Letter from the Director of Nursing

November 4, 2020 — I would like to take this opportunity to say hello to our residents and families and to introduce myself as the new Director of Nursing here at Woodcrest Nursing & Rehabilitation. I graduated in 2009 with an Associate of Applied Science Degree and in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science- Nursing Degree. Prior to coming... Read More

Resident Highlight

November 4, 2020 — For the month of November, we are excited for you to get to know Dorssie E. Dorssie has been a resident with us for almost 2 years. Dorssie is from Latonia, KY where she raised 3 daughters; Sherry, Denise, and Charity. Dorssie did a lot of different things throughout the years that include being a... Read More

Staff Spotlight

November 4, 2020 — This month’s staff highlight is on Susan Hamel. Susan is an LPN with us and has been for 8 years. Susan loves working here because of our residents. She always knew she wanted to work in the long-term care side of nursing. Before Susan was a nurse, she went to school at the University of... Read More

Wishing Everyone a Very Happy Birthday!

November 4, 2020 — Happy Birthday to our Residents! David W. November 3rd Raymond D. November 5th Alice P. November 9th Kathy S. November 10th David Q. November 11th Sherriell S. November 23rd Don R. November 27th Happy Birthday to our Staff! Sharon W. November 5th Keiandrae Y. November 12th Keisha C. November 8th Victoria K. November 13th Zahra... Read More

This Season a Flu Vaccine is More Important than Ever!

November 3, 2020 — Getting a flu vaccine is more important than ever during 2020-2021 to protect yourself, your family and your community from flu. A flu vaccine this season can also help reduce the burden on our healthcare systems responding to the COVID-19 pandemic and save medical resources for care of COVID-19 patients. Influenza (Flu) and COVID-19 are... Read More

Low, Moderate, and High-Risk Thanksgiving Activities

November 3, 2020 — Thanksgiving is a time when many families travel long distances to celebrate together, however, travel may increase the chance of getting and spreading the virus that causes COVID-19. The CDC offers the following considerations to help protect individuals, their families, friends, and communities from COVID-19. These considerations are meant to supplement—not replace—any state, local, territorial,... Read More

Resident Highlight

October 4, 2020 — This month we are excited for you to get know Newton G. who has been a resident at Woodcrest for the past year. Newt is such a kind and joyful presence in the facility. He is always checking in on his friends and trying to make sure everyone stays positive especially during this past year.... Read More

Staff Spotlight

October 4, 2020 — This month’s Staff highlight is on Randi Kramer. Randi is our Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant and has been with Woodcrest for the last 6 1/2 years! Randi has a lot of experience in the health care industry. She loves working with the geriatric population and has been working in nursing homes for the last 20... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

October 4, 2020 — First, I would like to thank all the residents, families and staff as we push through another month undergoing Covid-19 restrictions. Unfortunately, as we move into October, we are still having to deal with the Covid-19 Pandemic. We understand firsthand how difficult this is for both the residents and families. We are doing everything we... Read More

Creative Halloween Decorations

October 3, 2020 — If you are bored with traditional Halloween decorations, a little creativity may help you create a unique Halloween display. If you are looking for something different to do this year, read on for creative ideas. Masks: Hang a creepy, funny, or creative mask on your door. Decorate a scarecrow or your garden with them. You... Read More