Students at The Roberts Montessori Academy celebrated their last day of school on Wednesday, May 26. As a parting gift, the students planted a garden for the residents at Hillcrest Silver Ridge, where the school is located.
The Hillcrest Hospice team recently celebrated the expansion into Western Iowa (now serving Pottawattamie, Mills and Harrison counties) with a virtual ribbon cutting at the new office in Council Bluffs and a Grand Opening at Barley’s Bar.
Hillcrest Hospice, a branch of Hillcrest Health Services and one of Eastern Nebraska’s largest hospice care providers, is expanding its service area to include Pottawattamie, Mills and Harrison Counties.
As part of the expansion, Hillcrest recently opened a new Iowa headquarters at 1702 W. Broadway in Council Bluffs.
Hillcrest Firethorn earned the Best Nursing Home status by achieving a rating of “High Performing,” the highest possible rating, for short-term rehabilitation.
Hillcrest’s Jennifer Bruursema, PT, DPT, GCS, has been awarded the 2020 Clinical Instructor of Excellence Award for physical therapy from Creighton University.
Hillcrest will begin using outdoor safety windows for family visits. Contact your Hillcrest location for details.
Acquired by Hillcrest Health Services in December 2018, Silver Ridge Assisted Living & Memory Support in Gretna is now Hillcrest Silver Ridge.
To help slow the spread of COVID-19, Hillcrest Home Care will immediately begin real-time screening, remote monitoring and risk assessment of COVID-19 symptoms for team members and at-home patients using Medocity’s Digital Care Platform.
Three Hillcrest communities are among the 19 percent of U.S. skilled nursing facilities that have been recognized as a Best Nursing Home for 2019-20 by U.S. News & World Report.
Dementia expert to present at Memorial Community Hospital “Understanding Dementia” with Hillcrest’s Dr. Anna Fisher The Alzheimer’s Association defines “dementia” as a decline in mental ability severe enough to interfere with daily life (example: memory loss) –...
After rating more than 15,000 skilled nursing facilities nationally, U.S. News & World Report named Hillcrest Country Estates Cottages as one of the “Best Nursing Homes for 2018-2019.”
The Roberts Academy (Grades 7-12) is relocating to Silver Ridge Assisted Living in Gretna.
Elder recognized for service with a Quilt of Valor On August 4, representatives from the Quilts of Valor Foundation Omaha Chapter and Daughters of the American Revolution La Belle Vue Chapter honored Harold Hamilton, “Ham,” with a ceremony, one-of-a-kind Quilt of...
Hillcrest Health Services recently introduced Dr. Anthony Hatcher, DO, FAAFP, as its first Chief Medical Officer.
Grace Knott, PT, GCS, Rehab Administrator for Hillcrest Rehab Services, was recently elected as the President of the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association.