News & Views from Campus: December 15 – December 21, 2019 ChristmasWritten by: Josh Vahle, Chaplain  Who was the first person to recognize what Christmas was really all about?  Who was the first person to recognize who Jesus truly was and worship Him?  John the Baptist when he was a baby still in his mother…

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The News & Views from Campus: December 8-14  GOOD SAMARITAN HOME CHRISTMAS EVE CELEBRATION TUESDAY, DECEMBER 24TH  11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Our Annual Christmas Eve Buffet will be held Tues., Dec. 24thfrom 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Main Dining Room.Cost for the meal is $15.00 – children six years and under arefree. …

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News & Views from campus: December 1 – 7, 2019 GOOD SAMARITAN HOME CHRISTMAS CELEBRATIONTUESDAY, DECEMBER 24TH     11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. Our Annual Christmas Buffet will be held Tuesday, December 24thfrom 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the Main Dining Room.Cost for the meal is $15.00 – children six years and under are…

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News & Views from Campus November 24-30, 2019 Assisted Living vs Shelter Care Written by Cindy Gilbert, Admissions Director As a Continuum Care Retirement Community (CCRC), Good Samaritan Home offers a wide variety of services to the community.  Our services range from independent living cottages, assisted living and shelter care, intermediate and skilled nursing care,…

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News & Views from Campus: November 17-November 23, 2019  “Shall We Dance” From the desk of Sarah Dolbeare This was given to us by a cottager.  It was written by an 83 year old woman to her friend.  I hope you enjoy it and read it as a letter written to you by a friend. …

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News & Views from Campus: November 10-November 16, 2019 OUR SOCIAL SERVICES DEPARTMENT WRITTEN BY KAYLA HOERR……   The Social Service Department at GSH is made up of one Social Service Director, one Assistant Social Service Director, and six Social Services Aides (SSA). A few of our responsibilities include: making sure residents are adjusting after…

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News & Views from Campus: November 3 – November 9, 2019 Introducing Dave Stieglitz, CFO/Associate Administrator    David Stieglitz holds licenses as both a nursing home administrator and a certified public accountant in Illinois.  He graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in Accounting from Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana.  He has nearly 17…

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News & Views from Campus: October 27-November 2, 2019 STACY ARROWSMITH, DIRECTOR OF ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICES WRITES…    My name is Stacy Arrowsmith, and I am the Director of Environmental Services here at Good Samaritan Home.  I have worked at Good Sam for over 17 years.     Some of the primary functions of my job include ensuring…

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News & Views from Campus: October 20-26, 2019 Soup Dinner Good Samaritan Home will be holding a Soup Dinner on Wednesday, November 13 from 4 pm-7 pm in the Social Room.  Cost:  $6.00 – Adults, $4.00 – Children under 10.   Price includes soup (chili and chicken noodle), grilled cheese sandwich, dessert and drink.  All proceeds…

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News & Views from Campus: October 13-19, 2019 From the desk of………Chuck Newton, Administrator/CEO Since coming to Good Samaritan in late September, I thought it was time to introduce myself and tell a little bit about my family and me.  My name is Chuck Newton, and I am the new CEO/Administrator here at Good Samaritan…

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