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Employee Spotlight

April 29, 2021 — The Christian Heights Employee spotlight for the month of May shines on Susma Adhikari. Susma has been a nurse for approximately three and a half months. She started working at CH in February. Susma loves working in the healthcare industry, it brings her great joy helping others. It’s a very satisfying career. When asked her... Read More

Featured Residents

April 29, 2021 — Our featured residents this month are the mothers of Christian Heights. A mother sacrifices much and showers her never ending love and support for her children. The purpose of Mother’s Day is to spend time with your mother and celebrate her motherhood. Spending time with family is a gift. Something as simple as sitting down... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

April 29, 2021 — Celebrate the gorgeous month of May! The Sun is warming, the birds are chirping, the flowers are blooming, and the garden is growing. But, we are still in the midst of a pandemic. The pandemic has forever changed our lives, our neighborhoods, and our nation. We collectively yearn for the return to “normal,” which may... Read More

May 26: Senior Health & Fitness Day

April 29, 2021 — National Senior Health & Fitness Day is a nationwide health and fitness event for aging adults. May 26 recognizes the importance of regular physical activity, and highlights what local organizations are doing to improve the health and fitness of older adults in their communities. Seniors need regular exercise to maintain muscle tone, boost endurance and... Read More

May is National Salad Month

April 29, 2021 — Salads have been eaten throughout history since the Roman Empire made them popular! The word “salad” comes from the Latin word sal (meaning: salt) that was used to season wild leafy greens. Now salad is defined as a cold dish of various mixtures of raw or cooked vegetables, usually seasoned with oil, vinegar, or other... Read More

Mother’s Day is Sunday, May 9

April 29, 2021 — Mother’s Day is a celebration honoring the mother of the family (whether it is a biological mother, surrogate, foster, aunt, cousin, neighbor, nana, or grandmother), as well as motherhood. The American incarnation of Mother’s Day was created by Anna Jarvis and Julie Ward Howe in 1908 and became an official U.S. holiday six years later... Read More

Success Story: Mr. K.

April 9, 2021 — Mr. K. was admitted in December of 2020. He was admitted after spending a long stint in the hospital due to several medical complications. During this time he had a trach and g tube placed and came to Christian Heights completely dependent for care. Prior to his hospitalization he was completely independent with all functional... Read More

Employee Spotlight

April 9, 2021 — The Christian Heights Employee spotlight shines on Kimberly Kaufman for the month of April. Kimberly has been a nurse for three years, however, she has worked for Christian Heights for approximately one year. She loves her job because even though many of her responsibilities are on the floor, she is still constantly interacting with the... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

April 9, 2021 — “April showers bring May flowers” is a reminder that even the most unpleasant of things, in this case, the heavy rains of April, can bring about very enjoyable things indeed — even an abundance of flowers in May. “April showers bring May flowers” is also a lesson in patience and one that remains valid to... Read More

Featured Resident

April 9, 2021 — Our featured resident this month is James B. James came to Christian Heights from Vanderbilt Medical Center after a scary vehicle accident. James grew up in Marshall County and has a son named Jamon. He said that he has not seen his son in a while, but he cares for him deeply. James has enjoyed... Read More