Pursuing Hobbies as a Senior
Across the net stands your opponent, ready to try to return your serve right past you down the line. Throughout the match you’ve exchanged long rallies and short ones, great shots and unforced errors. It’s been a battle of wills and endurance leading up this moment. OK, maybe that’s a bit dramatic for a game…
Technology Can Help Seniors Relive Musical Memories
On October 28, 1956, the landscape of American music changed forever. That night, television talk show host Ed Sullivan introduced Elvis Presley on his show. Elvis, still a young man just beginning to reach the early heights of his fame, walked out flanked by his band and four backup singers. The crowd was going berserk…
5 Reasons Why Long-Term Care is the Perfect Job for New Grad Nurses

There hasn’t been a better time to be a nurse than right now. Statistics show that by 2020, there will be over 1 million open jobs that need to be filled!

Prestige Care and Waltham Clinic Announce Partnership For California Communities
As so much of modern life moved online during COVID-19, at Prestige Senior Living, we knew we needed to adapt as well to best serve our residents and their families. One of those adjustments has been medical appointments. Even before the pandemic, it could be a challenge for the families of our residents to help…
Prestige Senior Living at Karcher Earns Deficiency-Free Survey
Nampa, Idaho –Prestige Care, an industry leader in senior living, skilled nursing and rehabilitation care, is pleased to announce that its independent and senior living community in Nampa, Idaho, Karcher Estates, recently earned a deficiency-free survey from the Idaho Department of Health and Welfare (DHW). In its most recent survey led by state regulators,Prestige…
New Ionization System Helps Fight COVID-19
Prestige Senior Living has announced that three communitieshave installed a new air purification system to better protect residents, visitors and staff from the spread of COVID-19. The system isin place atPrestige Post-Acute and Rehab Center – Kittitas,Prestige Senior Living Mira LomaandAssisted Living at Summerplace. Installing this new air purification system, along withongoing vaccination efforts, is…
Activities For Seniors With Limited Mobility
As we age, it can be more and more difficult to get around, necessitating the use of walking aids like a cane or walker, or perhaps even a wheelchair. According to the findings ofone study, 60% of seniors reported requiring the use of at least one assistive device. For many seniors who have to make…
Senior Activities – The Social Benefits of Interaction
Social interaction is one of the most beneficial components of well-being and happiness at any age. Thesocial benefitsof group activities and the options for getting together increase as warmer months approach. In this blog, we’ll be discussing the perks of increased social interaction as well as group activities for seniors. Whether you’re looking to stay…
Fall Safety for Seniors: What to Know and What to Do
Spend time in a Prestige Senior Living Community, and you’ll see residents taking art classes, doing some gardening, and playing beanbag baseball. In addition to the myriad activities that are fun and engaging, there are other classes where the topic is less about fun, but vital to their wellbeing: fall reduction classes. Falling represents one…
Reduce Fall Risk in the Home
Equipping your home with certain devices and taking preventative steps to reduce fall risk in the home is a great way for older adults to protect themselves against many of the dangers associated with falls as they age in place. Whether you or a loved one is living at home, in an assisted living community…
Are You at Risk of Falling? Find Out What You Need to Know
Every second of every day, a senior citizen in the United States falls. Some are lucky enough to be fine. Many are injured or hospitalized. And unfortunately, deaths are common. TheCenters for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has identified fallingas the number one health risk to seniors. Consider the numbers that come with that: -36,000,000…
Reduce Your Risk of Falling With Exercise
Building a physical activity routine, especially if you’re starting from scratch, can be a bit intimidating. If you need a bit of motivation to kickstart your new healthy habit of exercise, think about this: exercise has been shown to reduce the incidence of falls by13 to 40 percent. Despite all the other great benefits associated…
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