In 2016, the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare announced it was offering mini-grants to long-term care facilities.
These grants were to be used to improve the quality of care/quality of life for residents through the use of technology. Eligible dollar amounts awarded would be contingent upon the facility’s licensed beds. Amounts available were up to $70,000...
On May 9, 2016, residents and associates at Bridgeview Estates in Twin Falls, Idaho, released balloons and had a ribbon-cutting ceremony to kick off National Nursing Home Week.
Twin Falls Mayor Shawn Barigar shared a few words at the ceremony.