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Success Story: Shirley H.

— Shirley H. is a resident of Clearwater, KS. Upon an incident at home that resulted in a broken foot, Shirley ended up in Clearwater Nursing and Rehabilitation to receive therapy. When Shirley started working with therapy, she was unable to put any weight on her foot which caused her to be dependent with almost all... Read More

Celebrate Fathers on Sunday, June 20

— On Father’s Day, we celebrate the special guys in our lives. Not just fathers, but all the men who have made a positive impact on our life. A number of recent studies shine light on the positive effects of good fathering: men who play an active role in their children’s lives stimulate all aspects of... Read More

Happy Juneteenth!

— Juneteenth ( June 19) is also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day and Emancipation Day. It is not a national holiday, but most states recognize it either as a state holiday or special commemoration day. Texas recognized it as a state holiday in 1980. Texans share a piece of history with Army Major... Read More

Safeguard Your Skin

— The harshness of summer and winter can take their toll on our skin’s condition. To look after your skin throughout the year in all seasons, use these simple tips to safeguard your skin on the inside and outside of your body. Inside: Drink water steadily throughout the day. In hot weather you’ll probably need more.... Read More

June is Men’s Health Month

— There are common men’s health problems that are treatable if caught early enough, but can be permanently debilitating or even fatal if they are not detected until after symptoms make themselves known. Prostate cancer is the most common cancer, excluding skin cancers, in American men. As Americans continue to live longer lives, the overall impact... Read More

National Iced Tea Day

— On a hot summer day, a refreshing glass of iced tea cannot be beat! National Iced Tea Day is celebrated on June 10th. Some people find it difficult to drink sufficient amounts of water daily, but caffeine-free iced tea might be the answer. Whether you enjoy sweet tea or unsweetened tea, swap your coffee for... Read More

Success Story – Carol

— Carol landed at Clearwater Nursing and Rehabilitation after a severe and sudden decline in her medical status. When she arrived at our facility, Carol was dependent on care, struggled to walk and required extensive assistance to mentally put the pieces together. After numerous doctors’ appointments, extensive nursing care and therapy, Carol is finally gaining her... Read More

Happy Birthday and a Warm Welcome!

— Happy Birthday to our Residents! Wanda R. Brenda S. Clark S. Rhonda S. Jamie T. Happy Birthday to our Staff! Valerie B. Anna Z. Erin H. Welcome New Residents Vincent G. Dorothy W. Bobby G.

Endangered Species Day

— Although we will celebrate Earth Day on April 22, another important date for our planet is May 21, Endangered Species Day. The first known species to disappear forever was the dodo bird. Dutch sailors mentioned it in records in 1598. But by 1662 it was gone; hunted to extinction. This was one of the first... Read More

National Nurses Week: Appreciating Our Nurses

— National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6 and ends on May 12, Florence Nightingale’s birthday. Like all healthcare workers this past year, nurses have been dedicated to providing outstanding care for homebound individuals, hospitals, health centers, and senior living facilities. This week be sure to show your appreciation for your favorite nurse or... Read More