About Us

With a mission to enhance the life of every person we serve, our dedicated team members across Avamere serve seniors with compassion and respect.
Avamere Rehabilitation Nurse

What makes us different.

At Avamere Living, our dedicated healthcare professionals are here to guide you through your post-acute care journey. The Avamere way means we take a person-centered approach, from individualized care plans to getting on a first-name basis. Our goal is to bring a personal touch to everything we do.

Our company mission is ‘to enhance the life of every person we serve,’ and our team members take that to heart. Treating you and your loved ones with compassion and respect has been our standard for over 25 years. No matter your healthcare goals, our team of dedicated caregivers and clinicians are here to support you in reaching them.

Avamere Living is able to offer a variety of services to meet your care needs. All our facilities offer 24-hour skilled nursing, as well as in-house therapy services. Between physical, occupational, and speech-language therapies, Avamere Living is able to offer a full range of services. And, since our therapists are in-house, you can count on receiving an enhanced level of care and cooperation during your stay.

We understand that every person’s journey is unique, so we are committed to enhancing your life in the way that works best for you. Whether it is a place that your or your loved one can recover during a post-acute stay, or a home away from home, Avamere Living has a spot for you. We look forward to coming alongside you in your healthcare journey.

Avamere Rehabilitation Nurse
Rick Miller CEO

“I formed Avamere with an intrinsic desire and goal to enhance lives. Whether we are serving our patients and residents, their family members, or our own fellow teammates, here at Avamere we’re all about family and creating a home where everyone feels they belong.”

– Rick Miller, Founder

Our Mission
& Core Values

Our mission and seven core values guide us in every interaction with our patients, residents, their family members, and our fellow teammates.

We honor our mission by working together to get to know our seniors personally, understand and meet their unique needs, and cultivate an environment of compassion and trust.

Our Mission

to enhance the life of every person we serve


  • Integrity above all else
  • Passion for the quality of people’s lives
  • Quality that is obvious
  • Innovation, not emulation
  • A culture of trust and respect
  • Reaching to learn, grow, and embrace change
  • Teamwork, camaraderie, and fun

Our History

Avamere Living began in 1995, as a single Skilled Nursing Facility in Hillsboro, Oregon. Since that small beginning, Avamere Living has grown over the years to become the industry leader in the Pacific Northwest for Skilled Nursing and Post-Acute Care. Operating 33 Skilled Nursing Facilities in Oregon and Washington, including 5 campuses with Independent Living, Assisted Living, and/or Memory Care onsite, Avamere Living provides those who need extra care a dignified place to rest and recover.

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Community Engagement

Avamere Living is fully committed to a diverse, equitable workplace and healthcare environment. To see our partnerships, initiatives, and community engagement, visit our DEIB page below.
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