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Elm Crest Senior Living Community, led by Administrator Tim Nauslar, once again proved that Elm Crest offers residents of Harlan and greater Shelby County quality healthcare services. In an annual visit from the Iowa Department of Health and Human Services, the State found that Elm Crest Assisted Living provided residents “clinical and regulatory excellence” in a variety of critical areas. This rating reflects the commitment to excellence in resident care and safety.

Tim states, “Our entire team is focused on providing residents with the best healthcare services and lifestyle choices, and we are delighted to receive this recognition. Our commitment to resident safety, quality of care and service are the core of who we are, and we are proud of the positive rating from the State.”

Congratulations Elm Crest staff! Your hard work is something we are all so proud of!

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Elm Crest’s parent company American Baptist Homes of the Midwest (ABHM) is pleased to announce the appointment of Ms. Annette Greely as the new President and Chief Executive Officer. Annette is stepping into the role of retiring CEO, Jeff Hongslo. Annette brings more than 20 years progressive leadership to ABHM with extensive experience in home and community-based services, adult day care, senior housing, assisted living, memory care and skilled nursing care. Annette most recently held the position of CEO at Jones Harrison Senior Living, located in Minneapolis, MN.

Annette states, “I look forward to my new role as CEO at ABHM.  Over the next several weeks I plan to visit each community and get to know the staff and residents that make each ABHM community unique.” Ms. Greely also holds a Bachelor’s degree in psychology and Master’s degree in Gerontology.

Eden Prairie, MN based ABHM would like to thank Mr. Jeff Hongslo for his twenty years of service to the organization and recognize his steady leadership as ABHM navigated the global pandemic.

All of ABHM looks forward to Annette’s leadership and as she continues ABHM’s 93-year tradition of providing quality housing and health care services to seniors and families.

American Baptist Homes of the Midwest is a not-for-profit provider of senior living and health care since 1930.

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Elm Crest parent company ABHM is partnering with senior living technology provider Eversound to bring wireless headphone system into all of our communities across six states. This new technology is a headphone system that enables our residents to enjoy a level of hearing they may not have had in years. Click here for a complete news story on this exciting new technology.

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