Information & Tips

The Importance of an Eating Plan

The Importance of an Eating Plan
Jasmine Moore
Dietary Manager
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab
Nutrition is an intricate part in each of our lives but even more so as we age. We all know our bodies change as we age and so do our taste buds. We may hate broccoli as we are children but learn to […]

Arlington Court: What makes us different?

Arlington Court: What makes us different?
Shannon Neiswonger
Admissions Director
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab
With over 50 skilled nursing facilities around the Columbus area to choose from, what makes Arlington Court Nursing Center stand out? Well to help answer that question, we asked some people with the inside knowledge.

Staff Member: Deidre Kennedy
Deidre Kennedy has been an employee […]

Intergenerational Program Benefits

by Cassandra Clark, MS, BA, CES, CPT, ADCActivity DirectorArlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab

Intergenerational
programs are becoming an essential activity in nursing homes. There are many
benefits for not only the children and the seniors, but for the community as a
whole. Here at Arlington Court we have had a special relationship with
Greensview Elementary school and Bishop Watterson […]

The Importance of “Prehab”

By Gary Burgess, PTADirector of TherapyArlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab

Prehab, or prehabilitation, is a relatively new accepted term for a concept that includes strength training for the prevention of injury or working out a muscle group prior to a surgery.  I was first subjected to this concept, albeit not known as prehab, in my […]

Pharmacy – Not Your Average Pill Facts

By DeeAnn AlatsisCentral supply Manager / Certified Pharmacy Technician LiaisonArlington Court Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center

Pharmacy Evolution

Have you ever found yourself doing something because you do it every day and not looking back into how it came about? Like when you put something in a recipe and say “that’s the way it’s always been […]

Respite Stay

Short-Term Respite Stay
Shannon Neiswonger
Admissions Director
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
The holiday season is upon us! For many of us this means running around trying to find the perfect gifts.  We are decorating our homes, and doing lots of baking.  If you are a caregiver for a loved one, the holiday season can become an […]

Yoga at Arlington Court

Yoga at Arlington Court: Proof That Our Elders Never Stop Growing
Tirzah Wise
Activity Director at Arlington Court
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
It’s 4am and I am sitting on my mat as I do most mornings before my yoga practice; attempting to quiet the endless “to do” list in my mind. It’s the holiday season so […]

December 2018 Activity Calendar

December 2018 Activity Calendar

It’s a Date!

IT’S A DATE!
By DeeAnn Alatsis
Central supply Manager / Certified Pharmacy Technician Liaison
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing and Rehab Center
We open the fridge every day and look at the gallon of milk and see a date. The turkey we are buying for the holidays has a date on it. Even the food we buy for Fido has […]

Code Status: A Difficult but Necessary Conversation

Julia Adams, LSW
Director of Social Services
Arlington Court Skilled Nursing & Rehab
Code Status: A Difficult but Necessary Conversation
Code status can be a very difficult topic to discuss when it comes to our loved ones. However, taking the time to have these discussions and making a plan for the future can ensure that the wishes of family […]