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Music & Memory Program

June 30, 2019 — Our Music & Memory Coordinator, Kayla had the following to say about Miss Vernie’s participation on the Program: “Miss Vernie was put on the program at the beginning of the year for anxiety and repetitive behaviors. Due to her anxiety and her poor cognition, she tends to ask staff and other residents the same questions,... Read More

July is World Watercolor Month

June 30, 2019 — Paintings contribute to the beauty of homes, offices, and business establishments. If you have the desire to paint, you should try to develop your skill. Whether you’re an adult, teenager, or a kid, learning how to paint is not that difficult especially if you put your heart into it. While you’re trying to find a... Read More

July 20: 50 Year Anniversary of the Moon Landing

June 30, 2019 — Fifty years ago, on July 20, 1969, people across America stopped to watch their TVs in awe as an event that only seemed possible in science fiction movies happened on screen— Apollo 11, carrying three astronauts, Neil Armstrong, Edwin “Buzz” Aldrin and Michael Collins, landed on the moon. With a captive audience thousands of miles... Read More

Employee of the Month: Kayla

June 30, 2019 — The employee of the month of July is our Music & Memory Coordinator Kayla Falgoust. She studies Psychology at Nicholls State University and she hopes to attend graduate school to ob- tain a Master’s in Clinical Mental Health to become a Licensed Professional Counselor. She has been running our music therapy program for a year... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

June 30, 2019 — With July comes heat, heat, and more heat in South Louisiana! While the Dog Days of Summer may require staying indoors more, that doesn’t mean the fun stops at Morgan City Health Care Center. We have lots of activities planned to keep our residents active, social, and entertained. We know a lot of our residents... Read More

National Avocado Day

June 30, 2019 — National Avocado Day is Wednesday, July 3, 2019. The consumption of avocados has doubled since 2005 and quadrupled since 2000. Avocados have heart healthy Omega 3 fatty acids and vitamins C, E and K. The ancient Aztecs used the fruit for skin masks, and the 20th century cosmetic industry uses them in creams, lotions and... Read More

Safeguard Your Skin

June 5, 2019 — The harshness of summer can take its toll on our skin’s condition. Use these simple tips to safeguard your skin on the inside and outside of your body. Inside: Drink water steadily throughout the day. In hot weather, you’ll need more water as your body will use additional water to regulate your body temperature. If... Read More

Employee of the Month: Sarah D.

June 5, 2019 — Our employee of the month of June is our nurse Sarah D. and she graduated from Young Memorial. She has been working on the weekends at MCHCC for eight years and she really enjoys it. During the week she works as a babysitter as well. She has been married for almost 12 years and her... Read More

Resident of the Month: Betty W.

June 5, 2019 — Hello my name is Betty W. and I have been a resident at MCHCC for a little over three months now. I have three children and seven grandchildren and they visit me often. I enjoy attending rosary, mass, arts and crafts, and any given social whenever I am feeling good. I often participate with bingo... Read More

National Nursing Assistants Week, June 13-19

June 5, 2019 — Nursing Assistants have a rewarding profession; they can help patients and residents improve quality of life! Whether you are recovering from a hospital stay or living in a nursing facility nursing assistants are there to make a difference! Nursing Assistants report vital signs, check on patients, help set up medical equipment, and transfer patients as... Read More