Benefits of Physical Activity During Your Post-Acute Care Stay
If you or a loved one has been admitted to a Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center after a recent hospitalization, it is critical to consider your physical health goals during your recovery journey, even more so if your independence has been impacted. Physical activity can play a vital role in achieving your health goals and…
Onsite Dialysis at Prestige Post-Acute and Rehab Center – Milwaukie
As a dialysis patient receiving care at a skilled nursing center, the process of receiving treatments can be time consuming and both physically and mentally draining. Patients may need to travel a far distance to and from the nearest dialysis facility, spend hours in a treatment process that can drain their energy, and repeat the…
Transitioning from a Hospital to a Skilled Nursing Center
If you or a loved one have been hospitalized and require additional care prior to returning home, your recovery journey may take you to a skilled nursing center, also known as a post-acute care center. Short-term care at a skilled nursing center is intended to ensure a successful recovery and smooth transition from hospital to…
Improving Mental Health During a Post-Acute Care Stay
As our loved ones age, they may begin to experience health complications that can lead to hospitalization. Whether they require surgery, have suffered a serious injury, or experienced a medical emergency such as a fall or stroke, their doctor may recommend additional care at a post-acute care center. While the intention of post-acute care is…
Try A Recipe For Prestige BBQ Rub and Mango Salsa!
If you’re looking for inspiration for dinner, Prestige Assisted Living at Autumn Wind has you covered! Residents enjoy restaurant-quality meals prepared by talented culinary teams, and we’re sharing one of those recipes with you, for a delicious BBQ rub that goes great on chicken with mango salsa. The Recipe For The BBQ Rub Is As…
Interview With Nutritionist Alexandria Hardy, Part 1
Read part 2 of her interview here. Can you tell us a little bit about your background and how you got to where you are? “I have been a registered dietician for about 15 years now, and I have had the privilege of getting to work in a number of different settings. My first job…
Taking Care of Loved Ones During the Holidays
For many families, the holiday season can be an exciting time to spend with loved ones. However, if you are caring for your loved one, or they are recovering from a serious hospitalization, it can be overwhelming and bring a sense of uncertainty to your traditional holiday plans. You may be required to find additional…
Diabetic Care at a Post-Acute Care Center
Diabetes is a chronic health condition that occurs when a person’s blood glucose, or blood sugar, is too high which can increase their risk of future health complications, such as damage to the eyes, kidneys, nerves, and heart. According the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), diabetes impacts over 37 million people in the…
The Benefits of Respite Stays
Before buying a car, you can take it for a test drive. Before ordering a bottle of wine at a restaurant, they pour a mouthful to sample. Before settling in for a movie, you can watch the trailer. There are many purchases big and small you get to test out before making the decision. What…
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Benefits of Physical, Speech, and Occupational Therapy at a Skilled Nursing Center
A serious hospitalization can have a significant impact on a person’s quality of life and may require additional care at a skilled nursing center, also known as a post-acute care center. Whether you suffered a stroke, live with a chronic illness, or experienced a life-changing fall, this level of care provides each patient with a…
Staying Happy & Healthy After A Short-Term Care Stay
As we celebrate Healthy Aging Month, it is important to understand that as we age it becomes increasingly critical to maintain our physical and cognitive health and develop healthy habits, especially after a short-term care stay. This month start taking the time to engage in these practices to improve your quality of life and overall…
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