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Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility

Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Services
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1218 W. Locust Street
Bolivar, MO 65613
Phone: 417-326-7648
Fax: 417-328-6336
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Office Hours
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.
Visiting hours are available 24/7. All doors into the facility are locked from 9 p.m. until 6:30 a.m. for the safety of the residents and staff.

Virtual Tour

Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility is a 111-bed long-term care facility that provides transitional or long-term skilled nursing care. The facility provides care for the early stages of dementia.

Learn more about the facility in this virtual tour.

Contact the admissions office for Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility at 417-328-6731.

Quality Care

Silver Quality Award

CMH Foundation residential care and long-term care facilities are committed to providing quality care to all residents. This facility received the Silver — Commitment to Quality Award. The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living give the award for meeting quality and service standards.

Services Provided

Citizens Memorial Health Care Facility is a long-term care facility providing complete transitional or long-term care skilled nursing services.

Rehabilitation Services

CMHCF offers rehabilitation services. Speech, physical and occupational therapy are provided by full-time, in-house therapists.

Nutritional Services

A registered dietitian works with the nutritional services staff at CMHCF. Together, they provide residents with meals that are balanced and nutritional.


Planning and research go into the daily planned activities for residents at CMHCF. Residents enjoy a variety of activities, including pet therapy, bingo, kids club, socials, annual beauty pageant, holiday-themed activities and more.

Additional Services

  • Beauty/barber services
  • Laundry services
  • Housekeeping services
  • Pharmacy services
  • Arranged transportation
  • Family support groups
  • Pain management
  • Intergenerational programming
  • Spiritual opportunities


  • Semi-private rooms
  • Restrooms with walk-in showers
  • Care for individuals with early stages of dementia
  • Therapy gym for physical, speech, and occupational therapy
  • Private living room area with comfortable seating
  • Courtyard and gazebo
  • Full-service salon
  • Dining room with individualized meal planning
  • Private family areas for dining
  • Activity room with daily planned activities
  • Laundry services
  • 24-hour security system
  • Wi-Fi
  • Bird aviary

Independent Living

Located near CMHCF, Butterfield Apartments offers a community-style apartment complex in a one-bedroom, one-bathroom floor plan. Units are fitted with appliances including a stove, refrigerator and freezer, garbage disposal, washer and dryer. Other features include paid utilities, pull cord and pendant alarms, network smoke detectors, and central heat and air. CMH provides a 24-hour emergency call service, lawn care, landscaping and routine maintenance. The apartments are located on the same campus as Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility. Call 417-326-7648 for more information.

Current Visitor Guidelines

Visitors at Citizens Memorial Health Care Foundation long-term care and residential care facilities should follow these guidelines.

Learn more about guidelines for compassionate care visits. Read information that describes compassionate care visits allowed at health care facilities in accordance with 191.1400, RSMo. The statue is known as the Compassionate Care Visitation Act and No Patient Left Alone Act.

Meet the Leadership

Meet our team of experts caring for you and your loved ones at Citizens Memorial Healthcare Facility.
Cindy Cain

Cindy Cain

Cindy promotes maximum quality of life, dignity, socialization, activity, and nutrition for the residents. She strives to maintain each resident’s highest possible level of cognitive and physical functioning in a comfortable and safe environment.

Katie Watkins

Katie Watkins, R.N.

Director of Nursing
Katie is responsible for all aspects of resident care and supervises all of the nursing staff.

Ashlee Wood

Ashley Wood

Activity Director
Coordinates the activity program. Ashlee provides residents with a variety of group and independent leisure activities to meet physical, social, emotional and spiritual needs.

Sarah Lake

Sarah Lake

Director of Social Services
Assists with admissions, advanced healthcare directives, care and discharge planning, resident/family concerns, questions, and compliments.

Dariena Applegate

Dariena Applegate

Director of Environmental Services
Assures the cleanliness of the facility. Dariena has more than 20 years of environmental services experience.

Heather Caldwell

Heather Caldwell

Director of Nutritional Services
Supervises the food preparation and meal services provided to residents, visitors, and staff of the facility.

Forrest Wilhite

Forrest Wilhite

Maintenance Supervisor
Responsible for preventative maintenance, appearance and mechanical operations of the facility and makes repairs as needed. Forrest also monitors the safety of the residents and staff.

Eric Hoskinson

Eric Hoskinson, P.T.

LTC Rehab Supervisor
Leads the rehabilitation team in order to ensure residents regain maximum potential.

Susan Lenz

Susan Lenz, SLP

LTC Rehab
Assists the rehabilitation team in order to ensure residents regain maximum potential.

Lindsay Tucker

Lindsay Tucker, R.N.

Assistant Director of Nursing/Staff Development Coordinator
Supports the director of nursing in assuring healthcare needs are met. Lindsay is responsible for monitoring and preventing infections and educating staff.

Dayna Mitchem, R.N.

Dayna Mitchem, R.N.

MDS Coordinator
Responsible for all MDS assessments for state and federal government and care plans for the Cribbs/Eastside. She ensures that the needs of the residents are being met.

Mary Cochran

Mary Cochran, B.S., RDN, L.D.

Provides nutrition assessment for each resident at all seven CMH facilities. Mary monitors food and fluid intake, weights and skin integrity and is responsible for providing education to Nutritional Services.

Is it the Right Time for Senior Living?

Learn more about your options and decide the best fit for your care needs with a quick 4-5 minute survey.

Or contact our admissions team directly

Phone: 417-328-6731


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