Rehabilitation Health: older man and woman sitting on On Bench With Hot Drink In Assisted Living Facility

Questions to ask when choosing a Rehabilitation Center

When searching for a rehabilitation center for your loved one, it is best that you visit several facilities. There is the possibility that your first choice doesn’t have an open spot and should have a back-up. Before choosing a facility, you should ask these questions: Is the facility accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation…

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Choosing a Long-Term Care facility

There are two types of long-term care facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNFs) and Residential Care/Assisted Living. Licensed SNFs provide 24-hour skilled nursing care either in a nursing home or a convalescent hospital. Residential Care/Assisted Living is a licensed facility that provides 24-hour non-medical care and supervision for individuals needing assistance with activities of daily living.…

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Why Physical Therapy for Older Adults is Important

The best person for any grandparent is to get a physical therapist that specializes in geriatrics. Like those you find in a long-term facility. Below is a list of a few reasons to keep exercising or start seeing a geriatric physical therapist: Reduce fall risk Improve bone density Improve posture Improve independence Reduce pain, especially…

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Cookies with Chad

Residents at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center enjoyed making cookies with Chad, the administrator. The cookies were baked and people got to create a masterpiece with delicious decorations. Who doesn’t love a mid morning treat?

Fourth of July: fireworks

Fourth of July with the Residents

The residents and staff at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center loved the Fourth of July celebration. Everyone enjoyed hotdogs and watermelon on the front porch and later that night got to enjoy some fireworks. A very patriotic day for all at Corbin HRC.

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Pizza Party at Corbin HRC

One of the rotations at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center won a competition the facility had for the nursing staff. Pizza was bought for them this past Friday for winning. Thank you for your hard work.

Cookout: a man in a teal shirt smiling at the camera

Father’s Day Cookout

The gentlemen at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center enjoyed a cookout for Father’s Day. There were hot dogs, beans, and chips. The weather was perfect, so the residents enjoyed their food on the porch. Hope all the papa’s out there had a wonderful weekend.

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Happy National Nurse Aide Week

It is National Nurse Aide Week and Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center is celebrating. The nurse managers treated the SRNAs to a cookout last week. Thank you to all of the wonderful, compassionate, selfless nurse aides. Happy National Nurse Aide Week.