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Heritage Estates Resident Leads Bible Study Groups

Robert Armstrong was born in Howe, Nebraska, a small town with the population of about 40 people. “It was a pretty small town,” Armstrong said. Armstrong is an insurance agent and is now a resident of Heritage Estates. Armstrong has led quite an interesting life. “I went to Milford Trade School after I graduated,” Armstrong… Read More

Halloween “Spirits” at Heritage Estates!

Spirits” were high at Heritage Estates as residents, staff and family celebrated Halloween! The week was full of special activities like making popcorn balls, sorting candy and finding costumes. A special “costume contest” was held among team members with the residents joining in on the fun by dressing in costume and greeting each and every… Read More

Heritage Estates – Cottages recognized for outstanding resident satisfaction

Excellence in Action award recognizes exemplary commitment to quality. Heritage Estates Cottages has received the Excellence in Action award from My InnerView by National Research Corporation. This honor recognizes long term care and senior living organizations that achieve the highest levels of satisfaction excellence, as demonstrated by overall resident or employee satisfaction scores that fall… Read More

Congressman Adrian Smith Visits Heritage Estates

Heritage Estates welcomed Nebraska Third District Congressman Adrian Smith to their campus on September 12th, 2014.  The residents were honored the Congressman took time from his busy campaign schedule to visit and tour the campus.  During his visit to the area, Community Relations Coordinator, Kim Johns, presented the Congressman with a check from the American Health Care Association in support of his re-election… Read More

Heritage Estates Celebrates Expansion and Renovation

On September 9, 2014 the Scotts Bluff County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors held a ribbon cutting ceremony.  This was in honor of the recent expansion and renovation of the therapy department at Heritage Estates. The therapy team, employed by Select Rehab,  provide physical, occupational and speech therapy to residents of the facility.  They also provide out-patient services to people… Read More

Care 911: Finding care during a time crunch or crisis

Sometimes unexpected circumstances, distance or a lack of resources can escalate a situation to one of immediate need or crisis proportions. A hospital may catch you off guard with plans of a discharge. Regardless of cause, you’ve got to find a care solution fast. Personal obligations or out-of-town coordination further complicate the situation. Fortunately, there… Read More

Early signs that care is needed

How do you know if you, a loved one or a caregiver needs assistance or relief? Learning to recognize the early signs of need for a loved one or symptoms of caregiver stress will assist you in evaluating your or your loved one’s needs. While everyone is different, there are common considerations that you can… Read More

Caregiver Checklist

The following checklist will help you identify your care needs. With this information, your health care provider can help you customize a care solution. View Checklist

Investing in our Future!

Heritage Estates helped send two of its employees to the National Student Nurses’ Association Convention held in Nashville, Tennessee. Both are medication aides currently pursuing their BSN, RN through the University of Nebraska Medical Center at the Scottsbluff campus. Jenna Meyer is the Secretary of the local chapter and helps with many aspects of the… Read More

Care Conversations make difficult decisions easier

Care Conversations™ is about people working together toward a shared goal. Through information and guidance, Care Conversations helps people connect with loved ones, health care providers and industry professionals. Care Conversations provides insight into the care planning process and firsthand accounts of various care experiences. With the understanding that each person’s situation is unique, multifaceted… Read More