• Nutrition for Seniors

The Importance of Nutrition for Seniors

August 13th, 2018|

There are two times in life when proper nutrition and active living have the biggest impact on quality of life – in our infancy and in our old age. As people age, our metabolism slows down

  • Understanding and Preventing Pressure Sores

Understanding and Preventing Pressure Sores

July 30th, 2018|

Decubitis ulcers, commonly called bedsores and pressure sores, are common health issues among long-term care individuals. According to the Mayo Clinic, pressure sores are injuries to skin and underlying tissue resulting from prolonged pressure on the skin. These

  • Pacific Care Center, Pacific MO

The Role of Hospice in Skilled Resident Care

July 17th, 2018|

At some point in many people’s journey through a skilled nursing facility, there may come a transition from attempting to cure illness and prolong life to preparing for dignity at the end of life. Today, Hospice is

  • Hot Weather Tips for Seniors

Hot Weather Tips for Seniors

June 15th, 2018|

Hot weather is here, and it can be a dangerous time of the year for seniors. It is also one of the most enjoyable times of the year, when grandchildren and great-grandchildren are out of

  • Thank You Notes

Thank You Notes

May 24th, 2018|

At Pacific Care Center, Care is at the center of everything we do. Our dedicated staff exhibits personal care and attention to our residents every day. And it shows. Family members of our residents notice

  • Post Rehab May Newsletter

Post Rehab – What’s Next?

May 2nd, 2018|

You have spent your time and money on rehabilitating an injury. Now what should you do? Post rehabilitation programs are an important part of achieving and maintaining functional and fitness goals! See our May Therapy

  • Painting Arts & Crafts

Benefits of Arts & Crafts for Skilled Care Residents

April 30th, 2018|

Regularly scheduled Arts & Crafts take place in our awesome Activities Room at Pacific Care Center. Here residents can express their creativity while enjoying the many hidden benefits arts & crafts provide. Psychological and Emotional