From the Desk of the Administrator Brandy Dierks I have been impressed by the efforts of so many here at Mill Valley Care Center. Recently Mill Valley was the headline of the TH paper. I would like to make a few statements regarding what I have seen that was not...
Nursing News April Minear, RN Director of Nursing At Mill Valley Care Center, we work hard to prevent infections. When needed, we help the physicians determine if antibiotics are appropriate. Anytime antibiotics are used, they can cause side effects. When antibiotics are not needed, they won’t help you, but the...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager Mushroom and Asparagus Flatbread Get some Flatbreads or Pita Bread. Make a Mushroom Duxelle Cream cheese, and spread on the flatbread. (recipe to follow). Sprinkle on some chopped fresh asparagus and top with mozzarella cheese. Bake in a 450°F oven for about 7-8...
Housekeeping News Theresa Schwager Environmental Services Supervisor We are beginning the beautiful month of June and the start of summer. Rest assured that all of us in Environmental Services have redoubled our efforts to maintain a clean and safe environment. Our goal is to keep residents, tenants, and staff healthy...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hi everyone! Regarding visits with the residents and tenants during these trying times, facility policy has been updated, as of March 17, 2021. Please see the Visitor Sign-Up link and Visitor Guidelines posted on our web-page (at www.MillValleyCareCenter.com). Please continue exercising due caution,...
Mill Valley Korea and Vietnam Veterans Highlighted during National Nursing Home Week, May 9-15. by David Namanny, Editor (Bellevue Herald-Leader Newspaper; Bellevue, Iowa) (Bellevue Herald-Leader, Volume 151, Number 19, Section A, Page 7) (Thursday, May 13, 2021). In honor of National Nursing Home Week, May 9-15, a group of Marquette...
Emma Whitmore CNA/RCT Hi, my name is Emma Whitmore. I have been a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), [also known as a Resident Care Technician (RCT)] for 3 years and counting at Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC). Being a CNA at MVCC is a great experience for me, and I love...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! On 3/17/2021, family/church visits with residents at the Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC) and with the tenants at the Sunrise Villa Assisted Living (SVAL) were allowed to resume, as conditions / precautions permitted. The number of visitors in the...