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How To Stop Aging On The Outside

November 5, 2018 — While there’s no single secret to holding off the effects of aging, there are plenty of things that can be done to help. Here are some suggestions. Antioxidants are absolutely one of your best weapons against aging! Eat plenty of antioxidants as you age, such as dark vegetables and fruits like carrots, squash and spinach... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

November 5, 2018 — Dear Residents, Families and Friends of Santa Fe Care Center: Welcome to the holiday season! The Activities Director, Mario Sandoval, and his team have scheduled many fun activities, so join us and participate in all of the holiday events! Thank you for continuing to trust us with your care. Your opinion of us means a... Read More

Employee of the Month: Lorie Lovato

October 5, 2018 — Lorie is from Santa Fe, NM. She has been in the health care industry for 33 years; all of which have been spent at Santa Fe Care Center. Lorie has been married for over 20 years and has 2 adult children and 4 grandchildren. Lorie finds it very rewarding to work with the elderly population... Read More

Short-Term Therapy Success Story

October 5, 2018 — William H. was admitted to our facility with poor speech and cognition due to a stroke requiring a pureed diet. After several weeks of intense speech, physical, and occupational therapies, Mr. H. was able to walk out our front door on a regular diet and returned home. Way to go William!

Letter from the Administrator

October 5, 2018 — Dear Residents, Families and Friends of Santa Fe Care Center: Fall is here! This is my favorite time of year – aspen trees, Balloon Fiesta, apples – the crispness of the air makes me feel energetic! I hope it does the same for you. This month I am honored to be attending the American Healthcare... Read More

October 13th is National Train Your Brain Day: Sudoku

October 5, 2018 — Sudoku is the puzzle craze sweeping the nation. Many people refer to this challenging game as the new Rubix Cube. It’s difficult to forget the six-sided and six colored square, but Sudoku is doing just that. If you think that Sudoku is a new game, you would be incorrect. In fact, it was created in... Read More

National Fire Prevention Week Starts October 7th

October 5, 2018 — In the U.S. alone, there are more than 500,000 residential fires every year that are serious enough to require a call to the fire department. Stay safe with these fire safety tips: Plan an Escape Route If a fire does break out, you must get out fast. Being awakened by a smoke alarm at 2:00... Read More

Happy Birthday and Welcome!

October 5, 2018 — Happy Birthday! Residents Virginia P. 10/08 Rumalda H. 10/11 Robert J. 10/14 Mary G. 10/15 Michael C. 10/18 Alice B. 10/20 Antonio L. 10/23 Staff Andrea R. 10/03 George N. 10/11 Luwanna N. 10/13 Oscar M 10/18 Welcome Arthur A. Edith S. Ronald B. Dalbert R. Lilly S. David P. Richard U. Jose P. Juanito... Read More

How to Age Healthy, Wealthy and Wise

September 5, 2018 — 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

September 5, 2018 — 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!