Vaccination Mandate and Visitation Update

November 17, 2021 Dear Residents and Families,  This letter is to provide you the latest update regarding visitation for the health center (short-term rehab and long-term care) and information about the COVID-19 vaccination mandate.  We have been notified by CMS (Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services) to lift all indoor visitation restrictions. Per CMS, “visitation
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Why Moving to Senior Living During the Winter Is a Great Idea

Winter is one of the most challenging times of year for everyone. While it’s a great opportunity to travel and see family for the holidays, the changes in weather create unsafe conditions for everyone. Seniors suffer the most in the winter because of the cold and isolation. Pivotal Health Care’s senior living communities directly meet
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Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors

Easy DIY Costumes for Seniors Halloween season is upon us and stores are filled with costumes for you to choose from. However, you don’t really want to spend money on costumes you will only wear once for a little while with your grandchildren. Make your own costumes using things around the house and from your
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3 Best Dog Breeds for Older Adults

Dog’s are called “man’s best friend” for a reason. They are loyal companions who show unwavering love to their owners. Similar to people, there are thousands of breeds with a variety of personality traits. Some dogs are better with children. Others require a more active lifestyle. There are dog breeds for seniors that would be
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Why You Should Choose Senior Living Sooner Rather Than Later

Over thousands of years, humans have shown that we prefer structure and routine over impulsivity and “c’est la vie” attitudes. We like the familiar over experiencing something new. This attitude is especially true when we consider moving, even more so when someone decides to move to senior living. Moving can be a difficult decision for
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Kennybrook Village Named Grimes Business of the Year

Grimes, Iowa – Kennybrook Village was recently named the Grimes Business of the Year for 2021 by the Grimes Chamber & Economic Development. To be named the Grimes Business of the Year, a business must first be nominated. Then, the nominations are reviewed, discussed, and finally voted on by the Grimes Chamber & Economic Development
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