Dozens of nursing homes have closed in rural Minnesota in the past two decades, putting pressure on the small communities that rely on them for care, income and revenue. Minnesota Public Radio reports that nursing homes are costly to run, highly regulated and qualified staff is hard to find and retain. Twin Valley Mayor Ben Fall says the closure of the Twin Valley Living Center in November wasn’t just hard on residents and their families, it was hard on the whole community.
Dozens of nursing homes have closed in rural Minnesota
By Ashley Hanley|2019-07-05T05:21:01-05:00July 5th, 2019|