April 28: Senior Games

— Join Stonebriar Team as we cheer on our “Stonebriar Ducks” in the Senior Games. Competitions range from Spelling Bee to Volleyball Tournament. Reigning champions for the “Stonebriar Ducks” 2017 team will be returning to defend their titles.

Success Story: Mary S.

— After a receiving an L4-L5 anterior lumbar interbody fusion, as well as, an L4-S1 posterior spinal fusion, Mary S. was admitted to Stonebriar Nursing & Rehab for treatment and recovery. The surgery was very extensive and affected Mary’s ability to walk, and perform other activities of daily living. During her stay at Stonebriar, Mary S.... Read More

Reduce Your Environmental Footprint

— There are many projects we can do to reduce our environmental footprint and help in the rehabilitation of the earth. Here are some tips you can easily do everyday to care for our environment. Reduce – Conserving our natural resources can be done everyday. If we don’t start conserving our resources soon, we may face... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents James R. April 01 Betty P. April 04 Jewel P. April 09 Jackie W. April 11 Sarah S. April 25 Rose M. April 27 Staff Jennifer D. April 03 Vickie M. April 04 Elida H. April 09 Shelia J. April 10 Irma E. April 17 Savanna D. April 23 Patricia G. April 25

National Doctors’ Day

— National Doctors’ Day is Friday, March 30 – a day we celebrate the contributions of our physicians. The United States Congress designated Doctors’ Day as a national holiday with a resolution passed on October 30, 1990. Physicians play an important role in post-acute and long-term care. The American Medical Directors Association (AMDA) formed The Society... Read More

March is National Nutrition Month: Incorporate Nutrition Into Your Life

— Great nutrition is an essential part of making better lifestyle choices. If your food is not nutritionally balanced, your body may feel sluggish. Eating well is easier than ever if you follow these simple tips. Monitor your red meat intake. Red meat is packed with saturated fat that can clog arteries. Eating red meat once... Read More

Tips For Spring Cleaning

— If you are storing away your winter clothes, consider using large plastic storage containers that feature snap-on lids. Storage containers are very important to keeping your clothes free from fading and dust. When packing your clothes, roll them instead of folding. This not only eliminates creases and wrinkles, but also saves a lot of space.... Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Celebrations

— In recent years, the St. Patrick’s Day celebrations in Dublin, Ireland have extended to a week-long event called St. Patrick’s Festival, encompassing a spectacular fireworks display, open-air music, street theater and the traditional parade. Over one million people annually attend. As a part of the celebration, many attendees wear shamrocks on their lapels or caps... Read More

St. Patrick’s Day Treats

— Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year with some of these fun and of course mostly green treats. Leprechaun Ale Place a scoop of lime sherbet into a tall glass, pour ginger ale over it and watch it fizz. This can be made even fancier by rubbing some lime juice on the rim of the glass... Read More

Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week

— March 11-17 is Pulmonary Rehabilitation Week, which was initiated by the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR) to educate about the role of pulmonary rehabilitation in enhancing the quality of life of individuals with chronic lung disease. The 2018 theme, “Improving Life, One Breath at a Time,” honors individuals who struggle to overcome... Read More