Benefits of a Medical Alert Device

Are you or a loved one feeling unsafe living alone? A medical alert device is a great tool for keeping seniors protected in the event of an accident, fall or illness. Not only are these devices affordable but their function can be priceless. In-home medical alert devices help ensure the safety of seniors at risk…

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Five Stars for Team Based Approach to Patient Care

Avon Health Center is proud to be in the top 2 percent of skilled nursing facilities in the United States, as rated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)! Our facility received 5 stars in all 3 categories from CMS. Only 320 skilled nursing facilities in the country have currently earned this designation….

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3 Benefits of Therapy for Seniors

The transition from home to a skilled nursing facility can be emotional for seniors. Leaving behind the memories that have been made in your house can be difficult but it’s often the safest choice for older adults to receive round-the-clock care as needs change. New health issues that emerge as a result of aging can…

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Keeping Your Brain Healthy With Age

The brain is one of the most important organs in our bodies. It controls our thinking, learning, speech and emotions, also allowing us to feel and store memories. Our ability to recall favorite memories keep us connected to the people and places that matter most to us. As we age, our brains begin to shrink…

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