Welcome Karrie!

October 5, 2017 — Hey everyone! I would like to introduce myself, my name is Karrie Peterson and I am the new social worker out at Regency Park! I have worked at Regency for about 2 months and couldn’t be happier. I went to high school in Ogden and graduated in 2009. I then went to Iowa Central Community... Read More

Success Story: Delores A.

October 5, 2017 — Delores A. came to live with us at Regency Park at the beginning of August. She wanted to be in a safe environment with great care. When she first arrived she had some trouble with her balance and strength. She began working with our therapy department to work on these weaknesses and to learn how... Read More

Notes from the Administrator:

October 5, 2017 — To Our Extended Family and Friends: We have some exciting news here at Regency Park. Our facility has been chosen to partake in a remodel that will include restructuring the way we use our space, expanding our memory care, placing sensory rooms, updating our therapy, and improve the ambiance in our building. In the upcoming... Read More

Happy Birthday!

October 5, 2017 — Residents Charles R. October 07 Katy O. October 10 Patricia C. October 12 Linda W. October 13 Stella A. October 16 Delores A. October 28 Staff Lauren Carlson October 07 Gabby Rena October 08 Molle Schmidt October 10 Joan McCoy October 16 Lisa Kuhl October 17 Stacey Biggart October 18 Jasmine McNeil October 20 Jane... Read More

Fun Dates in October

October 5, 2017 — October 1st – 7th is Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) week. October 1st is Homemade Cookies Day – make some cookies and Take them to your favorite LPN at any health care facility. October 4th is National Taco Day – YUM tacos!! October 14th is universal Music Day – Turn it up and dance! October 18th... Read More

Foot Care Tips

August 11, 2017 — Here are some simple and easy ways to take care of your feet and keep your toes happy: Scrub your feet with a pumice stone to help remove the dead and dry skin. Apply foot cream before going to bed to prevent any cracked heel problems. If your feet smell, use talcum powder or foot... Read More

Walking Meditation: A Simple Way To Meditate Almost Any

August 11, 2017 — Most Westerners think of meditation as someone sitting down cross-legged with their eyes closed and probably chanting some kind of mantra over and over again, but that is only one of the ways that people can practice meditation. Meditating can also be performed standing up, lying down or walking. In walking meditation, the walking itself... Read More

Success Story: Eva C.

August 11, 2017 — Upon Eva C.’s arrival, she displayed with decreased lower extremity strengthening, poor balance/ standing tolerance, slowed gait, and increased pain with mobility. After working with physical therapy: Eva displayed with improved standing balance / improved ability to self- correct her own loss of balance, improved gait tolerance / speed and decreased pain with weight bearing... Read More

Exciting Changes at Regency!

August 11, 2017 — We are starting to make our memory care unit different from those around us, we have hired a Unit Manager, Molle Schmidt. Molle along with our Administrator, and Director of Nursing have attended special training in Texas to become certified dementia practitioners through the National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. Instead of Memory Care Unit,... Read More

A Brief History of Cheesecake

July 7, 2017 — You’d have to search back pretty far to find a time when the Earth was without cheesecake. In fact, back in 776 BC, the Greeks are said to have served cheesecake to the athletes at the first Olympic games. The Romans soon caught on and spread the divine taste of cheesecake throughout Europe. From there... Read More