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…

Harlan HRC Enjoys State Fair Day

We’re celebrating National Nursing Home Week all this week! We have a different theme each day. Today’s theme was “State Fair Day”. We had a petting zoo, hot dogs, popcorn, watermelon, cotton candy, face painting, a cake walk and the Duck Pond game! It was lots of fun! Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center is a…

Harlan HRC Blazes Appalachian Trail

Today’s theme for Nursing Home Week was Appalachian History. We had a country breakfast, quilt display, Making Soap with Mountain Gypsy Botanical Bath & Herbal Curiosities, Harlan County Coal Mining with Linda York, Making Butter with Harlan County Extension Office, Breaking Green Beans and we blazed the Appalachian Trail on four-wheelers! It was a fun…

Harlan HRC Celebrates Veteran Appreciation Day

We’re celebrating National Nursing Home Week with great activities all week. Today was Veteran Appreciation Day. The day was started with a balloon launch and “freedom walk”. We honored our veterans with a party, pictures and a program with the Harlan Honor Guard. Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center is a 143-bed skilled nursing facility nestled…

Harlan HRC Celebrates Nurses Week

Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center hosted a special luncheon in honor of National Nurses’ Week complete with certificates of appreciation & gifts. We are fortunate to have such a fine group of nurses and appreciate all they do for our residents. Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center is a 143-bed skilled nursing facility nestled in the…

Harlan HRC Celebrates Star Wars Day

Residents enjoyed a little Star Wars fun today to celebrate “May the Fourth Be With You.” Director of Nursing, Julie Bolin, is our #1 Star Wars fan and wanted to celebrate her favorite day! Julie bought mask and helped dress the residents for pictures. We also bought cupcakes decorated with Star Wars!! May the fourth…

Harlan HRC Celebrates Administrative Professionals Day

Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center recently celebrated Administrative Professionals Day (AKA Secretaries Day). We want to let our girls know how much we love and appreciate all they do. Harlan Health and Rehabilitation Center is a 143-bed skilled nursing facility nestled in the beautiful mountains of Harlan Kentucky. Harlan County is home to the Poke…