Facts You Might Not Know About St. Patrick’s Day

February 28, 2019 — One of the legends of St. Patrick began hundreds of years ago when a boy in England was captured and taken to Ireland as a captive, where he then found God. It is said that St. Patrick could hear angels, and that he had raised people from the dead. He was a very active missionary... Read More

Happy Birthday!

February 28, 2019 — Residents: Carmen Mary C. Dallas Deanna K. Orville Norma Vukosava Marolyn Beverly G.   Staff: Dori Chelsie Ron Ashley Michele Kelly Jeri Amy Marie Nicole Rosemary Betty   Thank you for your Service: Ruth 3 years Will 3 years Alicia 1 year   Welcome New Residents! Rose, Cynthia, Kenneth, Mary, Terry, Kathryne, Colleen, Chris, Joyce... Read More

Long-Term Care Administrators Week

February 28, 2019 — Join us in celebrating LTC Administrators Week on March 11-15, 2019! The administrator of a long-term care facility has many roles. Their primary duty is to oversee the day-to-day operations of the facility, which can include: Supervising Resident Care The administrator works closely with the Director of Nursing and the nursing/clinical staff to ensure all... Read More

Short Term Therapy Success: Bridging the Gap from Hospital to Home

February 28, 2019 — “The entire staff was more than willing and capable of helping me reach my goals ahead of schedule!” After a few short weeks working with our therapy team, Tom is ready to head home! Tom is looking forward to getting back to his own space and routine! It was our absolute pleasure to get to... Read More

Memory Lane: Hazel

February 28, 2019 — Hazel and her family loved spring time. It meant new beginnings and lots of fun. One of Hazel’s favorite springtime fun was working in the vegetable garden where they grew potatoes, carrots and turnips to eat and in the flower garden, they grew roses, daffodils and tulips. Hazel said that growing up with nine siblings there... Read More

National Heart Health Month: Know Your Heart Health

February 1, 2019 — We all know that keeping up with our heart health is important. We also know that there are a wide variety of factors that cause heart problems, and there are some basic ways to help protect the health of our hearts. What many people do not realize, however, is that key to their heart health may be... Read More

Celebrating National Inventor Day: February 11

February 1, 2019 — What separates successful inventors like Thomas Edison from everyone else? History has shown that the most successful inventors possess the following characteristics: They are persistent. Obstacles loom in front of us on a regular basis. But it’s what you do when faced with these barriers that will determine your level of success. Successful inventors are avid... Read More

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

February 1, 2019 — Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with cardiovascular disease. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to reduce the health threat posed by heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, much of the burden of heart disease and stroke could... Read More

February 10th-16th is Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

February 1, 2019 — Cardiac rehabilitation is a medical program that helps patients deal with the aftermath of heart disease. It aims to assist with fast recovery and help them achieve previous levels of physical and mental health whenever possible. Cardiac rehabilitation also has the goal to maintain, if not improve, the patient’s present heart condition and to prevent the... Read More

Random Act of Kindness Day is February 17

February 1, 2019 — Kindness is a generosity of spirit. It comes to life when we give of ourselves and our time to help others, without expecting anything in return. When you show kindness to someone, you bring out the best in yourself. Pay attention to the impact your behavior has on others, and notice your own feelings in... Read More