News

Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

— 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

Meet the Staff: Latasha Landrum, Admissions Coordinator

— Latasha started working in healthcare in 2015 as a Certified Nursing Assistant. She started working at Woodcrest in January of 2017. She was here for about a year when she took over the Admissions Coordinator position. Latasha deeply cares about the residents and family members she works with, and genuinely enjoys her job.

Random Act of Kindness Day is February 17

— Kindness is a generosity of spirit. It comes to life when we give of ourselves and our time to help others, without expecting anything in return. When you show kindness to someone, you bring out the best in yourself. Pay attention to the impact your behavior has on others, and notice your own feelings in... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

— Happy Birthday! Staff and Residents Dawn A. February 02 Beth F. February 04 Walter G. February 05 General C. February 09 Delores T. February 13 JoAnn S. February 14 Barry D. February 18 Margaret J. February 23 George Z. February 28 Welcome New Residents Dawn A. Lucille C. Eva H. Paulett L. Theresa N.

Holiday Music

— “I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas”, and “Silent Night” were some of the classic holiday songs performed during December. Residents had fun with “Jingle Bells” as they became part of the band participating with the actual bells. There was a lot of singing, even dancing as the holiday festivities continued throughout the month!

Craft Festival at Woodcrest!

— The residents had a lot of fun buying and selling crafts at this years Craft Festival. All vendor fees went towards our Activities Department. Everyone seemed to have had a good time shopping the booths. There were wreaths, jewelry, ornaments, and trinkets galore! This was holiday shopping at its best.

Calling All Ugly Sweaters!

— And the winner is…Jessica! Congratulations to Jessica, our MDS nurse for winning the UGLIEST CHRISTMAS SWEATER contest. What fun everyone had dressing up in ugly Christmas sweaters and having fun this past holiday season. Until next year.

Holiday FUN!

— Everyone had so much fun at the Breakfast with Santa on December 8th! Woodcrest invited the community to meet and have breakfast with the big man himself. The kids had fun and they even got the chance to write their letters right there and drop them off in the “magic mailbox”. Some of our residents... Read More

Meet the Staff: Director of Nursing – Susan Morris

— Susan Morris joined the Woodcrest team in August 2018. Susan comes to us with a wealth of knowledge and experience. She is a registered nurse who formerly served the ER at Jewish Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio, and is well-versed in many levels of care. Susan has three sons, two of which are twins. She is... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— As we enter in to the New Year, we also enter in to new beginnings. Woodcrest has been hard at work to make positive changes for our residents and will continue pushing forward throughout the new year. We are very blessed and thankful to all our residents and families for allowing us to be a... Read More