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Celebrate your Dream Team™ during Customer Service Week, October 5-9, 2020

— If you’ve ever experienced an interaction with a customer service professional that left you feeling taken care of or informed, then you know how valuable a service it is. In every industry, including healthcare, insurance, retailing, hospitality, communications, and government agencies, you will find a team of customer service professionals ready to lend a hand... Read More

Breast Cancer Awareness

— Other than skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer among American women. Mammograms are the best way to detect breast cancer early, when it is easier to treat and before it has progressed enough to cause symptoms. What are the symptoms? There are different symptoms of breast cancer, and some people have no... Read More

Healthcare Food Service Week: October 4-10

— Food is one of the great unifiers of the human condition; we all need sustenance to survive. When we go out to eat, it is an indulgence to be able to relax while a chef skillfully prepares a meal just for us. As we age, we once again rely on others to help us with... Read More

Do Something Nice Day

— Flex your kindness muscles this October on National Do Something Nice Day. It’s easy to become so caught up in the stressors of daily life that we forget to do our part to uplift our friends and loved ones. On October 5, remember to go out of your way to do a good deed. It... Read More

September is Healthy Aging Month: Easy Tips to Aging Gracefully

— Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. Eating plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain and fiber can help provide your body the fuel it needs. If you have problems with unsteadiness in walking due to aging, ask your doctor about applying for a handicap placard. This will allow you to park... Read More

September is Courtesy Month

— The Power of Courtesy and Kindness With so much uncertainty and division across world, it’s easy to lose sight of a very easy and obtainable mindset: be kind. Here’s a question: what if more people were “guilty” of random acts of kindness? Just simply being courteous and kind without gaining any benefit from the situation... Read More

Administrator’s Note

— On July 30th, 2020 Mountain View Care Center said good bye to not only a really good Activity Director, but also a very good friend. Donna Bird has been with our Facility since February 20, 1997. She will be missed not just by the Residents, but also by the staff. She takes a lot of... Read More

National Healthcare Environmental Services & Housekeeping Week

— Held every year during the second full week of September, Environmental Services Week /International Housekeepers Week is a week dedicated to recognizing the efforts of hard-working custodial staff members. True heroes of any building’s operation, custodial staff demonstrate the extraordinary teamwork and management required to care for complex healthcare environments around our country. Cleaning employees... Read More

Book Lovers Day is August 9

— August 9 is National Book Lovers Day. It’s an unofficial holiday recognized on a global scale. Its origins and creator remain unknown, but it’s a nice idea to put away our smart phones for a day and pick up a book. No matter what genre you prefer – romance, historical fiction, horror, fantasy, memoir or... Read More

August is Sandwich Month

— No matter how you slice it, everyone seems to have a favorite sandwich. In a month known for its “dog-days” and heat, a sandwich may provide just the meal you prefer. They’re low fuss, yet can be quick and nutritious, and most require no cooking. A sandwich by definition includes one or more pieces of... Read More