About Five Star

Five Star Senior Living, a national healthcare and senior living provider headquartered in Newton, Massachusetts, proudly offers the highest quality service and care with the warmth and hospitality of home. Founded in 2000, Five Star has two major operating divisions: Five Star Senior Living and Five Star Rehabilitation Services.

The Five Star Senior Living division includes more than 260 Independent Living, Assisted Living, Alzheimer's/Memory Care, Healthcare Centers with Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Retirement Communities. Five Star Rehabilitation Services include outpatient rehabilitation, day programs, and respite/short stay options.

With communities in over 30 states, Five Star is committed to maximizing our residents' independence and enhancing their lifestyles. Residents can choose from a range of programs that fit into our Lifestyle360 framework - a holistic approach to active senior living that focuses on 5 dimensions of wellness: Intellectual, Physical, Emotional, Social, and Spiritual.


Our Pillars

Five Star Senior Living communities distinguish themselves through three key areas: Health & Wellness, Warmth & Hospitality, and Dining & Nutrition. Our commitment to these "pillars" represents our promise that your senior years at Five Star will be engaging, fulfilling, and comfortable.

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Our Values

From day-to-day interactions with residents and family members, to the larger business decisions made by our CEO, Bruce Mackey, every one of our 25,000+ team members is guided by our basic, yet essential core values.
  • We put people first.
  • We mind the business.
  • We work to be our best.
  • We act with integrity.
  • We listen - then act decisively
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"I have been working for Five Star at the Remington Club for thirteen years. As a nurse, I appreciate their core values and commitment to excellence. Five Star sets itself apart by their standards. I am happy to be a part of such a wonderful organization."

Raquel Mathews, Resident Service Director for Remington Club
Raquel Mathews
Resident Service Director for Remington Club

"It is a great feeling knowing I am surrounded at Five Star by professionals who have the same high ethical standards that I hold myself to. We work together to resolve concerns and to plan for the future of the company, my community and my professional development."

Donna M.Bell,  Executive Director at Brandon Woods in Lawrence, Kansas
Donna M.Bell
Executive Director at Brandon Woods in Lawrence, Kansas

"I love working for Five Star because they mind the business, work to be their best, listen and then act decisively, put people first, and they act with integrity. I won the ALFA hero award for 2012 and have been here for 8 years. Five Star is a great company to work for!"

Ijeoma Egerue (Wally), Resident Service Director for Millcroft in Newark, Delaware
Ijeoma Egerue (Wally)
Resident Service Director for Millcroft in Newark, Delaware

"I have been in the aging services field for 16 years and feel very fortunate to be affiliated with one of the leaders in the Senior Housing industry. The amount support and resources available is unsurpassed. I appreciate the experience, knowledge, and caliber of my superiors and colleagues. I love what I do and am proud to represent 5 Star."

Kristen Kearnaghan, Executive Director for Remington Club
Kristen Kearnaghan
Executive Director for Remington Club

"I have had the opportunity to work for Five Star Quality Care for the past eight years, and have enjoyed the educational experiences and advancement opportunities that have been offered to me. There is a unique spirit of advancement from within the company. I am so happy to be a member of this organization!"

Melinda Skirvin, Regional Director of Operations
Melinda Skirvin
Regional Director of Operations

"I have only been at Five Star for a short while, but I have not regretted that decision. The staff is friendly, and I fell in love with my residents from the moment I first walked in. Five Star recognizes each of their employees' unique abilities and helps promote growth. Thanks for having me at Five Star."

Pamela Silverio, RN, BSN Director of Nursing for Remington Club
Pamela Silverio
RN, BSN Director of Nursing for Remington Club