Innovation for a Better Tomorrow

Innovation in nursing

Mission Health Communities is a skilled nursing and senior living organization, caring for over 2500 patients and residents, and employing 3500 staff, nationwide.  Its home office is proudly located in the Tampa Bay area since 2006. Karen McDonald, Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer for Mission Health, is persistent in her ongoing pursuit to solidify […]

Empower and Inspire: Transforming Lives Through Mentorship

Crystal of Down's Care and Rehab is a star of the Mentorship Program

Recruiting and retention in skilled nursing can be difficult and maybe even disheartening. According to Long Term Care Community Coalition, nursing homes can turn over more than 50% of their nursing staff within a year. This can cause other staff members to experience burnout and follow suit in leaving the community. Mission Health has made […]

Tampa Bay Times Top Workplace

Top Work Place, Tampa Times, 2021-2023

At Mission Health, we take pride in everything we do and how we do it. This means being the best employer possible to those that have dedicated their careers to providing exceptional care to our residents. This includes supporting our employees with great benefits. Based on employee surveys, Mission Health has once again been recognized […]

Fuel for the Communities

Fuel for the Future logo

When you think of nursing homes, what do you usually think of? You may think of the nurses taking care of their residents and patients or administrators meeting visitors and leading resident and family councils. Or maybe you think about the activity directors planning their next fun and engaging project for the residents. There is […]

Mission Mental Health—Care on the Go! 

Tele-doc counseling session with a woman on her couch in a doctor meeting via laptop.

At Mission Health, we strive to provide meaningful benefits to support our employees and their families’ best lives. Like others, the organization offers traditional benefits such as health, dental, and vision insurance, employee discounts, and financial wellness programs. That is just to name a few. BUT the most exciting part of utilizing Mission Health benefits […]

Improving the Mission Staffing Pipeline in 2023

The Mission Health Hiring pipeline

Happy New Year! 2022 has come to a close and it is time to focus on 2023. COVID-19 turned nursing homes upside down and even though we are getting back to “normal”, we are still having difficulty with filling positions.  Our very own Cheri Kauset, Vice President of Customer Experience and Communication, sat down with […]

National Family Caregiver Month: Taking Time for Yourself

National Family Caregiver Month

Caregiver burnout is real, not everyone understands it. Many caregivers go through it and often struggle to overcome it. Throughout the month of November, Family Caregivers are being celebrated across America – and it’s the perfect time to recognize these special individuals. National Family Caregiver months provides a much-needed focus on the emotional, physical, and […]

Mission Health “Operation” Open Enrollment 

Mission Health Operation

It’s that time of year again! Open Enrollment 2023 is finally here! Thank you to everyone who joined the Open Enrollment Webinar.  From October 3-October 14, 2022, your community will host an interactive Mission Health “Operation” Benefits event to help you better understand the benefits. From medical insurance to financial assistance, Mission Health’s goal is […]

Why Satisfaction Surveys are Key to Survival in the Workplace

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Did you know that businesses are more likely to grow by 10% when using a Net Promoter Score measurement? Quality, reliability, and efficiency are terms that we hear quite often when discussing customer engagement.  When aligning these indicators, it’s important to consider the skills and behaviors needed to improve service outcomes. At Mission Health, we […]

Why Meaningful Work Matters

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People are diligently seeking purpose and meaning not only in their personal lives, but also in their professional lives – that important connection to sense of self.  Meaningful work is a fundamental asset to a properly functioning work environment that can simultaneously strengthen an individual’s self-worth and overall well-being. Employees want to see their work as […]