From the Desk of the Administrator Jim Harkness Happy Valentine’s Day to everyone. The winter is going by quickly. Before we know it, spring will be here. We have been very fortunate here at Mill Valley and Sunrise Villa with illness this winter. We have had very few cases of...
Nursing News Kim Ernst, RN Director of Nursing Upper respiratory viruses have been plaguing the facility and the surrounding communities for the past several months. Thankfully all our residents have recovered quickly. Unfortunately, we are only halfway through our cold and flu season. The CDC is reporting 6-7 million cases...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager We made it through January. Mother nature has been pretty kind to us, but I’m sure we shall feel the wrath sometime soon from her. We have some pretty fun food activities planned for February, be sure to get involved and let the...
Housekeeping News Brandi Veach Environmental Services Supervisor Hello Everyone, We sure do hope 2020 is treating you kind. In with the new and out with the old. With that being said, now is a perfect time to make room for those new Christmas gifts. Now would be a great opportunity...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! We are looking forward to having a special Valentine’s Day Sweetheart Ball Dinner at noontime. Please let us know ahead of time if you are going to join your loved one to help with the planning. We are also having...
Employee Spotlight April Minear, RN Hello Sunrise Tenants and Mill Valley Residents! It has been wonderful getting to know some of you. I have enjoyed our conversations thus far. I’m looking forward to visiting with the rest of you soon. I live in Bellevue and have 4 kids who attend...
Resident Spotlight Mary Ann Clasen Hi, my name is Mary Ann Clasen. I was born and raised on a farm 3 miles South of Bellevue, Iowa to the parents of Albert and Mae (Gamble) Yeager. I am the eldest of my four siblings, Alice (Cal) Boland, Leslie A. Yeager (deceased...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! Laurie Anderson (volunteer) 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 two Fridays. Sandra Hayward and Janis Kilburg (volunteers) for hosting Manicures...