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A Look At Flossing

November 1, 2018 — Along with brushing your teeth, you should also be flossing on a daily basis. Flossing will remove plaque and debris in areas that your toothbrush isn’t able to reach. A buildup of plaque can lead to gum disease or tooth decay, which is why flossing is very important. If you floss immediately after brushing, you’ll... Read More

Success Story: Colleen T.

November 1, 2018 — Colleen T. admitted to Regency Park for Skilled care after knee replacement surgery. She worked with our therapy department five times a day for three weeks. Colleen had the following the following to say about the therapy department at Regency Park of Jefferson: “The Therapy department is very realistic. Cheryl was really good at working... Read More

Grandma’s Tea

November 1, 2018 — Please join us on November 21st for our annual Grandma’s Tea! We will have tea and snacks. Come enjoy the afternoon with our residents. If you don’t have a Grandma here, you can adopt one for the day. We will start serving at 2 p.m.

Resident Spotlight

November 1, 2018 — Rose H. – Regency Park would like to spotlight Rose H. for November. Rose is a long time resident of Regency Park and has become family to us all. She grew up in Panora and then moved to Scranton where she raised her three children, Rhonda, Randy and Ron. Rose has been very happy with... Read More

Taking Care of Yourself is Part of the Job

November 1, 2018 — The job of becoming the primary caregiver for your aging parent is universally recognized as one of the most difficult transitions we can go through. It’s hard to experience the reversal of parent and child. The task of caring for an elderly parent can be overwhelming. It’s easy to begin to “hover” around them in... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

November 1, 2018 — This month I would like to recognize Katelynn McDowell as Regency Park’s employee of the month. Katelynn is one of our full time certified nurse assistant and Certified Med Aides. She is very caring and personable with the residents. Katelynn loves getting to know the residents on a personal level and the residents love getting... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

October 1, 2018 — This month we would like to thank Inga Smothers for all her hard work and great attitude. She is our employee of the month. Inga was born and raised in Germany. Inga met her husband while he was serving in the Army and stationed in Germany. When his tour in Germany was up in 1986,... Read More

Resident Spotlight

October 1, 2018 — Our Resident Spotlight this month is Deloris A. Deloris came to us from hometown of Churdan. She raised all four of her children in Churdan. She has two daughters, Virginia and Linda and two sons, Darwin and Bob. She is very proud of all of them. Her husband and children are the highlight of her... Read More

October is Physical Therapy Month

October 1, 2018 — Physical Therapy Exercises Physical therapy exercises are intended to restore strength and endurance, increase range of movement, and also improve balance and coordination. To increase the effectiveness, physical therapists use physical therapy exercises treatment along with external stimulation such as heat, coldness, ultrasound, electricity, infrared or UV light, traction, water, and massage. All are applied... Read More

October 14th is National Dessert Day!

October 1, 2018 — A “dessert” is a meal course that usually comes after dinner. Most often dessert foods are of sweet food but can also be of a strongly flavored food, such as cheese cake. The world dessert comes from the Old French word “desservir”, which means ‘to clear the table’;. Often times in the English language dessert... Read More