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Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 03-12-14
This has been a bitterly cold winter, with harsh wind-chill factors causing most of us to stay inside; trying to stay warm. This is the time we all start thinking and wishing for warmer weather. Ahh! Springtime - with its warm sunny days and the earth smelling sweet and fresh. Just right for...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 03-05-14
Since reaching another milestone, I decided that it was time for me to begin embracing what I have been preaching these many years. Things I already knew but kept making feeble attempts at becoming more fit! Now that I have full blown asthma and aches and pains that I attributed to my years of...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-28-14
West View Healthy Living participated in the Walk to End Alzheimer's in October 2013. The WVHL Team raised the most donations at the corporate team level at the walk. On 2/27/14, team members Kelli Beckler and Melody Hatton Kirby were presented with an official award from The Alzheimer's...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-19-14
Volunteer work improves the wellbeing of individual volunteers because it enhances social support networks. People with strong social support networks have lower premature death rates, less heart disease, and fewer health risk factors. (Fact Sheet: Volunteering as a Vehicle for Social Support...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-14-14
This month we are honered to acknowledge Sharon Pooler as the Volunteer of the Month! Sharon can always be seen throughout West View serving ice-cream, decorating Town Square and the tree, visiting with her therapy dogs or volunteering for Hospcie. Share has been a volunteer since 2006.  She first...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-12-14
Dementia is a general term for the loss of memory and other intellectual abilities. Dementia interferes with a person's ability to think, reason, remember things, speak, write and manage daily life tasks. Dementia is caused by biological processes within the brain that damage brain cells. Dementia...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-07-14
The West View Partner of the Month for February 2014 is Scott Nolletti, RN. Scott is our Staff Development/Quality Improvement nurse. He has been a member of the West View team since March 2010. Scott was chosen by his peers to be our partner of the month. Everyone enjoys his willingness to help...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 02-05-14
Reflecting on my role as Chaplain at West View Healthy Living reminds me of what a privilege it is to work with others who get to care for many in distress or affliction. Scripture states in James 1:27, "Pure and undefiled religion before God the Father is this, to visit or look after the...
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 01-31-14
West View Heatlhy Living Volunteer, Edna Wade shared her Black Light Ministry with our Residents this past week in our Chapel. She did a beautiful drawing to music with a story about God's Peace. We are so thankful for our volunteers and are so greatful that Edna shared her talent with us!
Submitted By West View Healthy Living on 12-30-13
West View Healthy Living has partnered with LifeCare Hospice to offer monthly Widow's and Widower's Support Groups. If you have ever lost a spouse or a significant other; don't hesitate to join our group. You may need a place to share your journey of loss. Sharing the feelings and experiences with...

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