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Life Care Center of Morristown participates in Boofest 2017

Left to right: Kim Vaughn and Deana Frye, certified nursing assistants; Amber Campbell, business development director; Ashley Stein and Stacie Stein, activities assistant

On Oct. 30, 2017, Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, took part in a local tradition, Boofest.

Boofest is an annual community-wide trick-or-treat event hosted by the city’s Parks and Recreation department at Fred Miller Park. An estimated 10,000 children and their families took part in the fun this year...

Life Care Center of Morristown residents learn about beekeeping

Resident Mary Laster tried on the beekeeping headwear.

In recognition of National Honeybee Day, Aug. 31, 2017, residents and associates of Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, experienced the art of beekeeping through a presentation by David Gagnon, director of rehab.

Having been a honeybee hobbyist, or apiarist, for approximately 27 years, Gagnon explained the life and habits of honeybees...

Life Care Center of Morristown participates in 26th Annual ALPS Walk

The facility team poses before the walk.

On July 22, 2017, Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, participated in the 26th Annual ALPS Walk to Remember, the largest fundraiser each year for ALPS, an adult day care service in Hamblen and Jefferson counties.

More than a dozen associates and their family members showed up at the walk to support the organization....

Florist brings flowers to residents at Life Care Center of Morristown

One of the flower arrangements

On July 19, 2017, each resident at Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, received a cheery smiley face mug filled with bright flowers.

The mugs were part of nationwide company Telefora’s annual Make Someone Smile Week campaign, in which the organization partners with local florists to donate flower arrangements to people who could use a burst of cheer....

Life Care Center of Morristown celebrates National Nursing Home Week

Associates at the wiffle ball game

Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, celebrated National Nursing Home Week’s 2017 “Spirit of America” theme throughout the week of May 14-20. 

Monday was themed Take Me Out to the Ball Game. Associates played a friendly game of wiffle ball, and residents watched the game while enjoying popcorn, snow cones and lemonade....

Life Care Center of Morristown hosts Easter Eggstravaganza

Children collecting eggs.

Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, held an Easter celebration on Good Friday, April 14, 2017.

Over 100 people attended the Easter Eggstravaganza that was free to the public and featured an Easter egg hunt with more than 3,000 hidden eggs for children in two age groups: infant to 5 years old and 6 years old and older.

Life Care Center of Morristown crowns Valentine’s king and queen

cupcake stock photo

On Feb. 14, 2017, Life Care Center of Morristown, Tennessee, held its annual coronation for its Valentine’s Day king and queen.

Associates voted on the sweetest residents by ballot. Madison Kincer was the winner for king, and Delores Rusch was the winner for queen. They had a special table set for them, and Kincer received a crown, while Rusch had a tiara placed on her head....