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Summer Tips For Men’s Skin Care

Jun 5, 2018 — Men’s skin can become oilier during the summer season. The reason for this is that the moisture in their skin rises along with the humidity. Since men have larger pores and their skin can be noticeably oilier than women, it’s important that they take care of their skin during the hot season. The following are... Read More

Short Term Therapy Success: Ed W.

Jun 5, 2018 — Ed W. was admitted to Fountainview Nursing and Rehab following a fall resulting in a fracture of his left hip. Upon admission, Ed demonstrated poor lower body strength, impaired standing balance, and he was unable to transfer or walk independently. Ed was evaluated by our Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapists, and an individualized plan of... Read More

Employee of the Month

Jun 5, 2018 — Congratulations to Heather W. for being our Employee of the Month for June. Heather is one of our marvelous LPN day shift nurses. She has been with us since January 2018. Heather has shown great compassion to our residents. She is always going above and beyond to make sure that they continue to have a... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Jun 5, 2018 — National Nursing Home Week was May 14-18 and we had several exciting activities. The turnout for the Fiesta Pot-Luck Dinner was sensational and we appreciate the support family members provide. We have more planned over the next months, so please continue to check the newsletter for upcoming dates. Please bear with us as many of... Read More

Upcoming Events

Jun 5, 2018 — 6/4: Charles Nida at 12pm 6/5: Not Worthy Band at 3pm 6/12: Learn about Gardening w/ Nancy at 10:30am 6/18: Father’s Day Lunch at 12pm 6/18: Rick Aiken at 2:30pm 6/21: Dollar General at 2pm 6/28: Jack Smith at 4:15pm

June Is National Safety Month. Is Your Loved One Ready for an Emergency?

Jun 5, 2018 — The past year has reminded us over and over that natural disasters are especially hard on older adults. Whether it was Hurricane Harvey in Texas, Hurricane Irma in Florida, the huge wildfires all over the West, or the major blizzards in the Northeast, seniors suffered. Everyone should be prepared for disasters. At our community, we... Read More

Employee of the Month

May 8, 2018 — Fountainview would like to congratulate Jasmine Z. for being our employee of the month for May. Jasmine has been with us since January of 2018. She is one of our fantastic CMA’s that work on our Assisted Living. Jasmine not only works as our CMA, but also as a CNA. Jasmine has shown great leadership... Read More

Success Story: Nina L.

May 8, 2018 — Nina L. was admitted to Fountainview Nursing and Rehab after being hospitalized for sepsis. Following her hospitalization, Nina experienced significant weakness resulting in decrease ability to transfer, ambulate, or complete self care tasks required for independent living. Nina received evaluations by our physical therapy and occupational therapy teams, and an individualized plan of treatment was... Read More

A Huge THANK YOU to Our Nurses

May 8, 2018 — We would like to take a minute to say THANK YOU to all of our wonderful NURSES! May 6th was National Nurses Day. Our Nurses give so much and very rarely get recognized. They work long hours, are compassionate and go above and beyond. They treat each and every resident like they are their family... Read More

May is National Stroke Month: Knowing And Reducing Your Risks

May 8, 2018 — It’s important to know the risk factors of having a stroke, some of which can be preventable and controllable, and to recognize the symptoms, so that many of the serious side effects of stroke can be avoided. Blood Pressure: According to the American Heart Association, high blood pressure is the number one controllable risk factor... Read More