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San Diego Safari Park animals visit Life Care Center of Vista
Pygmy falcon

Several employees from the San Diego Safari Park visited Life Care Center of Vista, California, on Sept. 24, bringing four animals for their annual presentation.

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St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School receives national group volunteer award
Jennifer Paino

St. Francis of Assisi Catholic School in Vista, California, received Life Care Centers of America’s Group Volunteer Award on Monday, Sept. 22, for its service to Life Care Center of Vista.

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Life Care Center of Vista residents attend Padres game
Senior Day at Padres game

On July 31, residents of Life Care Center of Vista, California, attended Senior Day at a San Diego Padres Major League Baseball game in San Diego.

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Life Care Center of Vista hosts St. Patrick’s-themed Family Dinner
Ana Aros and Doloris Driskel

On March 20, 2014, Life Care Center of Vista, Calif., held a St. Patrick’s-themed Family Dinner. Residents and their family members came dressed in their favorite Irish green.

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July Family Night Dinner at Life Care Center of Vista salutes America
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The Fourth of July holiday may have passed, but the patriotic spirit lived on at Life Care Center of Vista, Calif., for the facility’s Family Night Dinner on July 18, 2013.

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Steinberg, Solano Educate at Area Senior Living Centers
Dr Steinberg addresses seniors

To help patients have their say if they are unable to speak, the California HealthCare Foundation has supported the use of Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment orders. POLST is a standardized medical order form that indicates the specific types of life-sustaining treatment a seriously-ill patient does or does not want. Without a conversation about a […]

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A Look Back at National Nursing Home Week and CNA Appreciation Day
CNAs

As we celebrate summer, Life Care Center of Vista would like to reflect on two of our spring events: National Nursing Home Week and CNA Appreciation Day. Lisa Dolengewicz, activities director, headed up the team that organized our National Nursing Home Week festivities, held May 12-18. The week’s theme was based off of the TV […]

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Rehab Success Story: Brian Montgomery
Brian Montgomery

Brian Montgomery was admitted to Life Care Center of Vista for rehabilitation and nursing care. Due to decreased performance, coordination and strength from paralysis on his left side caused by his stroke, he needed physical, occupational and speech therapy care along with treatment for swallowing difficulties. His rehabilitation goal was to return to his family […]

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Rehab Success Story: Neal Polk
Neal Polk

Neal Polk was admitted to Life Care Center of Vista because of a fall, weakness, cerebrovascular disease and difficulty walking. Mr. Polk gained his strength back through the help of our physical, occupational and speech therapists by undergoing conditioning, strengthening exercises, and focusing on safety awareness and balance. Prior to his discharge, he completed Life […]

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Service of Remembrance

Twice each year, Life Care Center of Vista invites friends and families of our passed residents to a Service of Remembrance. The service consists of prayers, readings, songs by Chris Sikora, chaplain of Hospice by the Sea, and reflections on all our passed residents. Life Care Center of Vista’s residents desired to create a program […]

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