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Recent News

July 2016: Forest Hills of DC & Forest Side Memory Care Earn Three 2016 Bronze National Quality Awards

Forest Hills of DC & Forest Side Memory Care has been recognized as 2016 recipient of three Bronze - Commitment to Quality Awards for its dedication to improving the lives of its residents through quality care. This is the first time that any retirement organization in the metropolitan DC region has ever earned three National Quality awards at the same time. The three programs receiving recognition are the Assisted Living and Skill Nursing Facility at Forest Hills of DC, and the Forest Side Memory Care Assisted Living Community.

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May 2016: Forest Hills of DC Announces Sandy Douglass Stepping Down as CEO

The Board of Directors announced today that after 24 years of dedicated service, Sandy Douglass is leaving her position as CEO of Forest Hills of DC, formerly the Methodist Home, effective July 1, 2016. The Board expressed their gratitude for her years of service and Douglass has agreed to remain engaged with Forest Hills as consultant to the leadership.

Board President Tom Mitchell said, “For over two decades, Forest Hills of DC has benefited from Sandy’s wise and compassionate leadership. Her vision and her care and concern for staff, families and residents have truly been extraordinary. Sandy is a great gift to the Forest Hills community, and we are grateful that she will continue to share her expertise with us.”

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August 2014: A New Name, an Enduring Tradition of Care

In 2014, we celebrated our 125th year and officially changed our name from The Methodist Home of DC to Forest Hills of DC to better reflect the broad spectrum of residents, families and friends we serve in the area of the city known as Forest Hills. Though we have a new identity, we continue to provide the same excellence of care and spritual support that was the original vision of our founders more than a century ago.

February 2014: TMH Earns Perfect Five-Star Rating

US News and World Report in their "Best Nursing Homes Rankings" acknowledged the Methodist Home of DC with a perfect five star rating. Their rankings are based on annual unannounced site visits and surveys conducted by CMS, the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services. The Methodist Home's skilled nursing care facility earned an overall five star rating and achieved a perfect five star score in each of the three main sub categories: Health Inspections, Nurse Staffing and Quality Measures. The Methodist Home was the only skilled nursing facility in the metropolitan DC region to receive the perfect score.

"Our Nursing Facility staff has done an excellent job ensuring that every resident is receiving the best possible person-centered care," commented Sandy Douglass, CEO of the Methodist Home of DC and Forest Side. "This honor, however, is not just for our great nursing department but reflects the efforts of our entire team, including Social Work, Activities, Maintenance, Housekeeping, Dining Services and Admissions. We are fortunate to have such a highly professional and dedicated staff."

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To view our five star rating on US News & World Report, click here.