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Visitation Changes – COVID-19

The California Department of Social Services has issued new guidelines for visitation in Residential Care Facilities for Elders (RCFE) effective immediately due to the rapid rise in cases, the majority of which are occurring in unvaccinated individuals.

COVID-19 Testing & Vaccine

We are happy to announce that our most recent mass COVID-19 testing of staff and residents only produced 1 positive case last Monday. Additionally, our COVID vaccine clinic was a great success with most of the residents receiving their first vaccine, as well as more than half of our staff.

COVID-19 Update

As I am sure many of you are aware, California and the country in general is experiencing another increase in reported COVID cases. We have just learned that one of our staff members has recently tested positive for COVID.

Burning, Itching Blisters: 5 Things to Know About Shingles

While chickenpox is usually an illness reserved for children, it can come roaring back in adulthood as shingles. There is no telling if and when shingles will strike, but luckily there are vaccines available to help prevent it. Here are a few things you should know about shingles.

5 Do’s and Don’ts for Getting Some Solid Shut-Eye

Getting some shut-eye can be one of the best parts of the day, but as you age, it can become more difficult to do so. Older adults can have a more difficult time getting to sleep, whether it is due to medications, stress, or other factors.

4 Ways to Protect Your Hearing

Although many people will experience hearing loss in their lifetime, there are ways to protect your hearing. Taking care of your ears and preventing hearing loss can be as easy as following these four tips.

6 Ways to Make a Home Safe and Comfortable for Seniors

Changes in mobility can make your own home seem like a dangerous place. However, there are ways to make the home a safer place for seniors. With a few alterations and upgrades, you can live comfortably in your home again or bring aging loved ones into your home safely.