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WHCC Carnival Day

Carnival Day at Wesley Health Care Center

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August 19-25 was Carnival Week at The Wesley Community! Employees and residents were treated to fun carnival-themed events all week long, including, Wesley’s Employee Picnic, daily contests, casual and themed-dress days, fun photo-ops, games and more! In addition to the general festivities, Wesley Health Care Center held its Carnival Day in the Leisure Services Room on Wednesday. […]

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Pop the Bunny

Meet “Thumper”, Wesley Health Care Center’s New Bunny!

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There’s a furry new addition at Wesley Health Care Center. Meet “Thumper”, our new resident bunny! Pop can be found in Wesley Health Care Center’s courtyard, where he receives a lot of attention from our residents and visitors. Thumper loves attention and spending time with animals is known to lower blood pressure, reduce stress and […]

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The Doctor Diaries: What Physicians Wish Patients Knew

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Revelations about weight loss, medical information on the internet, and more by Joanne Jarrett, M.D., AARP The Magazine, June-July 2018 Joanne Jarrett, M.D., polled dozens of doctors to find out what they’d tell you if only they could, and here are the results… We are working on your case, even if it looks like we have disappeared. Physicians […]

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WHCC RN of the Year

Wesley Health Care Center C.N.A., L.P.N. and R.N. of the Year Ceremony

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The Wesley Health Care Center Nursing Department nominated and voted on their C.N.A., L.P.N. and R.N. of the Year. The winners were announced on July 25 at a special ceremony held in Wesley’s Embury Cafe. The R.N. of the Year is Jenna Lord. The L.P.N. of the Year is Brittney Sanders. The C.N.A. of the […]

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Why It’s Harder for Men to Challenge the Stigma of Loneliness

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Making friendships a priority can create important connections By Debbie Reslock  July 3, 2018 Sharing in an interview that he never told anyone because he felt ashamed, the former Surgeon General Vivek Murthy spoke of his youthful loneliness. He believed at the time that admitting how he felt was like admitting he wasn’t worth being loved. That stigma, still […]

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SPAC matinees

The Wesley Community is Sponsoring a New Matinee Series at SPAC

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The Wesley Community is sponsoring a new 2 pm matinee series at the Saratoga Performing Arts Center (SPAC) during the summer residency of The Philadelphia Orchestra. The orchestra’s residency runs from August 1 – 16 and features a wide variety of programs and special events for music lovers and families. Learn more below and visit […]

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