November 2019 Newsletter –
Beaver Dam Assisted Living & Memory Care
Fall Prevention Awareness
The first day of fall marked Falls Prevention Awareness Day. Falls can happen to anyone. But as we get older, falling can be-come more common as well as dangerous. Yet falling does not have to be an inevitable part of aging, and in fact most falls can be prevented. …read more!
Gerald S., or Jerry, was born July 12, 1925 in Beloit, WI. Jerry grew up in Beloit with one younger brother, and an older sister, Lena, who unfortunately passed away at 18 months because of a heart defect. When talking to Jerry, he takes great pride and speaking of his late wife of 58 years, Ann Pipitone and their four children; Mary, Mike, Tony, and Joseph. …read more!
Advanced Directives DNR vs Full Code Status
When I start talking to patients about end-of-life decisions, I find that several people do not really understand what the terms DNR, Ad-vanced Directives, or POA means. And it’s generally not something we really want to talk about. …read more!
November Schedule of events
November 6th – Resident Talent Show Contest
November 8th – Cooking Club: Swiss Chicken
November 11th -We Honor Veterans Pinning Ceremony
November 12th – International Travel Day: Italy
November 13th – Dance with Elvis
November 14th – Cooking Club: Meatloaf
November 15th – Lunch outing to Park Ave Sports Bar
November 18th – Shopping trip to Wal-Mart
November 20th – Casino trip to Ho-Chunk
November 21st – Resident & Family Thanksgiving Dinner
November 23 – Emerald Bay’s Thanksgiving Dinner
November 25th – Shopping trip to Rechecks
November 26th – International Travel Day: Mexico (bring hat & sunglasses)
November 28th – HAPPY THANKSGIVING!