From Progress staff reports

Dawson Springs Health and Rehabilitation Center has been named to ElderPerfect’s Best Nursing Homes in Kentucky for 2020 list, according to the publisher’s website.

ElderPerfect is an information publisher on senior health care in the U.S. and the organization reviews care providers for senior housing and in-home health.

The site recognizes nursing homes based on health inspections, quality of residence care, penalties and staffing, the site states. The data is provided by the facility and from government inspections.

Dawson Springs Health and Rehab, 213 Water St., was established in 1991 and is a for-profit limited liability company, according to the website. The 59-bed facility was given a rating of 5 from Medicare. The nursing home is part of Concord Health Systems.

The facility was one of 45 recognized with the achievement. ElderPerfect evaluated 285 in Kentucky and 16% were chosen to be on the list.