Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

— We all know that we should be eating fruits and vegetables as part of a healthy diet, but many people don’t consume the recommended amount. In fact, a study published in 2017 by the CDC found that only 1 in 10 adults meet the recommended intake. As a reminder of the importance of eating fruits... Read More

Act F.A.S.T.

— Acting F.A.S.T. can help stroke patients get the treatments they desperately need. The stroke treatments that work best are available only if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within three hours of the first symptoms. Stroke patients may not be eligible for these if they don’t arrive at the hospital in time. If you think... Read More

Honor & Remember: Memorial Day is May 30

— Take time this Memorial Day to visit, call, text, or video chat with a loved one who served, or a loved one who may have lost someone special that served. Ask them to share their stories and reminisce. Listen and learn from their history. Be sure to let them know how much they are valued... Read More

Happy Mother’s Day

— Be sure to take a moment on Sunday, May 8 to honor moms, foster moms, surrogate moms, grandmothers, aunts, and the other important women role models in your life. Let her know how much she means to you by calling, texting, video chatting or sharing photos on social media. Take her out to lunch, shopping... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Story

— Mr. Billy Ray A. came to us following hospitalization due to exacerbation of heart failure and debility. On admit he was able to ambulate only ten feet with a rolling walker, require assistance with transfers, stand for 30-60 seconds during ADL’s, required moderate assistance with upper body dressing, dependent for lower body dressing, and dependent... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Hello to all families and friends! Among the changing months, the month of May stands significant for a lot of reasons. May was named after the Greek goddess of growth, and it comes with the gifts of spring, the birds singing, and hints of summer soon beginning. It is the third and final month of... Read More

Humor May Relieve Stress

— If it is left unchecked, stress may take its toll. While it isn’t possible to completely eliminate all forms of stress from your life, you can feel a lot better when you use humor to relieve stress. It has long been said that humor is the best medicine, and there have been several studies that... Read More

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

— Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping them promote health, and prevent—or live better with—injury, illness, or disability. These services may include: Offering seniors who are recovering from a stroke or surgery ways to resume independence Helping seniors recovering from injury to regain skills necessary to... Read More

Success Story

— Lori L. was admitted to us back in November after being referral due to an ankle fracture and non-weight bearing on the left lower extremity. Upon admission to us, she was dependent for dressing, bathing, and w/c mobility. She was unable to walk and required moderate assistance for transfers. We are happy to report that... Read More

Veterans Day Blankets

— This is one of our favorite vets showing his new blanket the VFW Ladies Auxiliary made for our veterans on Valentine’s Day. Thank you, VFW, for making our day… and theirs too!