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Letter from the Administrator

Jun 30, 2019 — Did you know that the oldest Nobel Laureate Prize winner was Leonid Hurwicz at the age of 90? Or, that Dorothy Davenhill Hirsch broke a record when she visited the North Pole at the age of 89? Every day, seniors are challenging the notion that life’s biggest accomplishments are reserved for the young, which gives... Read More

National Avocado Day

Jun 30, 2019 — National Avocado Day is Wednesday, July 3, 2019. The consumption of avocados has doubled since 2005 and quadrupled since 2000. Avocados have heart healthy Omega 3 fatty acids and vitamins C, E and K. The ancient Aztecs used the fruit for skin masks, and the 20th century cosmetic industry uses them in creams, lotions and... Read More

Success Story: Joanne S.

Jun 2, 2019 — Joanne S. has been a resident at Fountainview since 2016. Recently Joanne was hospitalized after experiencing a TIA. Following her return Joanne was demonstrating difficulty with her recall, maintaining her balance and safely completing her transfers. Joanne was evaluated by our physical therapist, occupational therapist, and speech therapist and each discipline collaborated to develop an... Read More

June 27- Sunglasses Day

Jun 2, 2019 — In the summer months, we pull out our sunglasses to protect our eyes from those harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays. However, sunglasses didn’t begin their life to protect us from UV rays. Early “sunglasses” were nothing more than polished gems. Nero, a Roman emperor, watched gladiator fights through these gems. Early models of sunglasses can be... Read More

Employee of the Month: Jacy

Jun 2, 2019 — Congratulations to Jacy for being our Employee of the Month for June. Jacy is our wonderful 3rd shift Lead CNA and has been with us since April 2010. Jacy is very loyal and dedicated to her job and our residents. She steps up to make sure they are all well taken care of. She has... Read More

June 16: Father’s Day

Jun 2, 2019 — Celebrate dads, grandfathers, uncles, and father-figures who have made a positive impact on a child’s life. Studies show that men who play an active role in their children’s lives stimulate all aspects of development: emotional, academic, behavioral, and social, even when those men don’t live in the same home as their children. This Father’s Day,... Read More

Happy Birthday!

Jun 2, 2019 — Residents Joanne S. Denny J. Howard H. Deb W Kendra K. Vera M. Staff Melissa H Teresa Jessica N Lauren Kacey W Kathy L Angelic Maegan F

Letter from the Administrator

Jun 2, 2019 — Memories-Our family may be a little older, a little more forgetful, but they are still here!! Come in and make more memories. We are always open… A couple in their nineties are both having problems remembering things. During a checkup, the doctor tells them that they’re physically okay, but they might want to start writing... Read More

May 31: Save Your Hearing Day

May 5, 2019 — Hearing loss is the result of noise, aging, disease, and heredity. There are two types of hearing loss, conductive and sensorineural. Conductive hearing loss is interference of sound waves traveling from the outer ear to the inner ear. This is causes by inner ear infections, fluid in the middle ear, excessive wax, damage to the... Read More

Success Story: Clarence H.

May 5, 2019 — Clarence H. was admitted to Fountainview Nursing and Rehab after being hospitalized for influenza B. Following his hospital stay, Clarence experienced significant weakness and was unable to walk independently and safely complete simple self-care tasks. Clarence was evaluated by our Physical and Occupational therapists and an individualized plan of care was developed to target his... Read More