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Senior Communities Specifically Combat The Nature Of Loneliness In Isolation

Senior Communities Specifically Combat The Nature Of Loneliness In Isolation Winter, both literally and figuratively, can be a lonely time. This is especially true in someone living alone, growing old alone, without frequent visits and calls from friends and loved ones. Their heartache falls heavy on our shoulders. The pandemic has dramatically increased physical isolation…

Department Spotlight – Therapy Services

Department Spotlight – Therapy Services

Department Spotlight – Therapy Services Montevista Rehabilitation and Skilled Care is known and sought out for our all-star therapy department. This week, we caught up with Tracy, the director of the therapy department that serves Montevista, for a brief interview. The department currently staffs three physical therapists (PT), three occupational therapists (OT), and a speech…

Seniors walking along waterfront

Summer-Friendly Vacations for Seniors With Disabilities

Summer-Friendly Vacations for Seniors With Disabilities For older adults who wish to travel alone or with their loved ones, details are key. Critical elements such as comfort during movement, assistance for persons with disabilities, and wheelchair access make all the difference. Indeed, traveling as a senior with disabilities raises multiple questions. For example, what should…

Home Health vs. Skilled Nursing: Is One More Beneficial Than the Other

Home Health vs. Skilled Nursing: Is One More Beneficial Than the Other According to an AARP study, 95% of seniors wish to stay at home for as long as possible, even if doing so means hiring outside help for day-to-day activities. Unfortunately, life circumstances such as injury and illness often necessitate 24-hour skilled nursing care.…