News & Events

804, 2019

Discharge Planning

Discharge Planning
Jenna Bigham, LSW
Social Services Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
It may be a surprise to some that, upon admission to a skilled nursing facility, discharge planning begins. Some referrals are sent to the facility with the expectation that the individual are either requesting long or short term placement. Those requesting short term placement […]

2503, 2019

How Nutritional Needs Change as We Get Older

How Nutritional Needs Change as We Get Older
Terri Jones
Dietary Manager
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
As we age our nutritional needs change.  We need fewer calories as we reach every new decade. We move around less and have less muscle. Our metabolic rate goes down.

So the challenge while eating less overall is to eat more nutrient-rich […]

1103, 2019

Preparing for Skilled Nursing Facility Admission

Preparing for Skilled Nursing Facility Admission
by Rachel Harvey
Admissions Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
When a person, family, or loved one decides on placement in a skilled nursing facility, the right to great care and excellent support is always the number one priority. When the admissions team at Abbyshire Place is giving a tour, our goal […]

2502, 2019

Fundraising and Donations

Fundraising and Donations
Clarissa Gardner
Activity Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Fundraising and donations are a crucial part of any activities program. Every activity program needs a well-rounded fundraising program with sources of diversified sources of revenue. Activities rely on fundraising and donations to raise money for special events and outings, as well as buying new […]

2102, 2019

Hiring Director of Admissions and Marketing

Hiring Director of Admissions and Marketing
Position Summary: The Director of Admissions and Marketing is responsible for managing the facility census by developing and executing a strategic marketing plan that will generate patient referrals and admissions from the community, area hospitals, and physicians.

For questions on this position, please call the Administrator, Jeremy Long, at 740-446-7150.

Qualifications:

Minimum […]

1202, 2019

Alzheimer Disease

Alzheimer Disease
By Tonya Bowers
Therapy Director
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursign & Rehab
Alzheimer disease is an irreversible, progressive disease that effects the brain and slowly destroys a person’s memories, and their ability to perform everyday skills. This disease will affect their ability to carry out simple skills that the person may have performed on a daily bases.

Alzheimer disease […]

2801, 2019

Organize and Check Your Medications for the New Year

Organize and Check Your Medications for the New Year
Connie Kingery
Central Supply Manager
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab
At the beginning of the New Year is a good time to check expiration dates for your OTS’s and other supplies. It is also a good time to get things in order for the new year. That may pertain […]

701, 2019

SAD or MDD? Seasonal Affective Disorder

SAD or MDD? Seasonal Affective Disorder
Jenna Bigham, LSW
Social Services Director
Abbyshire Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Feeling gloomy may seem like an ordinary reaction to the fading glow of the holidays and the darker winter months. When that feeling of sadness persists for more than a week or two, it’s a red flag.

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is a […]

2612, 2018

Holidays in a Nursing Home

Your Nursing Home Holiday Recipe
Terri Jones
Food Service Manager
Abbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehab Center
Holidays can be especially hard on the elderly in nursing homes. We here at Abbyshire welcome family’s to come and bring their relatives their favorite food from the holiday. This can make your loved one feel as though he or she gets […]

1712, 2018

Now Hiring Assistant Director of Nursing – Full Time

Hiring Assistant Director of Nursing
Now hiring Assistant Director of Nursing.  We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We are currently looking for an experienced Assistant Director of Nursing to join our team at Abbyshire Place, located at 311 Buck Ridge Rd. Bidwell, OH 45614.
At AAbbyshire Place Skilled Nursing & Rehabilitation Center we offer the finest in skilled, rehabilitative, […]