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Seuss-Inspired Recipes

March 3, 2019 — Green Eggs and Ham This has to be the most famous Dr. Seuss inspired dish. Scramble a few eggs, add a couple of drops of blue food coloring to the mixture and cook as usual. You can serve a warmed up slice of ham with it, and if you want to go all out, brush... Read More

Chocolate and Heart Health – Fact or Fallacy?

February 4, 2019 — Wouldn’t it be wonderful if chocolate and heart health went hand-in-hand? You might be surprised to find out that chocolate isn’t as bad as it was once thought. The fat content in chocolate, derived from cocoa butter contained in premium grade dark chocolate, is comprised of equal amounts of oleic acid (a heart-healthy monounsaturated fat... Read More

Therapy Success Story

February 4, 2019 — Mike M. was admitted to the hospital in November in need of neck surgery. After his surgery, Mike was having trouble with balance which effected his ability to walk safely. Mike came to Regency Park for therapy to help with balance and strength. After working with our therapy department five times a week for three... Read More

Resident Spotlight: Phyllis T.

February 4, 2019 — This month’s Resident in the Spotlight is Phyllis T. She lived her whole life in Grand Junction where she also raised all SEVEN of her children. Life was interesting raising 5 boys and 2 girls. Phyllis lived her life to make her kids’ lives the best they could be. Not only was she the mother... Read More

Employee of the Month

February 4, 2019 — This month we would like to recognize Faith Wiederin as our Employee of the Month. Faith is one of our dedicated C.N.A.’s. She really likes working with the residents and how appreciative they are for all the staff. Her job here has taught her how thankful the residents and families are grateful to have a... Read More

Go Red For Women

February 4, 2019 — February is American Heart Month, and the American Heart Association’s signature women’s program, Go Red for Women, is designed to increase women’s heart health awareness and help improve the lives of women around the world. Learn more about how you can help raise awareness at www.goredforwomen.org.

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