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Energy Saving Tips

Oct 29, 2018 — Light bulbs: Use energy saving CFLs (Compact Fluorescent Light bulbs) instead of the conventional incandescent light bulbs. CFLs only use one-quarter of the electricity and lasts years longer. Each CFL bulb contains 5mg of mercury so you will have an extra item to sort in the recycling bin. Dishes: Never load your dishes in a... Read More

Diabetes Facts

Oct 29, 2018 — Diabetes is a chronic disease in which the body is unable to properly control the amount of sugar in the blood due to the lack of the hormone insulin. It is estimated that over 18 million Americans suffer from diabetes, and of these 18 million it is estimated that nearly one third are unaware they... Read More

Success Story: Bonnie H.

Oct 29, 2018 — Bonnie H. was admitted to Fountainview following a hospitalization for frequent falls. Bonnie was experiencing general weakness, frequent loss of balance, and difficulty completing self-care tasks. Bonnie was evaluated by our Physical and Occupational therapist, and an individualized plan of treatment was developed to target her physical deficits as well as personal goal to transition... Read More

Employee of the Month: Charlett

Oct 29, 2018 — Fountainview would like to congratulate Charlett for being our employee of the month for November. Charlett is one of our amazing Dietary staff members. She is amazing with the residents. She is very pleasant to residents and staff. Very approachable and attentive to the residents and their needs. She goes above and beyond to make... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Oct 29, 2018 — Hello Everyone! I am sure each of you have noticed work going on in the building. Well, a surprising pipe leak has gotten us to this point. They should have repairs completed over the next few weeks. Sorry, for any inconvenience. With winter quickly approaching, it is imperative that we take extra precautions from the... Read More

Employee of the Month: Sheila P.

Sep 28, 2018 — We would like to congratulate Sheila P. for being our Employee of the Month for October. Sheila is a wonderful LPN and has been with us since December of 2017. There is lots to be said about a nurse who is very attentive to her patients. She is always outstandingly calm whenever there is a... Read More

Success Story: Kendra K.

Sep 28, 2018 — Kendra K. was admitted to Fountainview Nursing and Rehab following multiple hospitalizations. Upon her most recent return from the hospital, Kendra experienced significant weakness and increased dependence on caregivers. Kendra was evaluated by our Physical, Occupational, and Speech therapists, and an individualized plan of treatment was developed to target her physical deficits as well as... Read More

Tips for a Better Nights Sleep

Sep 28, 2018 — Room temperature: Keeping the temperature in your bedroom at 70 degrees Fahrenheit or below is recommended. Studies show that the body can better relax with temperatures at 70 degrees or slightly below. Reduce caffeine. The effects of caffeine last much longer than most people expect. The result is difficulty falling asleep. Studies have shown better... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Sep 28, 2018 — Hello Everyone! Hope all is doing well! Looks like Fall is upon us now. Our Zoo trip was a big success! Thank you to all the family members that were able to help out with this. Please continue to keep an eye on our calendar for upcoming events. We are in the works of our... Read More

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Sep 28, 2018 — What is breast cancer? Breast cancer occurs when cells in our breast grow out of control creating tumors that cause damage to the nearby tissues. The tumors which are cancerous are known as malignant tumors and can cause a lot of damage to the body. Breast cancer has always been a dreaded disease, but in... Read More