From the Desk of the Administrator Jim Harkness I hope everyone has had a great Labor Day this year. I want to mention a couple of things. First, the new Therapy gym is up and going. We are pleased to have the extra space. On September 7 we will be...
Nursing News Amy Waller, RN Director of Nursing Mill Valley Care Center offers Influenza Vaccines to all residents and staff members from October to March. Consents and educational forms for the Influenza Vaccine have been sent out to all resident’s families. If you haven’t already, please sign and return the...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager Hello families and friends. If there are any questions or concerns regarding the Kitchen, then please feel free to contact me. I will do my best to be of help. From all the Dietary Staff, wishing for you and yours, all of the...
Housekeeping News Brandi Veach Environmental Services Supervisor Hello everyone! The summer has gone by so fast. School has begun and the children will be coming to visit and share activities with the residents. We look forward to these visits. This month we observe National Healthcare Environmental Services Week, September 8-14,...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! As the school year returns again, we look forward to seeing the children and their many visits. Check our calendar and feel free to come and join us in our activities. The week of September 8-14, 2019 is National Assisted...
Resident Spotlight Mary Jo Rowland Hi, I am Mary Jo Rowland. I was born in Bryant, Iowa to the parents of Art and Katherine (Believernicht) Wenzel. My parents were farmers with six children to raise: JoAnn Schlecht, Charles Wenzel, Kathleen Reistroffer, Paul Wenzel, Bill Wenzel, and myself, Mary Jo Rowland....
Employee Spotlight Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager Hi, my name is Chad Myers. I grew up in Bellevue, Iowa. I graduated from Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 2006. I have worked in many restaurants locally and in Dubuque. Most recently, as Executive Chef at...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! Sandra Hayward and Janis Kilburg (volunteers) for hosting Manicures for the residents at Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC) and the tenants at Sunrise Villa Assisted Living (SVAL) during the morning on Friday. Janis Kilburg, Laurie Anderson, and Sharon Konrardy...