How to Age Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

September is Healthy Aging Month You may feel overwhelmed by the amount of advice that is available when it comes to dealing with aging. Here are some of the most important tips: Eating a nutritious diet is an essential component in healthy aging. You want to eat plenty of fruits, vegetables, whole grain and fiber;… Read More

Employee of the Month

Congratulations to Albertina Hernasillo, CNA, Employee of the Month. Albertina has dedicated the last 17 years of service as a CNA at Santa Fe Care Center. She is hard working and dedicated to her position. She is also expecting to be a Grandma soon. Keep up the great work Tina!

New Wound Care Nurse/Assistant Director of Nursing

Naomi Legate, RN, MSN has been a nurse for 11 years. She began her career as a firefighter/medic in California. Naomi is excited to provide the most up to date wound care and is open to help solve any concerns you or your family member may have. Welcome to the team Naomi!

New Respiratory Therapist: Anthony Martinez

Anthony Martinez has joined the staff of Santa Fe Care Center as a Respiratory Therapist to initiate a new Pulmonary Program. Anthony has been a RT for 12 years. He has worked in Truth or Consequences in Albuquerque and Alaska. We are very happy to have Anthony here to help introduce this new program and… Read More

Letter from the Administrator

Dear Residents, Families and Friends of Santa Fe Care Center: Thank you for trusting us with your care or the care of a loved one. We pride ourselves on the care that is provided here, so your feedback on our service is very valuable and appreciated! Feel free to let us know how we are… Read More

It’s the End of Summer, So Why Do We Celebrate Labor Day?

Labor unions were the first to celebrate the beginning of the Labor Day tradition in the U.S. A union leader by the name of Peter McGuire originated the idea of setting aside a day for workers to gather in unity. On September 5, 1882, the inaugural Labor Day parade was held in New York City,… Read More