News

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

Mar 2, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Alice C. Roberta G. Horatio C. Staff Jess B. Brittany W . Welcome Donald B. Lewis B Horatio C. Marlys D. William E. Saundra M. Joan P. Geraldine W.

Special Events

Mar 2, 2019 — March 5th Mardi Gras Party at 3pm March 6th Michelle Schwein at 10:30am March 15th St. Patrick’s Day Party at 3pm March 18th Rick Aiken at 2:30 pm March 19th Resident Council at 2:00 pm

Success Story: Norman M.

Jan 31, 2019 — Norman M. was admitted to Fountainview Nursing and Rehab following a hospital stay resulting in increased weakness and decreased strength. Following his hospitalization, Norman was unable to walk distances greater than 10 feet without the use of an assistive device, complete self care tasks independently, or maintain adequate balance required for him to live at... Read More

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

Jan 31, 2019 — Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with a 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... Read More

Employee of the Month: Barry F.

Jan 31, 2019 — We would like to congratulate Barry F. for being our Employee of the Month for February! Barry is our Maintenance Director. He has been with us since February of 2015. He is the go to, do it all, handy man. Barry has a big heart and is willing to help anyone who needs some assistance.... Read More

February 10th-16th is Cardiac Rehabilitation Week

Jan 31, 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... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Jan 31, 2019 — Well, 2018 is in the rearview mirror and 2019 is ahead. Thanks to all of you, again, for supporting the holiday festivities. The residents and staff enjoy having families come in. We continue to strive to find ways to improve care for your loved one; and, improve the overall appearance and function of Fountainview. It... Read More

Chinese New Year, February 5th: Year of the Pig

Jan 31, 2019 — The Pig may be the most generous and honorable sign of the Chinese Zodiac. People born in a Year of the Pig (1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007, 2019) are thought to be nice to a fault and possess impeccable manners and taste. They can be perfectionists and may be perceived as snobs, but... Read More

How Smartwatches Are Changing the Face of the Medical Alert Industry

Jan 25, 2019 —   How Smartwatches Are Changing the Face of the Medical Alert Industry Smartwatches offer unique benefits over traditional medical alert devices. Medical alert devices can be lifesaving for seniors who find themselves in an emergency situation. They also can reduce stress and anxiety for caregivers by providing peace of mind that your loved one will... Read More

Keeping an Eye on Vision Health

Jan 3, 2019 — Doctors say maintaining vision health can be especially important as you age. Fortunately there are multiple ways to keep your eyes healthy. Try these tips: Quit smoking. If you smoke, you’re much more likely to develop age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, than nonsmokers. AMD is one of the most common causes of blindness in those... Read More