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Resident of the Month of May is Lara H.

May 5, 2019 — Laura H. has been chosen to be our Stevens Resident of the Month for the Month of April. Laura is a very active resident in our activity room! She is always full of great new ideas for games or crafts and is also helpful with carrying the ideas out! With always a helping hand she... Read More

Letter from the Director of Nursing

May 5, 2019 — As you are all well aware, we are continuing to make positive changes here at Stevens. All of our 4 side rooms have been redecorated and converted to private short term rooms to ensure a homelike, peaceful environment to allow for maximum healing of our short term patients than plan to return home. The Memory... Read More

Team Member of the Month of May is Florenda G.

May 5, 2019 — Florenda G. is our Stevens Team Member of the Month for May. Florenda has been a Stevens Team Member since 1975!! She began her career with Stevens as a Certified Nursing Assistant. From Nursing Florenda has moved into Dietary Department! She is currently the Supervisor of our Dietary Department. When she is not at work... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

May 5, 2019 — Hello everyone! I would like to let everyone know that we have made some office transitions within the center. Tammy, our director of nursing is now located in the front entrance between the administrator and human resources office. Kristi, our marketing director is now located next to the conference room. As our team continues to... Read More

Upcoming Events

May 5, 2019 — Wednesday, May 1 Domino Bingo Friday, May 3 Shopping Trip Monday, May 6 Pretty Nails Tuesday, May 7 Library Trip Monday, May 13 Sing Along w/ First United Methodist Church Tuesday, May 14 Resident Council Wednesday, May 15 National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day Thursday, May 16 “The Practice” Live Music Friday, May 17 Shopping Trip... Read More

Stevens Superstar

Apr 7, 2019 — Claudina G. came to Stevens Healthcare of Yoakum from the hospital following a total knee replacement. Upon arrival, she had a hard time with all functional activities including gait, transfers and activities of daily living (ADL’s) along with a limited range of motion to surgical knee. Over the course of 3 weeks, she participated in... Read More

Employee of the Month: Barbara W.

Apr 7, 2019 — Barbara was chosen by her peers as Employee of the Month for March! She is an LVN that has worked at Stevens Healthcare for over 15 years! She enjoys spending time with family, fishing at the coast, hunting, and working with her residents. She was born & raised in Yoakum, graduated from Yoakum High School,... Read More

Katies Korner

Apr 7, 2019 — The first symptoms of COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) are often thought of being attributed to aging, smoking or being out of shape. These symptoms include cough with mucus, shortness of breath, and fatigue. COPD is a progressive disease that may present with mild symptoms at first and becomes more severe over time. Progressive symptoms... Read More

Haiku Day is April 17th

Apr 7, 2019 — What is a haiku (hahy-koo)? A haiku is traditionally a non-rhyming three-line poem of Japanese origin that offers a way of looking at the physical world. The origins of haiku can be traced back to the ninth century. The haiku consists of three lines with a five-seven-five syllable structure using sensory language to gain inspiration.... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Apr 7, 2019 — Hello everyone. I am excited to congratulate our 1st Quarter 2019 Team Members of the Month. January Team Member of the Month: Tiffany H. (LVN) February Team Member of the Month: LaVernia H. (C.N.A) March Team Member of the Month: Barbara W. (LVN) These outstanding team members have exemplified ‘Where Caring Makes A Difference.’ I... Read More