News & Events at Hillcrest Health Services

Hillcrest Rehab Patient Found Comfort and Healing in Her Music

October 24, 2014

After experiencing a traumatic fall and undergoing emergency surgery, Cynthia Rouse, age 37, found herself recovering from a broken femur at Hillcrest Health & Rehab for six weeks. As a surgical coordinator for the Head and Neck Surgical Oncology department … Read more

Hillcrest Health Services Presented “Understanding Palliative Care” at Professional Development Series

Hillcrest Health Services hosted its final Professional Development Series event for the year on Oct. 23, featuring “Understanding Palliative Care” presented by Howard Edwards, Jr., M.D., M.A. Dr. Edwards provided an overview of the differences between hospice and palliative care and … Read more

Hillcrest Health Services Named Business of the Year

October 17, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services was named Business of the Year, 26+ Employees, at the Sarpy County Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Awards Banquet held on October 9. Hillcrest was one of nine businesses recognized, and all winners were nominated and selected by … Read more

Hillcrest Health Services Proud to Gift $12,000 to Walk to End Alzheimer’s

October 6, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services participated in the first Sarpy County Walk to End Alzheimer’s event on October 4 with more than 150 participants representing the Hillcrest Team.  Hillcrest was proud to gift $12,000, which was a combination of funds raised by team members and … Read more

Hillcrest Health Services Offered Complimentary Fall Risk Assessments on Falls Prevention Awareness Day

September 22, 2014

In observance of Falls Prevention Awareness Day on September 23, Hillcrest Health Services hosted complimentary fall risk assessments for seniors at Hillcrest Mable Rose and Hillcrest Country Estates. The screenings were intended for the older adult or anyone who may be at risk … Read more

Hillcrest’s Assisted Living Week Ends with Fundraiser for Alzheimer’s Association

September 12, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services rounded out it’s “Magic of Music” Assisted Living Week celebration with a country & western themed day featuring a barbecue lunch, some country tunes performed by Jack Downs, and a Cow Pie Bingo fundraiser for the Walk to End … Read more

Hillcrest Celebrates the Magic of Music During National Assisted Living Week

September 9, 2014

National Assisted Living Week, celebrated Sept. 7-14, was established in 1995 by the National Center for Assisted Living (NCAL) and provides an opportunity for family, friends, residents, volunteers, and healthcare professionals to come together and celebrate residents. “The Magic of … Read more

Hillcrest Health Services to Participate in Walk to End Alzheimer’s, Oct. 4

August 29, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services is forming a team of residents, families and team members to participate in the Walk to End Alzheimer’s on Saturday, Oct. 4 at 10 a.m. at the Papillion-La Vista South High School football field. Hillcrest is also a sponsor of the … Read more

Music Therapy, Physical Activity and the Montessori Method Can Be Beneficial in Treating Dementia

July 10, 2014

More than four million Americans have been diagnosed with some form of dementia, and for many caregivers and families, the search for information to help their loved ones can be overwhelming. Hillcrest Health Service’s Director of Quality and Education, Anna … Read more

4 Tips to Stay Safe and Independent in Your Home

July 2, 2014

A key safety issue, especially among aging adults, is that of slips, trips and falls.  According to the Centers for Disease Control, each year one in every three adults age 65 and older falls. These falls can cause very mild … Read more

Hillcrest’s Montessori Eldercare Program is Unlocking New Methods in Dementia Care

June 11, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services and Hillcrest Mable Rose completed its fourth year partnering with the Montessori International School of the Plains (MISP) offering Nebraska’s first all-day eldercare Montessori learning program of its kind. Over that last semester, they took it a step further … Read more

Grand Lodge Construction is Moving Along

June 6, 2014

The Grand Lodge at Hillcrest Country Estates at Hwy 370 and 60th Street in Papillion is moving along! Construction is progressing on the 102 independent living apartments for age 55 and older. For more information, call us at (402) 885-7007, … Read more

Hillcrest’s CEO Treats Past President’s Award Winners to Lunch

May 22, 2014

Jolene Roberts, Hillcrest Health Services’ President and CEO, proudly invited the company’s past President’s Award winners to the Greater Omaha Business Excellence Awards luncheon today, where she was honored for her Business Woman of the Year nomination. Hillcrest President’s Awards … Read more

Hillcrest’s July 24 Professional Development Series Features UNMC Physical Therapy Professor

April 29, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services is hosting a Professional Development Series featuring presentations by regional leaders in geriatric medicine, rehabilitation and pain management. Designed exclusively for area health care professionals, two complimentary luncheons are scheduled for July 24 and October 23, from … Read more

Senator Sue Crawford Visits Hillcrest Caregiver Support Group

April 25, 2014

Senator Sue Crawford was the guest speaker at Hillcrest’s Caregiver Connection support group meeting, which is held every fourth Thursday of the month at 6 p.m. at 1820 Hillcrest Drive, Bellevue (Located at Harlan Dr./Hwy 370 and Hillcrest Drive near … Read more

Hillcrest Honored Volunteers of the Year

April 23, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services honored its Volunteers of the Year at the company’s annual volunteer appreciation event on April 22. Hillcrest’s volunteer coordinators presented the awards to the following recipients:               (pictured left to right) … Read more

Lunch & Learn, April 23, 12 – 2 p.m.

April 11, 2014

Let us treat you to lunch! Join us for a Lunch & Learn. Meet and mingle with your potential future neighbors and learn more about the maintenance-free, resort lifestyle that will soon be available at the Grand Lodge. Wednesday, April … Read more

Celebrate Spring with a Massage

As the days are getting warmer, we can say goodbye to the winter blues! Now is the time to rejuvenate your mind and body with some much needed nurturing and relaxation—and get a massage!   Until the end of April, … Read more

Hillcrest’s CEO Named Greater Omaha Business Excellence Award Finalist

March 28, 2014

Hillcrest Health Services’ President and CEO, Jolene Roberts, was named a finalist for the Greater Omaha Business Excellence Awards, Business Woman of the Year. According to the Chamber, this category “recognizes the achievements of women in the Omaha community who have … Read more

Hillcrest Victoria Gardens Displays “Hands of Time” Quilt

When something is made with hard work and love, it shows. This is exactly the feeling that one gets when they look at the hand print quilt that hangs inside Hillcrest Victoria Gardens. One look at the details, the precisely … Read more