Life Care Centers of America honored Brenda Files, dietary director at University Park Care Center in Pueblo, Colorado, with one of two President’s Awards for its Mountain States Division on Aug. 27, 2018.
The President’s Award recognizes distinguished service in a long-term health care management role. The Mountain States Division includes 30 skilled nursing and rehab facilities in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming and Hawaii...
Life Care Center of Pueblo, along with nearby University Park Care Center in Colorado recently assisted in the evacuation of 120 residents from Spanish Peaks Veterans Community Living Center in Walsenburg, Colorado, after wildfire conditions threatened their safety.
The fire, which started in Walsenburg, spread to more than 14,000 acres before the evacuation took place on June 29, 2018.
Jacalyn Savage, a speech therapist and director of rehabilitation at University Park Care Center in Pueblo, Colorado, is raising money and walking for the American Heart Association.
The organization’s mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke. That single purpose drives everything it does, and it’s something Savage has been passionate about since 2006.
On Sept. 8, 2016, University Park Care Center in Pueblo, Colorado, honored two of its associates who had recently celebrated their 30th anniversaries with the facility.
During an open house, Susie Rinn, activity director, and Brenda Files, director of food and nutrition, received a bouquet of flowers and a special display in their honor. Associates laid out old photos of each of them, and guests wrote stories in memory books for them to read.
There were lots of smiles at the second annual Hot Dogs and Hot Rods car show and picnic at University Park Care Center in Pueblo, Colorado, on Aug. 8, 2016.
The cars’ owners showed off their vehicles’ muscle in the 85-degree weather with clear blue skies that brought the community, as well as residents and associates outdoors.
To celebrate bicycling for transportation, fun and health, Colorado has designated each June as Bike Month. Bike Month is part of a nationwide effort to encourage cycling novices and enthusiasts to experience the fun and freedom of safely riding a bike to work, school, errands and recreation.
Kelsey Gibson, admissions director at University Park Care Center in Pueblo, Colorado, and Karin Kyte, business development director, thought it would be a challenge to bike to work,