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May 5, 2022 — May 6th-12th National Nurses Week May 8th-14th National Nursing Home Week May 7th Kentucky Derby May 8th Mother’s Day (We are open to visitors 24/7)

Autism Awareness Month

April 9, 2022 — What is Autism? According to the CDC, Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) is a developmental disability that can cause significant social, communication and behavioral challenges. Individuals with ASD often have problems with social, emotional, and communication skills. They may repeat certain behaviors and may find change in their daily routines difficult. Individuals with ASD might: not... Read More

Humor May Relieve Stress

April 9, 2022 — If it is left unchecked, stress may take its toll. While it isn’t possible to completely eliminate all forms of stress from your life, you can feel a lot better when you use humor to relieve stress. It has long been said that humor is the best medicine, and there have been several studies that... Read More

Seven Reasons to Recycle

April 9, 2022 — Recycling is sort of like exercising: we all know we should do it, but not all of us do it as often as we should—and some of us don’t do it at all. However, here are seven good reasons why you should start. It reduces global warming. It makes us more energy-efficient. It keeps our... Read More

Welcome New Director of Marketing & Admissions

April 9, 2022 — Tristian Lykins! Mr. Tristian Lykins was in the Marines from 2014-2020. He was a Tanker. He graduated from WKU. Tristian loves playing with his dog Gus and watching supernatural. Tristian also enjoys spending time with his newlywedded wife Marci Lykins.

Employee of the Month: Kathy

April 9, 2022 — Kathy Johnson Business Office Manager here at Franklin Simpson Nursing and Rehab. Thank you for all your hard work and for always going above and beyond. We are very grateful to have you on our team

Letter from the Administrator

April 9, 2022 — Tyler is eager to serve Franklin-Simpson Nursing and Rehab to the best of his abilities. Tyler looks forward to enjoying time with our residents and learning more about each one. “April is Here. We are ready for some fresh Spring Air. Looking forward to more outside events for our residents as the weather gets nicer... Read More

Control Diabetes with These Tips

March 8, 2022 — Many seniors live with a health condition called diabetes. The underlying cause of diabetes varies by type, but no matter what type you have, it causes the body to have higher than normal blood sugar levels. Use the suggestions below to help ease the struggle of living with diabetes. Quit smoking Get plenty of sleep... Read More

March 26: Epilepsy Awareness Day

March 8, 2022 — What is Epilepsy? Epilepsy is a broad term used for a brain disorder that causes seizures. There are many different types of epilepsy. Epilepsy is a disorder of the brain that causes seizures. These seizures are not caused by a temporary underlying medical condition such as a high fever. Epilepsy can affect people in very... Read More

Certified Nurses Day

March 8, 2022 — On March 19, we acknowledge and celebrate these healthcare leaders! Certified Nurses are dedicated to patient’s personal care and safety, and for this reason they have worked hard to achieve specialized certifications that allow them to help their patients at an elevated level! This commitment could not be more crucial than during these trying times.... Read More