The flag that flew above the tomb of the unknown soldier for a short while was raised in a formal flag raising ceremony at Spring Hills Mt. Vernon Assisted Living. Just before Veterans Day on Saturday, November 10, over 15 veterans who reside at Spring Hills Mt. Vernon were joined
Preschool students all dressed in costume went trick or treating with the senior residents at Spring Hills Mt. Vernon Assisted Living! The children, from Capital Kids Preschool, began with the seniors in the assisted living wing of Spring Hills and then finished with the residents of Spring Cottage, the Spring
Readmission to a hospital can cause dire trauma for a senior, so much so that the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have just announced the expansion of their Hospital Readmission Reduction Program (HRRP) to include skilled nursing facilities. As of October 1, 2018, CMS will now withhold 2%
By Meredith Beirne Senior living communities across the country have been helping older adults stay hydrated this summer by creating hydration kits and consistently offering water and other options for liquids. Larry Pallant, a resident at Spring Hills Mt. Vernon, Mount Vernon, VA, stays hydrated with watermelon. A water
Seniors sat down with Congressman Donald Norcross to talk about Alzheimer’s legislation. This round-table discussion allowed approximately 12 Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living residents, Spring Hills Home Care staff, senior industry care givers and industry professionals, and Alzheimer’s Association staff including the NJ Advocacy Chair to speak frankly with
Three local teenage boys and seniors rolled up their sleeves to celebrate Earth Day at Spring Hills Cherry Hill Assisted Living. A day early on Saturday, April 21, together they planted flowers, vegetables, herbs, bushes and a gardenia tree.