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Santa visits facility

Santa Claus made a visit to the residents of Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center just before his big day. Thank you to every single person who has helped make this Christmas a very special one for all of the residents.

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Carolers for the holidays

Velvet, the Director Of Nurses at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center, brought her youth group the other night for the residents to enjoy for the holidays. Thanks Velvet and Redemption Harvest Youth Group of Knoxville for bringing some joy to the facility.

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Employee Christmas Party 2019

Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center had their employee Christmas Party the other day. They want to wish all of their staff a very Merry Christmas. Also, thank you to all the families that sent Christmas Cards and wished the Corbin Team Merry Christmas.

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Let’s make a Gingerbread House

The other day was National Gingerbread House Day and the residents at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center celebrated the only way you can, by making gingerbread houses. Quite a few residents participated and had so much fun creating their very own tasty house.

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Holiday dessert gathering

Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center had a fantastic Holiday Dessert Gathering with their families, residents, and staff. Complete with a hot chocolate bar manned by the Administrator. Thanks to all the department heads for helping serve and the families for joining in Holiday Cheer.

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Activities for Seniors with dementia

When seniors with Alzheimer’s or dementia can’t participate in daily activities, they can easily become bored. Boredom can lead to agitation, anxiety, depression, and anger. It can increase their chances of sundowning. There are ways to prevent boredom with activities. This will get them engaged and help reduce their risk for need of medication for…

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Caregiving routines make daily life easier

Routines make daily life simpler and smoother for caregivers which is in fact a top priority when caring for an older adult. Daily routines can reduce uncertainty, arguments, and decision-making, which in turn can reduce the overall stresses of life. 5 ways routines can make life simpler are: Stop the power struggle – people hate…

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Thank you to all Veterans

Residents and staff at Corbin Health and Rehabilitation Center took some time on November 11 to celebrate all Veterans who served this country. Your sacrifice and dedication to others is not lost and is very much appreciated. Thank you.

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5 ways to improve Senior quality of life

Good quality of life is important when it comes to older adults dealing with chronic health conditions and major life changes. Having that feeling of satisfaction and fulfillment is important for overall well-being. Having a positive view of life can help seniors with more energy, less stress, better appetite, and prevent cognitive decline. 5 ways…