Virginia Gay Nursing & Rehab, LLC Receives Deficiency Free Designation

Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab, LLC receives deficiency free designation

It is with great pleasure to announce Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab, LLC has achieved compliance ratings for Medicaid and Medicare through the Health Inspection division of Iowa Department of Inspections, the state organization conducting compliance inspections for Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.

Passing the inspection for CMS is necessary for long term care facilities to participate in the Medicare or Medicaid programs. VGH Nursing and Rehab was found to be in substantial compliance and congratulated for the work required to maintain compliance.

VGNR Administrator, Jess Henkle stated, “To have a deficiency-free inspection is an honor.  It is thanks to the hard work and dedication of the entire team providing the best care and services for our residents.  We are thankful for the opportunity to be a part of our residents’ lives. We owe a debt of gratitude to the resident’s friends and families, the Virginia Gay Board of Directors, and the Virginia Gay Foundation Board for supporting our mission to improve the health of those we serve with a commitment to excellence in all that we do.”

In recent years, Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab has also received numerous Pinnacle customer service awards and a National Healthcare Safety Network Certificate of Achievement and 5 Star rating from CMS, Medicare Nursing Home Compare. A list of those awards can be found on

Learn more about Virginia Gay Nursing and Rehab, LLC and additional services available through Virginia Gay Hospital and its clinics located in Atkins, Urbana, Van Horne, and Vinton when you visit


About Virginia Gay Hospital, Clinics, Home Health, Nursing and Rehab

As a leader in rural healthcare and specializing in family medicine, Virginia Gay Hospital and Clinics serve families in the greater Benton County, Iowa with family medical clinics in Atkins (SE Benton Co.), Van Horne (SW Benton Co.), Urbana (NE Benton Co.) and Vinton. The hospital provides a wide array of services, diagnostic testing, and clinical expertise in Acute Care, Emergency Medicine, Home Health, Imaging Services, Laboratory, Nursing and Rehabilitation, Respiratory Therapy, Sleep Studies, Surgical Services, and Therapy Services. Founded with a gift from Virginia Walcutt-Gay in 1914, the hospital has been able to maintain independence because of the generous support from the community. For additional information, please visit