Partnership Allows Magnolia Manor to Provide Cutting Edge Services

Americus, GA, July 20, 2008 --( Magnolia Manor is pleased to announce an innovative management partnership with Elder Care Pharmacy Services of Hawkinsville, Georgia. With over fifteen years experience, Elder Care Pharmacy specializes in pharmacy needs for nursing centers and is considered an expert in the industry. This creative partnership will not only provide the highest quality of pharmacy care to all Magnolia Manor Nursing Center residents, but will also allow Magnolia Manor to reorganize and consolidate all pharmacy services throughout the organization.

When entering into a management partnership with an ancillary service, it is crucial both parties share common goals. Along with Magnolia Manor, Elder Care Pharmacy is a not-for-profit corporation committed to providing the best resident care available. Elder Care Pharmacy is proud to uphold the highest standards of pharmacy care through unique services such as On-site Medication Administration Training, Consulting Pharmacists Review and Emergency Delivery Service delivering medications in emergency situations 24 hours-a-day, 365 days-a-year. In addition, Elder Care values the importance of providing a continuum of care for residents by utilizing innovative techniques and high quality standards.

While this partnership will provide for a dynamic drug delivery system and the most modern, state-of-the-art equipment available, it will also join together two leading providers in the health care industry. Mark R. Todd, President & CEO of Magnolia Manor states, “This partnership will create proficient, cost-effective changes in the current management of our pharmacy systems.” He continues by saying, “As a leader, I am excited about this partnership. Magnolia Manor constantly strives for quality improvement in all areas of care and I am confident this partnership will bring the highest level of pharmacy care available to Magnolia Manor residents.”

Partnering with Elder Care is yet another way Magnolia Manor is able to maintain its vision to be a leading provider of retirement living opportunities, to bring the best resources of staff, facilities, programs, and Christian compassion to focus on meeting the needs of its residents and their families. Located at 2001 South Lee Street, Magnolia Manor is the only full-care retirement community in Americus, pledged to the letter and spirit of U.S. policy for the achievement of equal housing opportunity throughout the nation. Magnolia Manor is also a United Methodist Ministry for older adults with nine locations across South Georgia.

Magnolia Manor Retirement Communities
Michelle Laidler
(229) 931-5927