Life Care Center of Farmington has new director

The Daily Times staff
Jason Odenthal has been named the new executive director of Life Care Center of Farmington.

FARMINGTON — Jason Odenthal has been named the new executive director of Life Care Center of Farmington, a nursing and rehabilitation facility.

Odenthal most recently served as executive director at Columbine Manor Care Center in Salida, Colo. Prior to that post, he was an administrator-in-training at Good Samaritan Society-Loveland Village in Loveland, Colo., according to a company press release.

Odenthal, who now resides in Farmington, has a master’s degree in business administration and a bachelor’s degree in nursing.

Jay Beaudoin, vice president for Life Care Centers of America’s Pikes Peak Region, said Odenthal is passionate about his work.

"As both a registered nurse and licensed nursing home administrator, Jason brings added expertise to the executive director position," Beaudoin said. "He has a passion to serve and excellent leadership skills."

Based in Cleveland, Tenn., and founded in 1976, Life Care is a nationwide health care company with about 200 nursing, post-acute and Alzheimer’s centers in 28 states.

Life Care Center of Farmington is located at 1101 W. Murray Drive. For more information, go to or call 505-326-1600.