National Aphasia Awareness Month

June 1, 2022 — National Aphasia Awareness Month is a national campaign to increase public education and to recognize the numerous people who care for people with aphasia. Did you know that two million people in the United States have aphasia, but a stunning 84.5% of Americans state that they’ve never even heard the term ‘aphasia’? Aphasia is a... Read More

Happy Juneteenth Independence Day!

June 1, 2022 — Juneteenth ( June 19) is also known as Freedom Day, Jubilee Day, Liberation Day, and Emancipation Day. Did you know that Juneteenth became a federal US holiday in 2021, even though Texas has recognized it as a state holiday since 1980? On June 19, 1865 Army Major General Gordon Granger rode on horseback into Galveston,... Read More

Happy Father’s Day

June 1, 2022 — Be sure to take a moment on Sunday, June 19 to honor dads, foster fathers, surrogate dads, grandfathers, uncles, brothers and the other important male role models in your life. Let him know how much he means to you by calling, texting, video chatting or sharing photos on social media. Take him to dinner, nine... Read More

National Cancer Survivors Day

June 1, 2022 — National Cancer Survivors Day, June 5, is a celebration of life that is held around the world on the first Sunday in June. It is a celebration of those who have survived, and hope for those who are still battling their illness. Did you know: In America there are more than 16.9 million cancer survivors,... Read More

New Employee Spotlight: Beverly

June 1, 2022 — We are pleased to announce Beverly has 12 years of experience working in long term care throughout the business office and various other administrative positions. She has been married to her husband Greg for 21 years sharing three children, their cats and a spoiled rotten Yorkie named: London. Bev is looking forward to her first... Read More

Success Story: Leonard F.

June 1, 2022 — Mr. Leonard F. was admitted to Twin Rivers Nursing and Rehabilitation with deceased strength, history of COPD, and chronic venous insufficiency resulting in impaired skin integrity. He worked extensively with our physical and occupation therapist to improve his overall function and mobility. While Leonard was improving his physical strength, he also received wound care services.... Read More

Self-Care is Important for Mental Health

May 5, 2022 — The past two years have brought many unforeseen changes and challenges that have impacted our everyday lives, which is why it is more important than ever to make mental health a priority. Mental health includes our emotional, psychological, and social well-being. Stress, fear and anxiety all can have a negative effect on our mental health,... Read More

Act F.A.S.T.

May 5, 2022 — Acting F.A.S.T. can help stroke patients get the treatments they desperately need. The stroke treatments that work best are available only if the stroke is recognized and diagnosed within three hours of the first symptoms. Stroke patients may not be eligible for these if they don’t arrive at the hospital in time. If you think... Read More

Creative Beginnings

May 5, 2022 — Creative Beginnings Month is designed to remind everyone to embrace their creative hobbies, and encourage them to pick up their tools of choice to begin creating anew! Creative Beginnings Month seems to have appeared out of nowhere, but the hugely popular idea of encouraging people to reach beyond their comfort zones and into the depths... Read More

Honor & Remember: Memorial Day is May 30

May 5, 2022 — Take time this Memorial Day to visit, call, text, or video chat with a loved one who served, or a loved one who may have lost someone special that served. Ask them to share their stories and reminisce. Listen and learn from their history. Be sure to let them know how much they are valued... Read More