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    Senior Cyber Café: Learn to use Facebook

    Facebook. It’s where all the best photos of your grandchildren are posted, but you just can’t figure out how to use it. A free event at Fulton Presbyterian Manor September 25 will help you figure out the basics of Facebook.We'll cover the basics, like privacy settings, creating photo albums, sharing photos and more.“Senior Cyber Café – Facebook 101” will begin at 2 p.m.

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    Fulton Presbyterian Manor achieves Five-Star rating

    Fulton Presbyterian Manor has achieved the coveted Five-Star rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).CMS created the Five-Star Quality Rating System to help consumers, their families, and caregivers compare health care communities more easily and to help identify areas about which they may want to ask questions when visiting a community. The ratings are displayed on the Nursing Home Compare Website, where each health care community is given a rating of between 1 and 5 st...

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    Get to know: New resident Fay Garrett

    Making the decision to move into an independent living community isn’t always an easy one, but it doesn’t necessarily have to be a difficult one, either. The majority of residents who choose to make Fulton Presbyterian Manor their new home find that they have more freedom than before to enjoy or rekindle hobbies and interests.New resident Fay Garrett certainly has enjoyed her share of different interests over the years, from flower gardening to sewing, and baking--especially making s...

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    Meet the new beautician

    Macey Kleinsorge is happy to have a booth in the beauty shop here at Fulton Presbyterian Manor and is enjoying her new position.“I enjoy visiting with the residents and hearing their stories,” Macey said.Macey has been a beautician for four years and has been at Fulton Presbyterian Manor since May. She also works part-time at Tangles Salon. If you haven’t met Macey yet, stop by and say hi, and perhaps get a new ‘do’ while you’re at it.

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    Growing our own CNAs

    Certified Nursing Assistants (CNAs) are a vital part of any health community, and help with everything from bathing, to feeding, to taking vital signs and more. They're an indispensable part of the team, and that's why we've decided to "grow our own" CNAs by paying for individuals to obtain their CNA certification."We are looking to hire three to four nursing assistants to work with our CNAs. We want to invest in people and ‘grow our own’ dedicated individu...

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    Reconnecting with RN

    Health Services Director Jessica Donelson fondly recalls a coworker she had while working in Jefferson City."While it was only for a short time that we had worked together, Rita Elliott had made quite an impression on me. Rita was the staffing coordinator, so her organization skills were very immaculate, and her willingness to help new staff was just great," said Jessica. "There were times when Rita was asked to go above and beyond her duties, and as we all know as nurses, those d...

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    New resident spotlight: Mildred Dowling

    She may be new to Fulton Presbyterian Manor, but it’s certainly not new to her. Mildred Dowling joined our family in January 2018, but her father, Judge Oscar A. Kamp, was with us from 1982-1988.“I chose Fulton Presbyterian Manor over other area options partly because I was familiar with it, and partly because I really like the levels of care they offer here.

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    5 lessons from the oldest old

    By Robert DiGiacomoNew York Times reporter John Leland thought he knew how to write about the “oldest old” — people 85 and up. For a proposed year-long series, he figured he would chronicle a laundry list of their issues: things like the dangers of falling, financial pressures and family conflict.As Leland delved deeper, however, he realized the people in this age group were more than the sum of their problems. And he saw how much he didn’t know about the realities o...

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    The Right Ingredients for Independent Living

    When Doty and Wally Peck started their search for an independent living community, they knew it had to have the right mix of amenities and affordability. And after looking at several communities, both in Columbia and Jefferson City, they decided to stay right at home in Fulton.“We wanted to stay in this community. And here, you can rent your apartment rather than having to buy one,” said Wally.“They were all nice, but this was the best,” Doty added.A staff connection help...

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    Learn more about Jessica Donelson and Chas Cramer

    While they're fairly new to Fulton Presbyterian Manor (within the past six months), Jessica Donelson and Chas Cramer bring with them a wealth of knowledge and experience in their prospective fields.Jessica is the new health services director and previously worked at ConAgra Brands as the occupational health nurse/manager/safety specialist. She attended North Central Missouri College where she earned her Associates of Applied Science Degree in Nursing and is certified as a Registered Nurse.&q...

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