MFA News


Virginia Health Care Association Recognizes MFA Administrator as Nursing Facility Administrator of the Year

October 2, 2015

Administrator Mandy Gannon was named Nursing Facility Administrator of the Year by the Virginia Health Care Administration (VHCA) in recognition of his dedication to the patients, staff, and family of Burke Health and Rehabilitation Center.

The VHCA, which represents nearly 90% of all nursing facilities in Virginia, presented Mandy with this prestigious award at the VHCA Annual Awards Banquet in Richmond on September 30. She was selected by a panel of her peers for this distinguished honor.

Grand Opening Celebration for New Princess Anne Center

June 5, 2015

The doors are officially open here at Princess Anne Health & Rehabilitation Center, adding much needed healthcare services for the growing local senior population.  Owners and operators welcomed city economic development officials and local healthcare authorities to the grand opening celebration on April 28.  Dr.

Ten MFA Centers Recognized by U.S. News & World Report as "Best Nursing Homes" in 2015

March 5, 2015

U.S. News and World Report released its 2015 edition of "Best Nursing Homes" and ten Medical Facilities of America centers made the list. We want to congratulate the following centers on this achievement:

Appomattox Health & Rehabilitation Center - Appomattox, VA

Bayside Health & Rehabilitation Center- Virginia Beach, VA

Patient Featured in the Washington Post for Unique Paintings

March 5, 2015

When you first walk into Ed Loose’s room at Cherrydale Health & Rehabilitation Center, you are instantly welcomed with a kaleidoscope of colors. His artwork, which nearly spills out into the hallways and was recently featured in the local edition of  The Washington Post, captures lifelike images of animals, celebrities, plants, and more. While these images seem to flow so naturally, had it not been for several staff members at the center, Ed’s gift may have been left undiscovered.

Salem Health & Rehabilitation Center's Saint Francis Facility Dog Featured on Local News

January 2, 2015
Saint Francis facility dog at Salem Health & Rehabilitation Center featured on local Roanoke news for helping rehabilitation patients.

PT Recieves Horace G. Fralin Award for Company Employee of the Year

December 11, 2014

Medical Facilities of America proudly recognizes Megha Sheth, Physical Therapist at Parham Health and Rehab Center, as our company’s 2013 Horace G. Fralin Award recipient. This is the highest honor at our company. It is awarded annually to one of the 40 center Employees of the Year. The recipient must be committed to excellence and demonstrate outstanding compassion, leadership, and customer service.

Fast Track Ortho Nationally Recognized

July 29, 2014
Medical Facilities of America recently participated in a workshop at the National Association of Orthopedic Nurses Annual National Conference in Las Vegas, NV. It stemmed from a nearly two-year partnership with Bon Secours Hospital in Richmond, VA for which MFA helped design a program called “Fast Track Ortho.”

Awards Handed Out By Our Health Magazine

July 29, 2014

Congrats to the following centers that were voted by Our Health magazine readers in Southwest Virginia and Southside Virginia as the “Best of” in Healthcare.

Partnership Makes Certification Easier for Future Nursing Student Assistants in Southwest Virginia

June 20, 2014
From the classroom to the real world, Medical Facilities of America and Total Action for Progress (TAP) have teamed up to help the make certification process easier for future nursing assistants in Southwest Virginia.

An Introduction to our Oral History Program

June 13, 2014

Medical Facilities of America's commitment to achieving excellence in both care and service is at the core of our organizational culture. Finding ways to continuously build relationships that foster and support caring and compassionate environments for those we serve is an energized and passionate focus of our leadership.  

In February of 2013 MFA excitingly launched a new quality of life program designed to capture and preserve our patient’s life stories. Presently over 8500 oral histories have been completed and the program momentum is ongoing.