North Dakota: Nursing home in Mohall to close in late November
MOHALL, N.D. (KMOT) – The Good Samaritan Society will be closing its nursing home in Mohall in late November, citing ongoing issues with staffing and costs, according to a statement from the organization.
A statement from Executive Director Phil Samuelson said the organization has faced “persistent and increased” challenges in staffing caregiving positions, and despite getting creative with solutions, decided they would have to close.
The statement indicated that 36 staff currently work at the Mohall location which houses 32 residents. Samuelson said staff, residents and families were notified in person Wednesday, Sept. 27.
He said they are committed to helping residents find new homes, and helping current staff pursue opportunities within their organization.