Letter from Human Resources

January 4, 2019 — This month our employee of the month is Laura Baker. Laura works as one of our great C.N.A.s on the night shift. She attributes her success to the rest of the night shift staff. “I love them all – Shania, Jacee, Loti, Becky and Joanie they rock” Laura’s favorite thing about working at Regency Park... Read More

Cream of Anything Soup

January 4, 2019 — Basic Recipe 2 1/2 cups milk 1/2 cup flour 2 tablespoons butter or margarine Dash salt Dash pepper Put all 6 ingredients into blender “briefly” until smooth and pour into saucepan. Stir constantly over medium-high heat until it begins to thicken (watch it – can scorch easily!) Take off heat at first bubble of a... Read More

Resident Spotlight: Marilyn A.

January 4, 2019 — This month our resident in the spotlight is Marilyn A. Marilyn has been a resident at Regency Park for almost three years now. She said that what she likes the most about being at Regency Park is that she does not have to cook. Marilyn grew up in Jefferson, Scranton and Bagley. She raised four... Read More

Keeping an Eye on Vision Health

January 4, 2019 — Doctors say maintaining vision health can be especially important as you age. Fortunately there are multiple ways to keep your eyes healthy. Try these tips: Quit smoking. If you smoke, you’re much more likely to develop age-related macular degeneration, or AMD, than nonsmokers. AMD is one of the most common causes of blindness in those... Read More

Therapy Success Story

January 4, 2019 — Clyde M. came to us after having knee replacement surgery at Greene County Medical Center. After working with our Therapy department Clyde was able to go home with help of family and friends. Clyde is glad to have a facility in town that provides good care and is able to get you back home to... Read More

National Volunteer Blood Donor Month

January 4, 2019 — This January, the American Red Cross celebrates National Blood Donor Month and recognizes the life-saving contribution from blood and platelet donors. As we begin the New Year, the Red Cross encourages individuals to resolve to roll up a sleeve to give this month and throughout 2019. National Blood Donor Month has been observed in January... Read More

Keep Your New Year’s Resolutions

December 3, 2018 — What makes January 1st such a special time to make a change in our lives, and why can it be so difficult to maintain that change? There are a number of key reasons that apply to some, if not all, of the broken resolutions. We are not being realistic when we make the commitment. Everyone... Read More

Hot Chocolate Mix

December 3, 2018 — Ingredients: 11 cups powdered milk 1 cup confectioners’ sugar 11 ounces powdered coffee creamer 2 lbs nestle’ nesquick powdered chocolate milk mix 4 tbsp cocoa powder 1 box instant chocolate pudding Preparation: Mix all together Store in airtight containers Use 1/3 mix to 2/3 water when making hot chocolate

Success Story: Lola D.

December 3, 2018 — Lola was admitted to Regency Park due to a fall that resulted in a hip fracture. Lola came to us with poor balance & stability. She required minimum assistance with dressing due to her pain with the hip fracture. Lola received physical therapy for five times per week for four weeks. Following her physical therapy... Read More

Special Events for December

December 3, 2018 — On December 17th we will be having our Christmas Party with “Elvis”. Please come enjoy “Elvis” singing Christmas carols and party with the residents. “Elvis” will star singing at 7:00 p.m. Then on December 20th, Santa will be joining us to pass out presents. If you would like to have a present presented to your... Read More