Mother’s Day Nursing Home Gifts

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6 Gift ideas: From Low-Cost to High-Tech Just as we’re feeling refreshed from the start of spring, we are also feeling blessed looking forward to the wonderful memories that get made every Mother’s Day here at Mount Hope Nursing Center. Our residents love when families visit to celebrate this special time with their mother, aunt, grandmother or friend. Check out …

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Mount Hope: Rated in Top 10% of all Kansas nursing homes

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New report lists Mount Hope Nursing Center as one of the best in the state Mount Hope Nursing Center is committed to providing only the best care to each and every resident, and so we are incredibly proud for all our efforts to be acknowledged in a recent study that looked at the hundreds of long-term care facilities in Kansas. …

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Hang Up on Medicare Scammers

Recently, the City of Mount Hope put out an important reminder, vital for anyone with Medicare. They issued a warning to anyone with Medicare to NOT give out your Medicare number to anyone. There were apparently recent reports of scam artists calling people trying to get this information. These criminals may try to scare you by claiming that your card …

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Mount Hope Gets into the Holiday Spirit

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Mount Hope Nursing Center got into the holiday spirit this year, and how! These types of activities and events are a great way to foster a happy and stimulating community for all our residents and their families. We had decorations, gift giving, brain teasing activities like a Christmas crossword, even a tacky sweater content (congrats to the “winner”!). There were …

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Mount Hope Takes a Trip to Carriage Crossing

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Recently, the managerial staff at Carriage Crossing, a restaurant in Yoder, Kansas, swere extremely gracious to allow us to take a trip there, just a brief 15-minute trip up route 96. It was a great experience for residents and staff alike. We enjoyed a delectable lunch of southern cooking, and were able to take a scenic trip across Kansas countryside …

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12 Common Nursing Home Myths

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Skilled nursing facilities, commonly called nursing homes, have had a checkered past. Once cold and sterile, like hospitals, nursing homes were forever changed by an industry-wide reform in 2005. The reform called for facilities to embrace the comforts of home, adding carpet, trim, décor, living rooms and other features to make residents as comfortable as possible. Unfortunately, these nursing home …

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Meet Our Administrator,
Gina Terry

Gina Terry

Gina Terry was an EMT for Mount Hope and the surrounding community for years, but when career advancement threatened to take her out of town, arrangements were made to keep her in Mt. Hope; her skills were too valuable to let go. Remaining in Mt. Hope Gina had been offered a position at a doctor’s office in Wichita. Having completed …

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