2205 Green Hills Drive, Ames, Iowa 50014
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Senior Care Health Center

At Green Hills, we want to help everyone whose lives we touch--our residents, their families, and guests of our Senior Care Health Center--to be able to live life the way they choose, as healthy and independent as possible. That is why we continually strive for excellence in quality in every aspect of caring. It's our "Promise to Care", and it is just one reason why Green Hills is an excellent choice.

Green Hills Health Care Center offers long-term care and Medicare-certified skilled nursing, as well as professional Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech, and Nutritional Therapy on an inpatient and outpatient short-term basis. To learn more about our senior care services, please call our admission line (515) 357-5399.

Accommodations include comfortable private and semi-private rooms with a flat-screen TV, Wi-Fi, and safety features.

    Services & Amenities:
  • Three chef-inspired and dietitian-approved restaurant-style meals a day, offering flexibility of menu choices and dining times
  • 24-hour staffing
  • On-site registered dietitian
  • Scheduled transportation to local physician's appointments, as well as complimentary transportation from Mary Greeley Medical Center to Green Hills
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Personal and flat-linen laundry
  • Mail and newspaper delivery
  • Life-enriching activities (prayer service, socials, sing-alongs) that promote the 8 dimensions of wellness (spiritual, vocational, health services, intellectual, emotional, environmental, physical, social)
  • Private dining room
  • 24-hour hospitality bar
  • Full-service catering available
  • Outdoor sensory garden
  • Emergency call system
  • Respite care
  • In-home companion dog
  • Room service
    Community Amenities:
  • Wellness Center with:
  • Fitness rooms
  • Warm water therapy pool
  • Tailored fitness and wellness plans
  • Full calendar of activities
  • Close proximity to Iowa State campus
  • Home Health Care Preferred Provider Services
  • Beauty
  • Alzheimer's Support Group

At Green Hills, we accept Medicare, Medicare replacement plans, and most other insurance plans.

Long Term Care and Skilled Nursing

When you think about Long-term Care, we want you to think about the Green Hills Health Care Center--and our Medicare certified Skilled Nursing.

Every one of us could benefit from a caring atmosphere, socializing with friends, or a visit and help from a care professional. Everything we do focuses on personalized care and maintaining dignity and respect. You'll have the assurance of quality care from familiar staff members, all without going off-site for care.

Our Medicare Certified Skilled Nursing Team at Green Hills Health Care

Dr. Rupal Amin - McFarland Clinic's Adult Medicine

Currently the only continuing care retirement community in Ames with Medicare certified skilled nursing, Green Hills' medical team stands behind our Promise to Care and Person Directed Care, reinforcing our best practices every day so that you receive the care you deserve.

In addition to our expert staff, we maintain a great partnership with the nearby McFarland Clinic and Mary Greeley Medical Center. The Health Care Center's Medical Director, Dr. Rupal Amin from McFarland Clinic's Adult Medicine, partners with our highly trained, licensed, and dedicated Skilled Nursing staff to meet your needs.

So, whether you need short-term assistance or long-term care, our Health Care Center's Skilled Nursing staff promises to exceed your expectations in both compassion and level of care. Each staff member is trained to remain in close contact with you throughout your stay and thoroughly monitor your situation and health conditions. We pay special attention to your progress, and want you to know that as your needs change, so does your level of care.We even develop follow-up care plans to keep track of your progress upon your return home.

Skilled Nursing with Suite Features

Green Hills' 14-suite Skilled Nursing unit offers 24/7 care and access tomany amenities:

  • Private Rooms
  • Private Baths
  • State-of-the-art Technology
  • Flat Screen TVs
  • On-site Physical Therapy
  • Speech and Occupational Therapy
  • Dining Options or Personalized Meals
  • And a Full Range of Activities Accessible According to Your Ability

You'll find all of this and more in a vibrant professional atmosphere.

Assistance with Daily Living

You may need assistance with daily living (ADL) including personal hygiene, medication management, tasks in the home, dressing for a fun evening event, or walks to and from dining. Our skilled nurses are available to assist you 24 hours a day.

Short-term Care

There also may be times when you are preparing for a hospital procedure or have an illness or accident that causes you to no longer feel comfortable or safe at home. In these times, we'll provide the best of care until you are ready to return home.

At Green Hills, we accept Medicare, many Medicare replacement plans, and most other insurance plans for long-term care. Green Hills assisted living and health care center are state licensed which qualifies coverage for most long term care insurance policies.