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2016 Holidary Bazaar

Join us Thursday December 22nd, 2016 for our annual Holiday Bazaar. Find several vendors to choose from, apple cider, hot chocolate and live piano music! Do your holiday shopping in one stop! 3060 SE Stark Street Portland, OR 97214 503-535-4700 Click to view the flyer

Help is Here! Caring for People Who Have Dementia

You are invited to a special dementia education for people who care for those who have dementia. Come learn about dementia and effective strategies to better care for those who have dementia. Hosted by Laurelhurst Village and Providence Hospice. Click here to Print Flyer

Avamere’s Newest Transitional Care Facility Brings Advance Short-Term Nursing and Rehabilitation Options to Tacoma

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Grand opening ceremony takes place on December 7, 2016 from 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM. The Honorable Marilyn Strickland, Mayor of Tacoma, will give a commemoration speech. The Avamere Family of Companies will celebrate the grand opening of its latest transitional care facility – Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound; located at 630 S Pearl Street, Tacoma, WA 98465. The 39,936 square foot short-term, post-acute health care center will provide patients recovering from illness or injury with intensive skilled nursing and rehabilitation services. Much like other Avamere transitional care facilities, Avamere Transitional Care of Puget Sound will focus on returning … Continue reading

Celebrating National Nurse Practitioner’s Week: Your Partner in Health, the Nurse Practitioner

National Nurse Practitioner Week is held annually to celebrate these exceptional health care providers. It is also a national week full of advocacy, public awareness and community outreach on the role of Nurse Practitioners (NPs) and how consumers can seek NPs for quality patient-centered care. Nurse practitioners are registered nurses (RN) with advanced education and training in the diagnosis and management of common medical conditions, including chronic illnesses.  They provide some of the same services as physicians, maintain a close working relationship with physicians, and can serve as a patient’s primary health care provider. Some Avamere facilities partner with NP2U, which … Continue reading

Laurelhurst Village Earns Three Perfect State Surveys in 2016

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The senior living and health care campus, located in Southeast Portland, received deficiency-free state surveys for skilled nursing and long-term care, assisted living, and fire & life safety. Portland, OR – As federal and state agencies ramp up scrutiny of senior service providers throughout the state of Oregon, Laurelhurst Village did something few can by achieving perfect results on three separate 2016 annual inspections. The post-acute care and senior living campus, which is managed by the Avamere family of companies and is located at 3060 SE Stark St., Portland, OR 97214, earned perfect surveys for skilled nursing and long-term care, … Continue reading