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Dan Weinbaum
May 15, 2019 - 12:30 pm
Within a couple of days of a new resident moving into Villa St. Francis Catholic Care Center in Olathe, KS, each new resident attends an initial care meeting with family where an interdisciplinary team that includes a social worker, activities coordinator, community relations manager and nurse to...
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Dan Weinbaum
March 13, 2019 - 5:42 pm
Most people think of senior care communities as being institutional with institutional food. But at Villa St. Francis the dining staff works closely with each resident to personalize menus around their preferences. Experts in the News March 15, 2019 - 3:30 pm Food is more than sustenance at Villa...
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Dan Weinbaum
March 13, 2019 - 4:42 pm
Many people think Medicaid is only available to seniors who fall below the poverty line and are forced to accept subpar care. That's not so, says Jackie Hollis, a Medicaid specialist at Villa St. Francis. Experts in the News March 15, 2019 - 2:45 pm How Villa St. Francis can help secure funding for...
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Dan Weinbaum
March 12, 2019 - 4:48 pm
Kelly Whetstone is the director of nursing at Villa St. Francis. She and her clinical team are passionate about providing excellent care to seniors in the Kansas City Metro. “We used to rely a lot on medication. We’ve learned from clinical research that there can be negative outcomes and side...
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