[Photo by Rudy Herndon / Moab Sun News]

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services announced last week via its website that the Canyonlands Care Center has earned a five-star rating.

Care center staffers gathered on Tuesday, March 6, to commemorate the distinction. Tom Lacy (left, standing) is pictured with Cheryl Greer, Jillian Fryer, Barberella Hill, Sylvia Fountain, Jennifer Hutchinson, Darrin Blake, Kim Blake, Cindy Cowan, Jeanette Taylor, Makenzie Bowden, Kim Macfarlane (kneeling, left), Zacry Alexander, Brittany Allred and Brezzie Spangler.

To read more about the designation, please see next week’s edition of the Moab Sun News, on stands and online on Thursday, March 15.