Facts You Might Not Know About St. Patrick’s Day

— One of the legends of St. Patrick began hundreds of years ago when a boy in England was captured and taken to Ireland as a captive, where he then found God. It is said that St. Patrick could hear angels, and that he had raised people from the dead. He was a very active missionary... Read More

Seuss-Inspired Recipes

— Green Eggs and Ham This has to be the most famous Dr. Seuss inspired dish. Scramble a few eggs, add a couple of drops of blue food coloring to the mixture and cook as usual. You can serve a warmed up slice of ham with it, and if you want to go all out, brush... Read More

Aging and Oral Health Basics

— As people age, there is a need to exert more effort in order to preserve those wonderful teeth for a lifetime. Every day we are confronted with lots of food and beverages to choose from that can be damaging to oral health, and there are medications as well that could pose damages to teeth surface called... Read More

Success Story: Mary. S

— Mary S. admitted to therapy at Clearwater Nursing and Rehab on 1/4/19 for rehab therapy and nursing services related to increased weakness. Our nursing team and therapy team were able to design a specialized program to support Mary in her goal to regain strength. Nursing staff supported Mary with assistance in getting dressed, walking, and going... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Residents, families, and friends, I wanted to take a moment to share what I know about SKT changes and how they will impact our community. SKT is the current provider of our cable TV. They have decided to discontinue cable channels in the current format and upgrade their technology to internet streaming. This means that... Read More

Celebrating National Inventor Day: February 11

— What makes a successful inventor? What separates successful inventors like Thomas Edison from everyone else? History has shown that the most successful inventors possess the following characteristics: They are persistent. Obstacles loom in front of us on a regular basis. But it’s what you do when faced with these barriers that will determine your level of... Read More

Chocolate and Heart Health – Fact or Fallacy?

— Wouldn’t it be wonderful if chocolate and heart health went hand-in-hand? You might be surprised to find out that chocolate isn’t as bad as it was once thought. The fat content in chocolate, derived from cocoa butter contained in premium grade dark chocolate, is comprised of equal amounts of oleic acid (a heart-healthy monounsaturated fat also... Read More

Success Story: Earnest ‘Earl’ W.

— Earnest ‘Earl’ W. admitted to Clearwater Nursing and Rehab on 12/17/18 for rehab therapy and nursing services related to a recent Cervical fracture after multiple falls in his home. Our nursing team and therapy team were able to design a specialized program to support Earl in his goal to return to home within 4 weeks. Nursing... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Dear Residents and Families, I would like to start by introducing our new team members: Amy Duncan – CMA at the Village Kelly Johnson – RN at the Nursing Home Sara Allen – CNA at the Village Denis Serkwi – CMA at the Nursing Home Cassandra Hernandez – RN at the Nursing Home Emma Ast – RN at the Nursing Home Derrick Judkins, MBA – Director of Marketing... Read More

The Value of Soup

— Often our diets change during the cold weather. More hot foods then cold sandwiches grace the dinner table. Our schedules do not slow down so we seek out hardy, quick-to-prepare meals. Making a pot of soup is a perfect solution for a healthy, hot meal. The origin of soup dates back to practically the beginning... Read More