should be complete by the end of the year on a two-story,
24,000-square-foot nursing home addition at the Asbury Court Retirement
Community in Des Plaines, officials said Thursday.
complete, it will have 71 beds for long-term nursing care and
rehabilitation, adding onto the retirement home's existing 370
independent and supportive living units at 1750 S. Elmhurst Road on the
city's southwest side.
next month, Asbury Court is planning to introduce assisted living into
its current building after renovations are completed, said John
Coglianese, executive director of operations.
proposed the addition so residents of the retirement community wouldn't
have to leave if they eventually needed advanced care.
senior can come here and retire here and stay here the rest of their
life," Coglianese said.
Illinois Health Facilities and Services Review Board approved the project
in August 2014, and recently awarded it a permit extension while
Daily Herald, July 29th, 2016