Therapy Success Story

June 1, 2020 — This month we’d like to recognize Connie H. for her success in therapy. She admitted to our facility in a wheelchair, unable to walk, and needing maximum assistance. Our team of Therapists worked diligently with her until she was able to walk independently again. She discharged to her home in May without any assistive devices.... Read More

Resident of the Month

June 1, 2020 — Our featured resident for June is Mary J. Mary enjoys facility activities, music and watching her favorite tv shows.

Employee Of The Month: Caitlyn Wood, LPN

June 1, 2020 — Caitlyn has worked for FSNR since October of 2015. She was initially a CNA at the facility, as well as a nursing student. In August 2019, she transitioned to her role as an LPN. She is dependable, friendly, and an asset to our facility and residents! Caitlyn’s hobbies include kayaking, and spending time with her... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

June 1, 2020 — Happy Birthday! Residents Eugene H. June 3rd Sara G. June 23rd Staff Alex Gaddie, PTA June 1st Haley Greer, LPN June 6th Welcome New Residents We’re excited to welcome Karen B. and C. V. to the facility!

Coping with Stress

May 31, 2020 — For many seniors across the country, the ongoing healthcare pandemic may be causing significant stress and anxiety. However, the first step in coping with these overwhelming and sometimes debilitating emotions is to recognize symptoms of stress, which may include one or more of the following: Fatigue Difficulty falling asleep Hot flashes or chills Shortness of... Read More

Eat Healthy to Help Reduce Anxiety

May 31, 2020 — Due to necessary lifestyle requirements resulting from ever-changing health and safety guidelines, many people across the country are having to deal with significant anxiety. Anxiety is a normal reaction to change and stress, but when anxiety becomes excessive or irrational, it can become disabling. At this time, people often turn to food for comfort, causing... Read More

Magazine Crafts

May 6, 2020 — Magazine Story – Take ten pieces of paper. Staple them together. Go through old magazines and pick out 10 pictures to cut out. Paste one on each page. Now you’re ready to write a unique story based on whatever was pasted on each page. Remember the story should have something to do with the pictures... Read More

The Importance of Hand Washing

May 6, 2020 — Keeping hands clean is one of the most important steps we can take to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to others. Many diseases and conditions are spread by not washing hands with soap and clean, running water. The CDC recommends cleaning hands in a specific way to avoid getting sick and spreading germs to... Read More

Hobbies: New & Old

May 6, 2020 — With all of the current shelter-in-place and social distancing directives, it’s a great time to learn something new or catch up on old hobbies and activities. Coloring has been proven to have great benefits for all ages, including stress relief, improving motor control and creativity, and increasing concentration. Many online retailers now carry coloring options... Read More

Uplifting Conversation

May 6, 2020 — Looking for uplifting, fun conversation starters for your family of loved ones? Ask each member of your family one of the questions below each day to learn something new about each other. Ask everyone to answer and then discuss/explain his/her answer. Encourage each member to think of a new question to add to the list,... Read More