Established in 1981, Morton County Care Center is a licensed, 60-bed nursing facility located in Elkhart, Kan. It is a nursing and convalescent community for senior citizens that offers a variety of apartments, including independent catered and assisted living. It provides various options, such as studio, one-bedroom and two-bedroom apartment. It also offers a variety of utilities, including television, personal maid services, flat laundry and scheduled transportation services. The center also provides private and semiprivate suites with 24-hour nursing coverage, social activities and program, planned excursions, immediate nursing attention, and a beauty salon and a barbershop. The community provides medical services and offers respite and transitional and adult day care programs. Morton County Care Center offers traditional and advanced clinical therapies, such as speech, occupational, speech and language.