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    Medicare changes of 2019

    The coming year, 2019, is a huge year for Medicare beneficiaries. There will be many changes and most of them are beneficial. In 2010, lawmakers did away with the Medicare Open Enrollment Period for Medicare Advantage Plans.   Read More...

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    Aberdeen Village honored for achievements

    Aberdeen Village received a certificate of recognition from Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America for reaching goals in fiscal year 2018, July 1, 2017, through June 30, 2018.The recognition came through PMMA’s Emerald Awards Program, designed to encourage its 18 locations to achieve high levels of resident and employee satisfaction, meet financial goals, build philanthropic support for the organization’s mission and meet marketing goals. There are 11 areas measured for the Emerald Award...  Read More...

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    Resident holiday traditions: Povitica and Kolaches

    Everyone has their favorite memories of holiday traditions that span over generations. That holds true for Rose Klusman and Iona Thrailkill, independent living residents at Aberdeen Village.As we sat and visited about those traditions it was fun to see smiles light up their faces. Both ladies enjoyed more of a traditional holiday get together.   Read More...

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    Aberdeen Village on U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Home list

    Aberdeen Village is on the U.S. News and World Report Best Nursing Homes 2018-2019 list. The senior living community received the highest score of High Performing to make the list, available today.The U.S.   Read More...

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    Serving others long after the war is over

    On Veterans Day, we honor all of the men and women who sacrificed their time and personal safety to ensure the freedoms and security of our nation. And while we recognize the years they served in the military, we don’t often consider how their service shaped their lives and how they continued to serve even after they were no longer in uniform—like Malcolm Eudaley.This Aberdeen Village resident proudly served our country during World War II, but this veteran continued to give back lon...  Read More...

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    Recipe for Successful Career

    When Laura Brazeal applied for a job at Aberdeen Village more than 14 years ago, she didn’t even realize it was a senior living community. She just knew she needed a job, and once she got here, she discovered it was far more—it was a family.“I’ve pretty much grown up here. I started as a dishwasher when I was only 19.   Read More...

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    Hip, Hip, Hooray for our PTA!

    October is National Physical Therapy Month, and what better time to highlight Physical Therapy Assistant Emily Wallace? "I have worked at Aberdeen Village/Aegis for about a year and a half. I had just moved here from Indiana with my family," said Emily.   Read More...

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    Aberdeen Village artists among Art is Ageless® masterpiece level winners

    Three winning artists in Aberdeen Village’s annual Art is Ageless® juried competition will be featured in the 2019 Art is Ageless Calendar produced by Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America.“Snowbird,” a painting by Peggy Elliott, “Kansas Sunflowers,” a drawing by Carol Rondinelli and “Memories by the Old Milk House,” a drawing by Kay Ruen will appear in the calendar when it is released this fall.In addition, “Christmas Among the Birch Trees,&rdquo...  Read More...

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    New life after rehabilitation

    September 16-22, we celebrate National Rehabilitation Awareness Week. This week was established by the National Rehabilitation Awareness Foundation to "educate people about the benefits and impact of rehabilitation, develop programs which aim to increase opportunities for the nearly fifty million Americans with disabilities, and help those who are disabled live up to their fullest potential."One resident who recently experienced the power of rehabilitation was Kay Benjamin. After falli...  Read More...

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    Following her dream

    When she began her journey at Aberdeen Village four years ago, Felisha Reed was in the dining services department. While she enjoyed serving people in that capacity, she dreamt of more.With the help of Presbyterian Manor of Mid-America's education assistance program, Felisha was able to pursue her CNA and CMA (certified nursing assistant and certified medication aide)."I decided I wanted to pursue further education in healthcare and am now enrolled at Johnson County Community College an...  Read More...

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