Established in 1985 as Genesis Health Ventures, Genesis HealthCare operates more than 200 skilled nursing centers and assisted living residences in over 15 U.S. states. It specializes in orthopedic rehabilitative and ventilator, dialysis and Alzheimer s disease care services. The organization offers short-term care, as well as cultural, educational and social activity programs. It provides personalized care planning, nutritional, and in-home and hospice care services. Genesis HealthCare also offers assistance with daily living activities, such as dressing, bathing, eating and grooming. It provides pulmonary and cardiac care services, as well as physical, occupational and speech therapies. Additionally, it conducts therapeutic activities for memory, comprehension and verbal communication skills development. Headquartered in Kennett Square, Pa., Genesis HealthCare maintains one of its residential facilities in Agawam, Mass.