On Friday, September 30th Administrator of the Lutheran Home Teresa Brown says the Lutheran Home was awarded the 5 STAR Quality Rating by the United States government. Nursing Home Compare provides quality ratings to each of the nations nearly 16,000 Medicare or Medicaid-certified homes. Brown says the quality rating system was created to help consumers, their families and caregivers compare nursing homes easily. The Lutheran Home, Saxony Village, Providence Place, Home Health & Hospice are one of the only faith based not for profit facilities serving the community. For information visit www.medicare.gov.