About Us

We are a not-for-profit facility owned by the Miller County Nursing Home District, which has a 6-member Board of Directors who manage and operate the facility. Our guiding principle is to provide outstanding and professional healthcare in a loving, home-like atmosphere in a rural setting. We are known for excellence in providing the highest standard of quality care to our patients and residents.


Best of the Lake 2023

Physicians in Attendance

Dr. Gary Baskett, D.O.
Dr. Benny Thomas, D.O.

Medical Director for Miller County Care & Rehabilitation Center

Dr. Gary Basket, D.O.

  • Board Certified in Family Practice
  • Currently working with the Wound Clinic at St. Mary’s Hospital in Jefferson City
  • Has been Medical Director for 23 years and has practiced in this area for over 40 years
  • Dr. Baskett lives with his wife and children in Eldon, MO


Tiffany Showers, LNHA, has been the Administrator of the Miller County Care and Rehabilitation Center since June of 2022. She has been an Administrator for 5 years and in the healthcare field for 11 years. Tiffany lives locally with her husband and 3 boys. The goal for her at Miller County Care is to continue to provide excellent care, services and fulfill the requirements of long-term care.

Board of Directors

Dr. Harold D Marrow, Chairman
Linda Beckham, Vice-Chairman
Carl Kemna, Member
Matt Howard, Member
Rex McCarger, Member
Sandy Wilson, Member

Thanks so much for the plant, but even more for the care and compassion you all showed Dad over the past months. We are all grateful for the excellent care he received.

The Norbert Buechter Family

From our family to yours, thank you ALL for the care, compassion and love to our Mother. Your kindness will be with us always.

The Betty Winkle Family

To Daddy’s Girls. Hello to you all. We had a nice ceremony for Daddy but it did not go without thoughts of you all. I speak for Daddy, as well as me and Colleen when I say thank you for the care and friendship and for filling in the days us girls couldn’t be there. We greatly appreciate you.

The Coleman Woolery Family