Ms. W H&R Beauty Pageant

It was a wonderful evening spent celebrating some of our beautiful residents as we crowned Ms. Williamsburg Health and Rehabilitation 2018! Thank you to our guests of honor, State Rep. Regina Petrey Huff, Mayor Roddy Harrison, and Miss Kentucky 2018, Katie Bouchard. As always, our wonderful judges had their work cut out for them. Congratulations…

Williamsburg HRC Celebrates Housekeeping

This week we celebrated are dedicated housekeeping department. This talented group is responsible for everything from keeping our floors shining, our linens fresh, to keeping our front porch flowers beautiful! We appreciate each of you! Special recognition goes to Trish Rose who was voted our 2018 Housekeeper of the Year! Thank you all for your…

Old Fashioned Days

Our residents, staff, and families enjoyed a wonderful outing to Williamsburg’s Old Fashioned Days. We came, we saw, we shopped, and we tried to taste everything. Old Fashioned Trading Days is held every September in front of Courthouse Square and properly reflects the Kentucky and Appalachian heritage with art, music and local exhibits.  

Employee of the Month

Our Employee of the Month for August 2018 is Amanda Fredericks, CNA on unit 200. She has worked at the facility since April 2017. She was chosen as our employee of the month due to her compassionate and caring personality. Amanda goes above and beyond for her residents and exemplifies “care from the heart.” She…

Gardening Club Life

Our residents were pickled pink……we mean tickled pink, in our Monday afternoon “Gardening Club”. These ladies and gentleman put their canning skills to work and made this bushel of cucumbers into some tasty canned treats. Research shows that gardening is very therapeutic for seniors. Being exposed to nature both physically and visually, helps lower stress…

Blue Hawaii comes to Williamsburg

The folks at Williamsburg HRC got to enjoy some summer fun by having a luau. Grass skirts, Hawaiian Punch, hula hoops and some groovy music, made for a wonderful outing. Over the course of the evening, residents wore Hawaiian leis, Hawaiian shirts and ‘cool’ shades and channeled their inner Elvis with some karaoke. At Williamsburg…

Celebrating our Nursing Assistants

This week we celebrated our wonderful nursing assistants! We can’t thank each of them enough for the wonderful care they provide each day for our residents. Congrats to Jody Lawson, SRNA on Unit 100, for being voted as the Nurse Aide of the Year! We are so proud and thankful for them!

Tri-County Abuse Council for Elders Health Fair

Williamsburg Health and Rehab, Corbin Health and Rehab, Barbourville Health and Rehab, and Hillcrest Health and Rehab participated in the Annual Tri-County Abuse Council for Elders Health Fair today! We were happy to be a part of such a great event! Thanks to everyone who came and all of those who helped! We hope everyone…

Celebrating Life’s Stories

“Celebrating Life’s Stories” by preserving ours for future generations. This year marks WH&RC’s 40th year. In honor of National Skilled Nursing Care Week, our residents assisted in gathering momentous, pictures, and letters from our facility, residents, and staff. These items were placed in a time capsule which will be dedicated to our future residents during…

Derby Day at Williamburg HRC

The first Saturday of May is always a glorious time in the Bluegrass where every gal wears a giant hat with their spring dress and every guy wears a seersucker suit. It’s Derby Day. A rain-soaked crowd filled the stands at Churchill Downs to watch the 144th annual Kentucky Derby to witness WinStar Farm’s Justify…