Florida’s first ‘Green House’ nursing home coming to Pompano

Florida’s first ‘Green House’ nursing home coming to Pompano

The nursing home of the future is finally coming to South Florida.

And it will look and feel a lot like — well, a home.

John Knox Village, a continuing care retirement community in Pompano Beach, plans to start construction on the first certified Green House nursing home in Florida next fall. Green House facilities are developed in conjunction with The Green House Project, a Virginia-based nonprofit known for its innovative design and nursing care practices since the first one was built in Mississippi 10 years go.

Find out more: http://www.sun-sentinel.com/health/fl-nursing-home-green-house-20131115,0,3657434.story