NHC Opens New Assisted Living Center Near Greenville, SC

National HealthCare Corporation (NYSE-Amex: NHC); (NYSE-Amex: NHC.PRA) announced the recent opening of The Palmettos of Mauldin, a 45 unit assisted living community in Mauldin, South Carolina near Greenville.  The Palmettos will have 27 apartments in the assisted living wing and another 18 in the memory care wing that is adjacent to NHC Mauldin, a 180 bed skilled care facility, and expands NHC’s residential care in South Carolina to over 2,100 beds in 15 locations, along with 4 homecare offices and 7 hospice locations.

“The Palmetto’s location alongside the therapy and rehabilitation programs of NHC Mauldin will allow residents the freedom to remain in their apartments while receiving temporary care next door,” according to NHC President Steve Flatt. “This is also a strategic location because it can serve the Fountain Inn, Simpsonville and Greenville, South Carolina markets.”