 2013

Groundbreakings at Keizer and Salem (VIDEO)

On November 12, Avamere Family of Companies broke ground on two new facilities — the new Salem Transitional Care (near Bonaventure Assisted Living) and a memory care facility adjacent to Avamere Court at Keizer. The two groundbreaking events included members of Avamere’s management team, Bonaventure and Keizer staff, as well as representatives from the Oregon Health Care Association and the City of Keizer and the City of Salem — including Salem Mayor Anna Peterson. Check out the videos below to learn more!  

Avamere Family of Companies featured in Inside Healthcare magazine

John W. Morgan

Inside Healthcare ran a great piece on Avamere Family of Companies. The magazine interviewed Avamere CEO John Morgan and focused on our commitment to care, future plans for growth and our focus on excellence.  John’s leadership, along with the rest of our management team, helps drive our dedication to quality care and services for aging adults throughout the northwest and beyond. Click here to read the entire article. Inside Healthcare provides a unique combination of feature articles, corporate case studies, and essays from the most prominent voices in healthcare today. Each issue also contains a number of Corporate Spotlights—case studies that detail how healthcare … Continue reading

Avamere Family of Companies Breaks Ground for New Transitional Care Building in Salem

  Salem, Oregon – Avamere Family of Companies will break ground on five acres of land for construction of Salem Transitional Care; located at 3400 Boone Rd. SE next to the existing Bonaventure Assisted Living and Retirement Community. The $13M, 53,000 square foot building will provide patients recovering from illness or injury with intensive skilled nursing and rehabilitation services. “Most post-acute care options in Salem and surrounding communities are over 30 years old,” says Jay Ponciano, Administrator for the new facility. “We’re very excited to offer residents of Polk and Marion counties a service that is designed to get people … Continue reading

Avamere Family of Companies Breaks Ground for New Memory Care Building in Keizer

Keizer, Oregon – Avamere Family of Companies is set to break ground for construction of a new memory care community – located at 450 Clagget Court North – next to the existing Avamere Court at Keizer retirement campus. The $7.8M project will create 48 private memory care units designed to provide a compassionate environment for seniors suffering from Alzheimer’s, dementia, or other mental illness to receive specialized care. Avamere Court at Keizer currently offers 69 skilled nursing beds, 50 residential care apartments, and 96 independent living apartments. The memory care expansion will give residents of Marion County a comprehensive choice … Continue reading