From the Desk of the Administrator Cheri Orcutt “If you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.” – Wayne Dyer Mill Valley is seeing many changes. Change can be difficult, but we also know change can create an abundance of goodness as well. I...
Nursing News April Minear, RN Director of Nursing Hello Spring!! Visitation has begun!! We cannot tell you how nice it is to see the faces of our loved ones in the building! The staff and the residents are ecstatic, and you can see a change in smiling faces. (even under...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager Hello everyone! Spring is here. The snow is gone, and green grass is on its way. The Spring/Summer menu change starts on April 11, so be on the lookout for a few new items, as well as all of the favorites. It will...
Housekeeping News Theresa Schwager Environmental Services Supervisor Hi everyone, Spring has finally arrived. I think everyone is ready for a warm up after this crazy winter weather. Housekeeping and laundry have been busying themselves with spring cleaning. If you have any concerns or questions with your loved one’s housekeeping or...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! Good News! Regarding visits with the residents and tenants during these trying times, facility policy has been updated, as of March 17, 2021. Please see the guidelines outlined in the “Visit Letter” on pages 8 and 9. Again, please continue...
Resident Spotlight Honoring WW2 Veterans Marquette students producing video on veterans at Mill Valley By David Namanny, Editor Bellevue-Herald Leader Thursday, March 18, 2021 Section A, Page 5. A trio of Marquette High School students is working on a unique project this spring. Josie and Kory Kintzle, who are freshmen;...
Employee Spotlights Kelli (Herrig) Lamberson, LPN I currently work at Mill Valley Care Center. I attended Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) in Peosta, Iowa for Nursing. I am recently now an LPN. I plan to get my RN, BSN Degree. I recently married Levi Lamberson on October 29, 2020 and...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! Exciting news as of 3/17/2021. We are happy to report that family/church visits with residents at the Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC) and with the tenants at the Sunrise Villa Assisted Living (SVAL) have resumed. The number of visitors...