From the Desk of the Administrator Jim Harkness Boy, summer went fast. Here we are, and it’s fall already. I thought I would take the time this month to tell you all a little bit about the new Medicare changes coming down the pike for skilled nursing facilities. Beginning October...
Nursing News Amy Waller, RN Director of Nursing October kicks off our holiday seasons, before you know it, the new year will be here!! Fall is a great time to visit the facility. Take advantage of the nice weather before its gone by surprising your loved ones with sitting outside,...
Dietary News Chad Myers, Chef Culinary Manager I would just like to start off by saying thank you to everyone for welcoming me into your community. I am becoming more and more comfortable every day. I am working hard to put names to faces. I am a little shy by...
Housekeeping News 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...
Activity Department Joy Marchiando Recreation Program Director Hello to everyone! Thanks to all those involved with making our celebration of National Assisted Living Week a success. We now look forward to the activities planned for October, a month that is usually cooler than September. Our annual Halloween Trick-or-Treat Party is...
Employee Spotlight Maya Bradford, LPN Maya Bradford, LPN, graduated from Clinton Community College. She lives in Maquoketa, loves to go shopping, and is excited to start her new journey at Mill Valley Care Center.
Resident Spotlight Robert Flemming Robert Flemming was born in Miles, Iowa. He is a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He married LaVora Camp in 1946 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, Preston, Iowa. The couple resided in Miles, Iowa their entire married life of 72 years, where they operated...
Community Involvement Donations of Time, Talents, & Treasures. Thank You !! Sandra Hayward, Erica Hayward-Riquelme, Janis Kilburg, Laurie Anderson, and Sharon Konrardy (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. Sandra...