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Upcoming Special Events

May 7, 2019 — We will be honoring the mothers of River Oaks Nursing and Rehab on May 10 at 3:00pm with a Mother’s Day Party in the dining room. With spring in the air we will be planting flowers in our courtyard. If you would like to donate some flower pots please see Christy or Alexis in activities.... Read More

We’re Hiring for Nursing Staff!

April 23, 2019 — River Oaks is hiring nursing staff! We’re looking for: CNA’s, CMA’s, LVN’s, and RN’s. Guaranteed onsite interviews with Leadership team every Tuesday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m! Check out our career page for more information:  https://riveroaksrehab.vikus.net/jobs

April is Poetry Month: How to Write Poetry

April 8, 2019 — If you want to begin writing poetry, start today! It doesn’t matter how it turns out. Your own mistakes will become your teachers. Your own writing will motivate you to greater creativity. Once you start the process, how do you improve it? Use nouns and verbs more than adjectives. Which is stronger: “She was as... Read More

Jokes, The World’s Best Medicine

April 8, 2019 — What were the last jokes that made you roll around on the floor because you were laughing so hard? Was it on a TV show, or part of a stand-up comedy routine, or part of a recent lecture? In any event, do you remember how it made you feel? It’s likely that joke probably made... Read More

April is National Occupational Therapy Month

April 8, 2019 — Since 1980, the American Occupational Therapy Association (AOTA) has celebrated National Occupational Therapy Month and the 213,000 occupational therapists, occupational therapy assistants, and students who work nationwide to create fuller lives for clients and their families. Occupational therapy practitioners enable people of all ages to live life to its fullest by helping their clients to... Read More

The Origins of Easter

April 8, 2019 — The Easter holiday is a very important celebration in Christianity and honors Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead. The Christian church celebrates Easter on the first Sunday after the first full moon after March 21. This year Easter falls on April 21. Each year, Easter is preceded by Lent, a 40-day period of reflection and... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

April 8, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Santos F. Isidria D. Arturo M. Peggy S. Craig B. Welcome! Maria V. Marilyn H. Connie P. Chantelle M. Charles T. Harvey P. Pedro C. Scotty W. Willie P. Carl C. Mildred Y. Stanley B. Jerri F. Dorothy M. Amelia M. Rebecca H.

Keeping Your Mind Healthy

March 4, 2019 — Mental activity can keep your mind sharp. Review the following tips to help challenge your brain for continual growth: Learn to play a musical instrument Play scrabble or do crossword puzzles Interact with others Switch careers or start a new one Start a new hobby with crafts, painting, or woodworking Learn a foreign language Volunteer... Read More

Testimonial

March 4, 2019 — Everyone in this facility took excellent care of me from the Administrator down to the aides I had no complaints at all and I will be returning after I have my back surgery. This is my home of choice away from home. I do have a couple of favorite nurses that I would like to... Read More

Facts You Might Not Know About St. Patrick’s Day

March 4, 2019 — One of the legends of St. Patrick began hundreds of years ago when a boy in England was captured and taken to Ireland as a captive, where he then found God. It is said that St. Patrick could hear angels, and that he had raised people from the dead. He was a very active missionary... Read More