Joint Commission Accreditation

Voted Best Nursing Home by US News & World Report

Voted Best Place to Work by South Florida Business Journal

5 Star Rated by The Agency on Health Care

Governor’s Gold Seal Award for Long Term Care Excellence

38 Years In The Making

1983

The Joseph L. Morse Geriatric Center opens with 120 long-term beds, named for the late Joseph Morse, a colleague of founder H. Irvin Levy who was an editor of the Funk and Wagnalls Encyclopedia.

1989

The Resnick Pavilion opens, adding an additional 160 long-term care beds, named in honor of the philanthropic support of Pearl and Jack Resnick.

1999

Kramer Senior Services is established to provide private, home-based services to enable seniors to “age in place” in the comfort of home. The program is named in recognition of the generosity of the late Lola and Saul Kramer.

2004

The MorseLife Health System campus is named the Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Seniors Campus in honor of their philanthropic support. The Tradition of the Palm Beaches opens as a 144 unit independent and assisted living residence and reaches 100% capacity.

2009

MorseLife Health System establishes MorseLife Home Care, a Medicare skilled home health care agency, ten years after the establishment of Kramer Senior Services Agency, which provides private, home-based services to enable seniors to live on their own.

2010

The Campaign to Transform MorseLife begins which to date has raised over $75 million, making possible the construction of a new, 120 bed short-term rehabilitation center; renovation of our nursing home; development of the memory care residence and building of a luxurious independent living residence.

2013

MorseLife Health System launches Palm Beach PACE (Program for All Inclusive Care for the Elderly), a comprehensive care program for seniors at risk of nursing home placement. The PACE program provides transportation, medical and nursing care, rehabilitation services, adult day care, prescriptions, and home care, to enable seniors to remain at home. It is the only program of MorseLife funded by Medicaid and Medicare.

2014

MorseLife Health System opens Sondra and David S. Mack Pavilion for Short Term Rehabilitation Center on its 37-acre campus, a model of rehabilitation excellence, meeting increased demand among patients with cardiological, neurological, and orthopedic illnesses and injuries. The Pavilion was named in honor of the major philanthropic support of Sondra and David S. Mack.

2015

MorseLife Health System opens Memory Care Assisted Living residence for seniors with memory impairment. This residence includes a 52-apartment assisted living residence and 30 long-term care beds on a separate floor. With a host of services and amenities, this residence is a model for caring for seniors with moderate to advanced memory impairment.

2016

MorseLife Health System opens its second site for the Palm Beach PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) at Temple Sinai in Delray Beach, Florida. Palm Beach PACE is the fastest growing program of its type in the State of Florida.

2017

MorseLife Health System welcomes the first residents of the extraordinary Stephen and Petra Levin Palace at MorseLife, the most luxurious senior residence in all of Florida on September 1. The Levin Palace was named in honor of the major gift of MorseLife Chairman Stephen and Petra Levin.

2018

MorseLife Memory Care Assisted Living residence renamed the Roni and Gerry Goldsmith Pavilion in recognition of the couple’s signature gift toward this program. This gift was also made in honor of Mrs. Goldsmith’s family members impacted by Alzheimer’s disease. Palm Beach PACE (Program for All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) opened its third site at Temple Beth Tikvah in Greenacres, Florida.

2019

MorseLife Teaching Hospice Program and Palliative Care Services opened.  Palm Beach Hospice & Palliative Care’s mission is to minimize the patients’ suffering, enhance their comfort and create an environment where they can live with dignity. MorseLife also purchased 10-acres of land to the north of our campus, which now makes 52-acres in total.

2020

We faced the COVID-19 Pandemic and worked to keep our residents and staff safe from this disease. The protocols that the MorseLife Medical Team created have been emulated by other organizations throughout the country.

Marilyn and Stanley M. Katz Senior Campus