From the Desk of the Administrator Jim Harkness Well, Fall has arrived, and I hope everyone is enjoying the October weather. I thought I would talk this month about Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR). It’s not an easy thing to discuss with people and often people have not ever had to think...
Nursing News Amy Waller, RN Director of Nursing Happy Fall! I hope you are enjoying the beautiful fall season. Fall is a great time to visit the facility. Surprise your loved ones with sitting outside, going on a walk, or taking a scenic car ride to look at the leaves...
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 very best, among which include a Happy,...
Brandi Veach Environmental Services Supervisor Hello everyone, We are into the fall season. The leaves are starting to turn colors. Our thoughts turn to cooler weather. I would like to remind everyone to please take a look at your loved one's closet. If you would please take the spring and...
Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! Thanks to all those involved with making our celebration of National Assisted Living Week a success. Many Thanks to all those involved with making our Annual Craft & Bake Sale a success. We now look forward to the activities planned for October,...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! Sandra Hayward, Janis Kilburg, Laurie Anderson, and Sharon Konrardy (volunteers) for hosting Manicures at Mill Valley Care Center (MVCC) and at Sunrise Villa Assisted Living (SVAL) during the morning on Fridays. Sandra Hayward, Janis Kilburg, and Laurie Anderson (volunteers)...
Staff of the Month Tina Stecklein, RN Hi! My name is Tina Stecklein. I was born and raised in Maquoketa until moving to the Dallas, Texas suburbs in 1994. My parents built their home in Bellevue in 1995. My mother had knee replacement and did her rehab here at Mill...
Tenant of the Month Judith Kolker Judith Kolker was born in 1932 in Bellevue, Iowa to the proud parents Minnie & Louis Till, the youngest of six children. Judy grew up in Bellevue and graduated from Saint Joseph’s High School in 1950. She worked at the Bellevue Herald newspaper doing...
Ealana’s Recipe Pic of the Month Raspberry Chocolate Layer Cake This Raspberry Chocolate Layer Cake is super moist and layered with smooth chocolate ganache and raspberry filling, all covered in a fudgy chocolate frosting! Author: Life, Love and Sugar Prep Time: 1 hour Cook Time: 30 minutes Total Time: 1...