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GCHC Celebrates Certified Nursing Assistants Week with Spotlight on Tenured Associates Certified nursing assistants (CNAs) play a vital role at Gulf Coast Health Care. With their skills and dedication, our senior patients are properly cared for in a safe, supportive, and loving environment. From assisting with meals to measuring daily vital signs, CNAs are … Continued
GCHC Honors Nurses Appreciation Week with Spotlight on Tenured Nurses At Gulf Coast Health Center, nurses mean a lot to our patients and us. They are responsible for the primary care and wellbeing of our seniors. And during COVID-19, many of them work under stressful conditions while still taking excellent care of our patients. … Continued
A Guide to Aging without Sleep Problems Many people will experience changes in their sleep patterns as they age. As many as 7 in 10 older adults struggle with some form of chronic sleep issue. Are you having trouble sleeping? We understand that sleep issues can interfere with your daily routines and even reduce your … Continued
Gulf Coast Health Care Shows Appreciation At Gulf Coast Health Care, we rely on our dedicated social workers every single day. Our goal is to recognize their hard work and show appreciation. For this reason, we’re choosing to celebrate National Social Worker’s Month by showcasing some of our talented team members and letting them tell … Continued
Recognizing Why Caregiving is so Important & Who’s Best to Do It Every February, the staff at Gulf Coast Health Care celebrate National Caregiver’s Day. This year was no different, as we took the time to thank and honor our staff who take care of our residents. Here, we share our favorite ideas on how … Continued
About the COVID-19 vaccine The COVID-19 vaccine is here! It has been over a year since the CDC announced the first case of the novel coronavirus in the United States. The pandemic has made things difficult for everybody, particularly healthcare employees and other frontline workers who have been tasked with keeping things moving during the … Continued
The coronavirus pandemic made life interesting for folks living in the Florida panhandle, especially the patients and clinicians at our Olive Branch, De Luna and Arcadia Health and Rehabilitation Centers. Together, they faced unprecedented challenges and uncertainties. We worked to make things as easy as possible by increasing our already rigorous in-house safety protocols, and … Continued
The coronavirus pandemic made life difficult for people across the country last year, including at our treatment centers throughout Mississippi. Patients at our Pass Christian, Greenbough, Lakeside, Singing River, and Boyington centers faced unprecedented challenges and uncertainties. Even as we adhered to strict CDC guidelines as well as our own rigorous in-house protocols to keep … Continued
The coronavirus pandemic made life difficult for people across the country last year, including skilled nursing facilities throughout Florida. Patients at many Gulf Coast Health Care centers, including The Rehabilitation Center of Lake City, Lake Eustis Health and Rehabilitation Center, Suwannee Health Rehabilitation Center, Southern Lifestyles Senior Living Center, Margate Health and Rehabilitation Center, Viera … Continued