Golden Meadows Home continues to make progress - Berne Tri-Weekly News

Golden Meadows Home continues to make progress

Tom Magnan, administrator for Adams County’s Golden Meadows Home, noted in a recent memo that the living quarters for 21 residents collected $319,296.38 in room and board payments from the Assistance to Residents in County Homes state program and from income of the residents during 2015. “The FSSA informed us in December of 2015 that the daily rate of reimbursement for residents on this program has increased from $37 to $40.75 per day,” reported Magnan. “There are currently 11 full-time and 14 part-time employees,” said Magnan. “These part-timers include staff members who are on ‘call-in’ status with no guaranteed hours. Among the 14 part-time employees is a special education Bellmont High School student who is learning job skills.” Magnan noted that within the past year, several major physical plant improvements were made at the home. They include carpeting in the chapel, three sections of the sidewalk in front of the generator, one of two sewer pumps replaced and... Read More >