From the Desk of the Administrator Jim Harkness I hope everyone had a Happy New Year. I think it will be easy to assume 2021 will be a happier year than 2020. This pandemic has taken its toll on everyone in one way or another. I’m sure everyone is excited...
April Minear, RN Director of Nursing Happy New Year! I hope you all had a wonderful Christmas holiday. Along with the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, it is also cold and flu season! Every day we work hard on keeping our residents safe and healthy, we also need...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager Here we are in the new year, 2021. It is safe to say that 2020 was a bit turbulent. We can now put that behind us and look to the future in our new normal. I look forward to making large dinners and...
Housekeeping News Theresa Schwager Environmental Services Supervisor Happy New Year 2021 to you from all of us. I hope you all had a Very Merry Christmas, and the weather was favorable for all those who were traveling. As I reflect back on 2020, I am extremely grateful to all the...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19, Wuhan China virus) outbreak pandemic precautions: All unnecessary visits have been suspended. Visitors are not allowed into the facility for the time being, as per the guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! As of Wednesday (3/11/2020), regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19, Wuhan China Virus) Precautions, we are not allowing any visitors into the facility until further notice. We are following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC 24/7: Saving Lives, Protecting...
Resident Spotlight Betty Frank Gonner Betty Frank Gonner was born in rural Bellevue. Most of her younger years was spent on a farm near Galena, Illinois. Betty has 4 sisters and 4 brothers. She moved to Springbrook, Iowa after marrying Milton Gonner in 1954. Together, they had seven children. Betty...
Employee Spotlight Season Kutsch, RN Hi! My name is Season Kutsch. Some of you remember me from working here in the past. My family and I live on a farm outside of Springbrook. My husband, Dylan, and I have three daughters. Addi is 7, Sadie is 4, and Mallory is...