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Short-Term Therapy Success Stories

December 31, 2021 — East Side Therapy Star: Charles H. Charles has been selected as East Side Therapy Star of the month! Charles is a guitar player from Estill County. He enjoys playing country and gospel music. When working with therapy, he gives it his all, no matter what our therapist have him doing. Our Therapy Director, Clare, states... Read More

Employee of the Month: Brittany S.

December 31, 2021 — The resident council selected Brittany S. as our Employee of the Month for the month of December! In June 2017, Brittany started working in our housekeeping department, in 2018 she decided to take the leap and enroll in our SRNA classes. We are so thankful she did. Brittany is a wonderful employee, and always willing... Read More

A Special Thank You!

December 31, 2021 — From the bottom of our hearts here at Irvine Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, we would like to say a big THANK YOU to everyone in the community who participated in our fundraiser or donated money and items for our Resident Council Fund! Without the small businesses and community, this holiday season would not have been... Read More

Hot Cocoa Craft

December 31, 2021 — Supplies: Construction paper: brown and 1 other color Glue Scissors White Felt, Mini Cotton Balls or Mini White Pom Poms Optional Supplies: Ribbon, glitter, markers Instructions: Draw the shape of a mug on the (non-brown) paper. Feel free to be creative with the size and shape of your mug! Next cut out an oval from... Read More

Upgrade Your Classic Hot Cocoa

December 31, 2021 — There are not many things that can perk you up on a cold and rainy day than a cup of creamy hot chocolate. This delicious beverage can be traced back to the Mayan and Aztec civilizations in which they consumed chocolate drinks made from roasted cocoa seeds mixed with spices like chili and achiote or... Read More

Do You Need a COVID-19 Booster Shot?

December 31, 2021 — Studies show after getting vaccinated against COVID-19, protection against the virus and the ability to prevent infection with variants may decrease over time. CDC recommends everyone ages 18 and older should get a COVID-19 booster shot CDC’s recommendations now allow for this type of mix and match dosing for booster shots. Bring your COVID-19 Vaccination Record... Read More

Employee of the Month: Jo W.

December 2, 2021 — The resident council has selected Jo Walling as Employee of the Month for the month of December. Jo is a SRNA at the facility and has been since 2018. We can always count on Jo to help us in our time of need. Resident Council said during the meeting that they can always count on... Read More

Santa Claus is Coming to Town

December 2, 2021 — Irvine Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will be having our annual Christmas celebration on December 23rd at 2:00 pm. Due to COVID precautions, we will not be allowing visitors to partake within the celebration. Staff will be singing Christmas carols and handing out refreshments before Santa arrives with the gifts for all the residents. We always... Read More

Birthday Wishes and Welcome!

December 2, 2021 — Happy Birthday to our Residents & Staff Vickie C. 12/6 Annalean H. 12/10 Charles S. 12/21 Geraldine C. 12/30 Welcome John D. Genevieve R. Annalean H. Scottie C. Sarah R. Lula S. Kay C.

The Gift of Inner Peace and Less Stress

December 2, 2021 — There is a great need for peace in the world today. We can sometimes be captivated by violent and negative events shown in the media, but how do these unsettling situations affect peace on a local or individual level? Do you need more peace in your life? Many people would answer yes. Creating peace in... Read More