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Keep It Simple: Resolutions for 2021

— Most would agree that sticking to New Years Resolutions is tricky during the best of times, and planning resolutions while in the midst of a pandemic can be extra challenging. The most popular resolutions, like more exercise, saving money, and eating healthy, are difficult to get excited about when you are burdened with every day... Read More

Holiday Safety Guidelines

— As many people in the United States begin to plan winter holiday celebrations, the CDC offers the following considerations to help protect individuals and their families, friends, and communities from COVID-19. These considerations are meant to supplement—not replace—any state, local, territorial, or tribal health and safety laws, rules, and regulations with which holiday gatherings must... Read More

Letter from the Director of Nursing

— 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

— 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

— 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!

— 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!

— 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

— 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

— 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

— 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