Wilson Senior Care Acquires Loris Extended Care from McLeod

September 26, 2014 – Wilson Senior Care announced that it has Loris Rehab & Nursing Center 2acquired Loris Extended Care, an 88 bed skilled nursing facility located in Loris, SC.

Wilson Senior Care (WSC) is an established company with over 50 years of healthcare experience. The addition of Loris Extended Care will allow WSC to serve the citizens of Loris and surrounding areas. This acquisition increases the company’s operations to over 400 skilled nursing beds in South Carolina. The facility has been renamed Loris Rehab & Nursing Center to better reflect the various aspects of health care that will be provided.

Dennis Lofe, President & CEO of Wilson Senior Care, stated that “When McLeod Health presented the Loris opportunity to us we knew that this facility would be a great fit for our company. The vision of Wilson Senior Care is to be the preferred provider for senior care services and Loris Rehab & Nursing Center will be positioned to achieve our vision. We look forward to serving the short-term rehab and skilled nursing care needs of the Loris community.”

In the Darlington and Hartsville communities, WSC owns and operates 3 skilled nursing facilities, a short-term rehabilitation facility, a medical uniform retail store, along with a pharmacy & medical supply company.

In addition, WSC is an employee owned company. Employee ownership plays a large part in the company’s quality of care. WSC Staff take pride in going the extra mile for their patients, not just because it is their job, but because this is their company and they want to make it the best it can be. It is a win- win for everyone. “Our interdisciplinary team is committed to delivering quality care. We focus on creating a positive experience for our residents, families, visitors and staff.” said Sonya Foster, Vice President & CCO of Wilson Senior Care.

Wilson Senior Care is a progressive healthcare organization generating approximately $30 million of annual revenues. With the addition of Loris Rehab & Nursing Center, WSC will employee more than 600 staff members.