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Keeping Your Mind Healthy

March 7, 2019 — Mental activity can keep your mind sharp. Review the following tips to help challenge your brain for continual growth: Learn to play a musical instrument Play scrabble or do crossword puzzles Interact with others Switch careers or start a new one Start a new hobby with crafts, painting, or woodworking Learn a foreign language Volunteer... Read More

March is Craft Month: Arts and Crafts

March 7, 2019 — Arts and Crafts can be both exciting hobbies as well as money-makers. What’s better than to earn some money doing something you love? There are as many variations of crafts as there are crafters; here are a few to consider: Candle making: Do you love burning beautiful, scented candles? Lots of people do, and will... Read More

Activity Highlights

March 7, 2019 — We celebrated Valentines Day with Gayles famous homemade brownies and ice cream and enjoyed live music from the Rainy Day Band. Also, Congrats to our 2019 Valentines King and Queen. Victoria E. and Elvis I. Thank you to all who helped to make this day special for our residents.

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

March 7, 2019 — Residents & Staff Doria B. 3/1 Judy C. 3/4 Charlotte S. 3/24 Dimple E. 3/25 Shirley K. 3/27 Mary W. 3/29 Elvis I. 3/29 Welcome! Welcome to our newest residents: Maurice B. and Deulah L. Thank you for choosing Springfield Nursing and Rehab and we are so happy you are here!

National American Heart Health Awareness Month

February 7, 2019 — In Lieu of February being National American Heart Health awareness month we would like for you know we offer a Cardiac Care Program for those seeking rehabilitation with cardiac related conditions from home or following a hospital stay. With a patient centered approach to Cardiac Care we focus on: Improving the patient’s over all health... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Stories

February 7, 2019 — “No one treats you better than family!” no truer saying. Tonya A. was admitted to our facility following a hospital stay 9/11/18. Tonya, homeless at the time with family thousands of miles away pulled at my heartstrings. She had no income and no- where to turn. She was a wonderful patient who befriended everyone, and... Read More

Activity Highlights

February 7, 2019 — February is a month full of celebrations and awareness. We celebrate love this month as well as Black History Month, a when we can celebrate those that have changed lives and became some of the most influential people of their time and still today. Below are just a few of those: Harriet Tubman- A former... Read More

Special Days in February

February 7, 2019 — 2/2 Groundhog Day – Will he see his shadow? Will we have a longer winter? 2/9 National Pizza Day- Residents join us in the cafeteria @ 2 to celebrate national pizza day with some pizza. 2/12 Abraham Lincolns Birthday 2/14 Valentines Day-Valentines Day Party in Cafeteria @2 2/18 Presidents Day 2/22 George Washington’s Birthday

Add Significance to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 8, 2019 — The start of a new year is traditionally a time to reflect on the previous year and plan out resolutions for the year ahead. Popular resolutions include losing weight, getting more fit, getting out of debt, and making more money. While these types of self-improvement goals make for admirable resolutions, striving to become more selfless... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Stories

January 8, 2019 — We are now accepting patients with the use of Trilogy machines; these machines are used for patients with respiratory related illness such as COPD. We also accept patients who use BIPAP and CPAP machines at night. Our Respiratory program is designed to aid healing and recovery from a respiratory illness. Pneumonia is the most common... Read More