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Earth Day: Helping the Environment and Ourselves

— April 22 marks the 51st anniversary of Earth Day, begun in 1970 and celebrated around the world. Earth Day reminds us of our personal and collective responsibility to preserve and protect our environment. For many the word “environment” means the natural world: the mountains, forests, rivers, oceans, animals, and the air around us. To others,... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— Greetings Everyone. Please allow me to introduce myself as your new Administrator. My name is Frank Bellinger. I’ve been a Skilled Nursing Facility Administrator since the mid 1980’s and I’ve been overseeing facilities in the Las Vegas area since 1997. I’m very happy to be here at Mountain View Care Center in Boulder City. My... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents Anessa Vi. Jackline J. Bonnie S. Welcome New Staff January Carmen C. Geraldine B. Mary Grace D. Wendy M. February William M. Ramona H. Michael F. Vanessa G. Frank B. Samantha S. Darin Y. (Rehire)  

March is Nutrition Month

— Good nutrition makes such an impact in our lives, which is why it is so important! By following these simple tips, good nutrition doesn’t have to be difficult. Your daily diet should include fruits, vegetables, whole-grains, dairy products, meats and other protein-rich foods. How large of a portion you should eat depends upon your caloric... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— “…this too shall pass.” How many times have we caught ourselves saying that over the past year? Well, I think that we are very close to coming out the other side. Our winter is turning into spring; full moons continue to come and go; and the monthly bills keep coming. What am I talking about?... Read More

Eight Things to Know about the U.S. COVID-19 Vaccination Program

— 1. The safety of COVID-19 vaccines is a top priority. The U.S. vaccine safety system ensures that all vaccines are as safe as possible. The CDC has developed a new tool, v-safe, as an additional layer of safety monitoring to increase our ability to rapidly detect any safety issues with COVID-19 vaccines. V-safe is a... Read More

Cardiac Rehabilitation May Help Heal Your Heart

— If you have had a heart attack or other heart problem, cardiac rehabilitation could be an important part of your recovery. Cardiac rehabilitation can help prevent another, perhaps more serious, heart attack and can help you build heart-healthy habits. Learn more about if you can benefit from a cardiac rehabilitation program and how it can... Read More

Cut the Clutter in the New Year!

— Is clutter bogging you down? Maybe it is stealing valuable closet space? Or collecting dust on too many knick-knacks? Cut the clutter with these easy steps: First, identify different types of clutter: Something you have had for more than six months and have used one time or less. Too many items crammed into a small... Read More

Happy Activity Professionals Week – January 24-30!

— We owe a lot to our Activities team for keeping our residents and families encouraged to safely participate and interact in so many innovative ways during the past year. From hallway Bingo to window visits, they have gone above and beyond to lift us all up with new activities. Luckily January 24-30 is designated to... Read More

Donate Blood and Blood Plasma Safely to Help Save Lives

— This January, the American Red Cross celebrates National Blood Donor Month and recognizes the life-saving contributions from blood, platelet, and plasma donors. As we begin the New Year, the Red Cross and CDC are encouraging individuals to donate blood and plasma if they are well and able to do so, while continuing to practice safe... Read More