Platte County Legacy Home
Shane has been the administrator of Platte County Memorial Nursing Home in Wheatland, WY, since November of 2011. Shane grew up in Malcolm, NE and graduated from Doane College in 2002 with a degree in Business Management. Shane started in long term care after college and has been involved with healthcare since he graduated. He completed his administrator course work through Wichita State and has administrator experience in Kansas, Nebraska, and Wyoming and has also worked with healthcare facilities in Oklahoma and Arkansas. Shane enjoys hunting and fishing and being outdoors.
204 15th Street
PO Box 1148
Wheatland, WY 82201
Platte County Memorial Nursing Home is located in Wheatland, Wyoming, 75 miles north of Cheyenne and contracted with RHD in November 2009. Wheatland (population 3,500) is a progressive small town, boasting participation in the largest consumer-owned power program in the country. Residents enjoy abundant recreational opportunities, such as wildlife watching, hiking, camping, and proximity to the Laramie Peak area of Medicine Bow National Forest.
Platte County Legacy Home is a 43-bed licensed facility and is the only nursing home in Platte County. The facility recently installed new flooring, created a new resident lounge and private dining room, implemented the Arial Call-Light paging system and purchased a new bath unit. The nursing home employs approximately 50 full and part time employees.