Harlan HRC presents The Bible Story

For the first time in Harlan Health and Rehab’s history, the residents and staff directed and presented their first Christmas play: The Bible Story. Resident Joann Childers directed the play, which featured costumes for all of the actors involved. As an employee read from Luke Chapter 2, the birth of Jesus, as the actors reenacted…

Love is in the air at Harlan HRC

No, this isn’t “The Notebook,” but you better grab some tissues because it’s one of the most endearing stories of love and commitment that Harlan HRC has ever seen and a connection that everyone strives to achieve in their own lives. After 43 years of blissful marriage, residents Bill & Joann Childers renewed their wedding…

Happy Halloween from Harlan HRC

Residents and staff of Harlan Health and Rehab enjoyed dressing up for their Halloween Party. Staff was assisted by aides in getting the residents dressed in their costumes and among the costumes were witches, pirates, a princess, a butterfly and some residents dressed as spooky characters walking around the facility. They didn’t even have to…

Silly Saints Clown Ministry comes to Harlan HRC

Residents of Harlan Health and Rehab got some face-painted and squeaky shoes-wearing visitors on Wednesday, ready to deliver a belly full of laughs: the Silly Saints Clown Ministry. Based out of Shelbyville, Indiana, Silly Saints Clown Ministry happily spreads God’s word and their mission is, “Changing the world for Christ–one laugh at a time.” In…

Harlan HRC enjoys Eclipse Day

After a long anticipation and preparation for the solar eclipse, the time had finally arrived. With their protective ‘eclipse’ glasses held tightly to their face and cans of Sunkist on ice and moon pies ready to be consumed, the residents and staff of Harlan Health and Rehab were ready to witness history The event, which…

Independence Day gathering with Harlan HRC

On a warm summer day, with red, white and blue ribbons hanging on a nearby fence, the sound of bluegrass music boomed through the field as residents, families and staff of Harlan HRC enjoyed the performance from Sunrise Ridge during their annual Fourth of July family picnic. Residents dawned Uncle Sam top hats throughout eating…

Harlan HRC participates in KAHFC training

Harlan HRC and other company staff participated in KAHCF training held in Lexington on Infection Control/Prevention and Environmental Services. The focus was on understanding the best strategies to address any preventative threats in healthcare-related infections. At Harlan HRC, they stress continuing the quality care and standards they have been known for throughout the community. That…

Harlan HRC Appreciates Employees

Today concluded our Nursing Home Week activities. It has been a fun filled week! Today residents enjoyed bingo and RC’s & Moon Pies. We held an Employee Appreciation Banquet for all of our employees. Employees with over 10 years of service were recognized and received a certificate of appreciation and a flower. The facility had…

Harlan HRC Celebrates USA Game Day

Today’s theme for Nursing Home Week was “USA Game Day”! We had Auction Wars, Basketball, T-Ball, Corn Hole, Ice Cream Cones and a Sing-A-Long with Cliff & Debbie Jestice. We also had an old fashion hayride! It was a fun filled day! Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center is a 143-bed skilled nursing facility nestled in…