Embroidery Month

February 10, 2023 — Embroidery is a craft most notably mastered by the early Egyptians, as well as the Chinese in the Zhou Dynasty of China. Studies show that this art may have also existed in primitive cultures in many parts of the world. From generation to generation, the art of stitching has evolved and reached a new height... Read More

Black History Month

February 10, 2023 — The month of February is a time to honor the achievements of Black Americans in U.S. history. Since its first observance in 1970 at Kent State University, Black History Month (also known as African American History Month) has evolved into a country-wide celebration. Did you know: Along with being a powerful anti-slavery organizer, James McCune... Read More

FSNR Employee of the Month

February 10, 2023 — Congratulations Brooklyn Merklin! Brooklyn is February’s employee of the month, and it is well deserved. Brooklyn was a Certified Nurse Aid and went on to become a Med Tech while working here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab. Brooklyn has shown exceptional care and dedication to our residents every day she comes to work. She... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

February 10, 2023 — Hello Franklin Community, we are so grateful for the wonderful holiday season we had at the facility with the help of our community, families, staff and residents! Just a few reminders as we are now into the new year, with the Flu and Covid rates as high as they are, we ask that if you... Read More

Marry Me Chicken Recipe

February 10, 2023 — In honor of Valentines day we wanted to include a recipe for Marry Me Chicken, a dish that many of our residents love dearly. Ingredients: 3 large boneless and skinless chicken breasts sliced into thin cutlets ½ teaspoon salt ¼ teaspoon ground black pepper 6 tablespoons all-purpose flour 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 tablespoons butter... Read More

National Activities Professional Week

January 3, 2023 — January 23-27 is National Activities Professional Week, where we recognize our Activity Directors who plan and schedule a variety of fun and engaging events, outings, activities and entertainment. Please take a moment during this week to let our Activities Professionals know how much we appreciate them!

Draw a Dinosaur Day

January 3, 2023 — Tired of too many jigsaw puzzles? Bored of binging television and movies? Don’t feel like reading, but still looking for something fun to do? Draw a Dinosaur Day on January 11 is a colossally creative way to chase away those winter blues. Grab some paper, pencils, markers, or crayons and have fun drawing the giant... Read More

Add Significance to Your New Year’s Resolutions

January 3, 2023 — The start of a new year is traditionally a time to reflect on the previous year and plan out resolutions for the months ahead. Popular resolutions include losing weight, getting more exercise, paying off debts, being more organized, trying new things, and traveling more. While these types of self-improvement goals make for admirable resolutions, striving... Read More

Welcome New Residents!

January 3, 2023 — Welcome Mr. B! Mr. B has such a sweet, kind, outgoing spirit we all wish we could bottle up and keep here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab forever. Mr. B enjoys walking throughout the facility greeting employees and residents with a “Good Morning” and a smile.

FSNR Employee of the Month: Ashley

January 3, 2023 — Congratulations Mrs. Ashley Harper. Ashley is January’s employee of the month, and it is well deserved! Ashley is a Certified Nurses Aide here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab who has shown exceptional care and dedication to our residents every day she comes to work. Our residents look forward to your care Ashley. Thank you,... Read More