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9 ways to Prevent a Fall

It’s reported that one out of three seniors will fall this year and fewer than half will mention it to their doctors. Falls are one of the biggest causes for injuries that can result in hip fractures, cuts, and serious head/brain injuries. Here are some tips to help prevent a fall: Clean up clutter: keep…

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Easter Egg Hunt with the Kids

Staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation would like to thank Girdler Elementary for bringing their students to hunt eggs and eat ice cream here at the facility. Residents are “egg-cited” for Easter and enjoyed the annual egg race. Now they’re looking forward to the Easter party.

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Happy Doctor’s Day 2019

Last week was Doctor’s Day and the staff at Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center would like to take the time to thank the amazing physicians that put time at the facility. They ensure that the residents are provided with the best care possible. Your work is very much appreciated and admired.

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Key Facts into picking a Health Facility

Health facilities or health care facilities are places that provide health care. That include hospitals, clinics, outpatient care centers, and specialized care centers. When you choose a health facility, you might want to consider: How close it is to where you live or work Whether your health insurance will pay for services there Whether your…

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Barbourville HRC getting ready for Easter 2019

Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center is getting ready for Easter. What better way to do that than by an “Egg Pass” game. Residents gathered around and passed an Easter egg to some upbeat music. They definitely didn’t want the music to stop while holding the egg because the ones without an egg moved on to…

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Celebrating Valentine’s Day with the Residents

The residents of Barbourville Health and Rehabilitation Center enjoyed Valentine’s Day with a little party. There were all kinds of snacks and beverages for everyone to enjoy. There was even a King and Queen announced. Gracie Lewis was crowned Valentine Queen 2019 and Aubrey Slaughter was crowned Valentine King of 2019. Thank you to everyone…