A New Way to Enjoy an Old Favorite

April 9, 2021 — Peanut butter and jelly milkshakes are a tasty twist on an old favorite for adults and kids. That’s right! Now, you can have your peanut butter and jelly in a glass! Enjoy this delicious classic creation as a special treat on Peanut Butter and Jelly Day, April 2! The hardest part is deciding between crunchy... Read More

Thank You!

February 28, 2021 — On behalf of National Doctor’s Day on March 30th, we would like to thank Dr. Haddad and Nurse Practitioner Johnathon Ennis for their ongoing care, compassion and dedication to our residents. We are truly blessed with a great team here at Springfield Nursing and Rehabilitation! We will also be celebrating National Social Workers Month and... Read More

Healthcare Hero of the Month

February 28, 2021 — Congratulations to Denise Collins our February Healthcare Hero of the Month. Denise has been at SNRC for 10 years. She goes above and beyond for our residents. Thank you for all of your hard work and dedication.

March 20 is Oral Health Day: What Can I Do to Maintain Good Oral Health?

February 28, 2021 — Here are some tips to maintain a healthy mouth and strong teeth. Drink fluoridated water and brush with fluoride toothpaste. Practice good oral hygiene. Brush teeth thoroughly twice a day and floss daily between the teeth to remove dental plaque. Visit your dentist at least once a year, even if you have no natural teeth... Read More

March is Nutrition Month

February 28, 2021 — Good nutrition makes such an impact in our lives, which is why it is so important! By following these simple tips, good nutrition doesn’t have to be difficult. Your daily diet should include fruits, vegetables, whole-grains, dairy products, meats and other protein-rich foods. How large of a portion you should eat depends upon your caloric... Read More

Three Back Pain Relief Exercises for Seniors

February 28, 2021 — During the winter months, it is easy to become more sedentary and as a result experience an increase in stiffness and back pain. According to physical therapist Dr. Michael Kaspin, doing basic daily exercises correctly can help alleviate a lot of that back pain without the addition of pain medication. Here are three exercises he... Read More

March 12th is Plant A Flower Day

February 28, 2021 — Brighten up your day on March 12 by celebrating Plant A Flower Day! Flowers make us happy– and it’s scientifically proven. According to the State University of New Jersey, the presence or gift of flowers can have an immediate impact on happiness, and has a lasting long-term positive effect on moods. Give the gift of... Read More

Therapy Success

February 1, 2021 — Cathy E. admitted to Springfield Nursing and Rehab on January 5th following a hospitalization due to a fall at home. Cathy was weak and unable to return home to her prior level of functioning. She chose SNRC from her hometown for her recovery needs. In just 10 days Cathy was able to return home to... Read More

Employee of the Month

February 1, 2021 — Congratulations to Jessica Elery, January employee of the month. Your hard work never goes unnoticed, as you are exceptional at providing care. Thank you for all you do for our residents. You are truly a blessing.

Eight Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

February 1, 2021 — 1. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. The CDC has developed a new tool, v-safe, as an additional layer of safety monitoring to increase our ability to rapidly detect any safety issues with COVID-19 vaccines. V-safe is a... Read More