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Long Term Awareness Month: Long Term Care Services

November is National Long Term Care Awareness Month, and the Gulf Coast Health Care (GCHC) centers in Florida, Georgia and Mississippi are showing support for our skilled team of specialists and patients.  As a leading provider of rehabilitation, skilled nursing, assisted living and long term care for seniors, we want to encourage anyone 65 years … Continued

Honoring Resident Rights Every Day

October is “Resident’s Rights Month,” an annual event that honors all residents living in long-term care centers. The skilled team of specialists across all Gulf Coast Health Care centers wanted to share this event with our readers and highlight how we’re celebrating our residents and honoring their rights every day.  Many of those living with … Continued

National Rehabilitation Awareness Week

This week is National Rehabilitation Awareness Week, and the physicians at Gulf Coast Health Care would like to raise awareness of the importance of this effective short-term care. Our rehabilitation teams work hand-in-hand with our physicians and skilled nurses to help patients restore strength, mobility, coordination and balance as well as improve any verbal and … Continued

Behind the Mask and Scrubs

This month Gulf Coast Health Care is celebrating April Neel, our Lead Admissions Specialists in the Panhandle Central Admissions Office (CAO), with a “Behind the Mask and Scrubs” spotlight. It’s our way of honoring her exemplary care and service. April ensures all new patients experience a seamless transition from the hospital to our skilled nursing … Continued

National Nurse Assistants Week

Our Certified Nurse Assistants are the heart and soul of Gulf Coast Health Care. They are the main caregivers who look after our residents each day. These skilled professionals have the compassion of a close friend or family member as they help our residents complete daily activities they might have trouble with on their own … Continued

National Skilled Nursing Care Week

We’re celebrating National Skilled Nursing Care Week this month. It’s one of the most important events of the year for nursing homes. It’s an opportunity to honor the vital role our skilled nursing centers play in the lives of our aging community. This year’s official theme is “Sharing Our Wisdom,” and we can’t think of … Continued

Healthy Nutrition as We Age

Happy New Year! It’s during this time of year that many people are taking action on their weight loss and fitness resolutions. You might have noticed the health food aisles at your local supermarket are a little more crowded and there are more people waiting in line at the gym. Unfortunately, nearly 80 percent of … Continued

Gulf Coast Health Care Viera Opening

Space Coast BUSINESS is synonymous with business success in Brevard County. Each monthly issue focuses on a specific topic relevant to the local business community, such as emerging technology, environment/green business, workforce development and economic outlook. In addition, local business leaders share their expertise in departments such as: economic development, personal finance, leadership, values, human … Continued