Boardman Recognized for Quality Care

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Places in Top 25 for Statewide Nursing Home Resident Satisfaction Survey The Ohio Department of Aging (ODA) recently recognized our Boardman skilled nursing facility as one of the top 25 Ohio nursing homes for resident satisfaction. Between August, 2013, and January, 2014, ODA conducted over 27,000 resident interviews at 953 skilled nursing facilities as part… Read more »

Robyn Musgrove Named Boardman Associate Director

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Robyn Musgrove, LNHA, has been selected as the next Associate Director for Shepherd of the Valley’s Boardman community. She replaces Rich Limongi, LNHA, who has been promoted to Executive Director Designee and will replace Don Kacmar, LNHA, upon his retirement as Shepherd’s Executive Director. Robyn comes to Shepherd from Cedarcreek Health Care Center in Warren where… Read more »

Boardman Receives High Marks from Medicare

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Congratulations to Shepherd of the Valley- Boardman for receiving a FOUR STAR rating from Medicare on their recent State survey. Boardman joins our other skilled nursing centers at Howland and Niles, which have received 5-star and 4-star ratings respectively. “I am very proud of our staff,” exclaimed Rich Limongi, Executive Director Designee and former Boardman… Read more »

In Touch – With Kindness

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In this issue of In Touch: – A random act of kindness surprises some residents and staff on a snowy outing. – A quick look back at 2013 – Kudos to Poland’s Assisted Living staff… Don’t forget to sign-up to have your personal copy of In Touch delivered to your inbox. Click on the PDF and then… Read more »

In Touch – December 2013

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In this issue of In Touch, discover how Shepherd of the Valley meets you where you are…independent care-free condo living, senior apartments, assisted living, rehabilitation, or in your own home with  At Home with Shepherd Home Health. At Shepherd we know…it’s not the years in your life, it’s the life in your years! Don’t forget… Read more »

Limongi Promoted to Executive Director Designee

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Executive Director Don Kacmar Set To Retire In 2014 At the Shepherd of the Valley Lutheran Retirement Services, Inc., Annual Meeting on November 18, Dennis Parks, President of Shepherd’s Board of Directors, announced the promotion of Rich Limongi, LNHA, SOV-Boardman Associate Director to the position of Executive Director Designee for Shepherd of the Valley.  This… Read more »

Employees of the Year Announced

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Throughout the year, employees at each Shepherd community select employees to honor for their dedication and service.  In March, five employees from that group, one from each Shepherd location, were honored as an Employee of the Year.  This year the following employees were recognized: Shepherd of the Valley- Niles: Anna Lisa Fawcett, 10p-6:30a shift aide. … Read more »

Meet the Valley Legacy Nominees

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Americans are recognized for being the most caring and giving people in the world. The 29 members of the 2012 class of Valley Legacy Award nominees are inspiring examples of this caring and giving nature. Take a moment to meet them “up close and personal”.  Click here to download a PDF with a short summary of… Read more »

Reception and Prayer Service Celebrate Anniversary

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There was fellowship, food, prayer, and song as nearly 100 people gathered at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church to celebrate Shepherd of the Valley’s 40th anniversary. Everyone gathered in the Crossroads Hall the evening of September 16, where they were greeted by a dozen collages of events and activities organized by site and decade.    A visual… Read more »

We’re Celebrating 40 Years of Caring!

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This year, we’re celebrating our 40th anniversary; “40 Years of Caring”.  Over the summer we will host celebrations at each of our communities.  Our Niles community kicked off the celebrations in May, followed in June at our Boardman community.  Please come and celebrate with us: July 15, 1-4pm – Poland Campus (301 W. Western Reserve… Read more »