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Therapy Success Stories

November 6, 2019 — Laura T. came to Regency Park of Jefferson in early July of this year. Laura was admitted to our facility for skilled care following a hip fracture. The therapy staff here at Regency Park put together a therapy treatment plan that would allow Laura to regain strength, balance, mobility, and stability. Laura participated in Occupational... Read More

Resident of the Month

November 6, 2019 — Our November resident of the month is Phyllis T. Phyllis was born and raised in Jefferson but has also lived in Grand Junction and Rippey. She loved cooking and was a cook for restaurants. Her top three life highlights were raising her children, spoiling for her grandchildren, and cooking for people. Phyllis enjoyed spending time... Read More

How to Prepare for Cold and Flu Season with a Strong Immune System

November 6, 2019 — Cold and flu season will be upon us soon and there is no better time to protect yourself than right now with a strong immune system. What is the immune system? Very simply, our immune system is like a shield that protects our body from the germs, bacteria and viruses that can cause illness. The... Read More

Employee of the Month

November 6, 2019 — Our employee of the month is Izzy Wilson. Izzy is a C.N.A but is going to school at Iowa Central Community College to become a nurse. She likes the residents and staff and working at Regency Park is what made her realize she wanted to become a nurse. She has two siblings, 1 brother and... Read More

World Kindness Day is November 13

November 6, 2019 — Kindness is a generosity of spirit. It comes to life when we give of ourselves and our time to be of help to others, without expecting anything in return. When you show kindness to somebody you bring out the best in yourself, and a side-effect of brightening up somebody else’s day is to feel happier... Read More

Activity Highlights

October 8, 2019 — In September was the big Cy-Hawk showdown game. The staff dressed in their favorite Cyclone or Hawkeye gear for the big game. The residents decorated cookies with their favorite team’s colors. Everyone had a great time!

Employee of the Month: Jade

October 8, 2019 — Our October employee of the month is Jade Milledge. Jade is a C.N.A. that lives in Jefferson with her daughter and three dogs. She comes from a family of 7 kids with 5 boys and 2 girls. Jade likes to spend time with her daughter and family and go on walks. Jade enjoys being a... Read More

Resident of the Month: Sheri

October 8, 2019 — Our October resident of the month is Sheri L. Sherri grew up in Jefferson but lived in Des Moines for 31 years. She likes to cook and create her own recipes. Sheri is actually taking college classes now and her field of interest is criminal justice and psychology. You may even see her writing a... Read More

October 16 is National Fossil Day

October 8, 2019 — How are fossils formed? For fossil formation to take place, a series of fortunate events must occur. If any part of the series is missing, we will never see the fossil! In fact, fossilization is a rare occurrence. Nature tends to lean toward recycling itself, which includes just about everything from plants and animals to rocks... Read More

October 14 is Dessert Day: Five Simply Delicious Dessert Hacks

October 8, 2019 — There may not be a better dessert than a mouth-watering slice of pie fresh from the oven, but serving your pie with a dollop of whipped cream, or “a la mode” with a scoop of vanilla ice cream, may dress up this treat. Add a dash of creativity and a simple pie becomes a true... Read More