November 2021
News and information regarding new technology pioneered by Gardant-managed communities, advice for choosing the right Medicare plan, a new community opening in Goshen, Indiana, and more.
Dietary staff at Heritage Woods of Ottawa receive assistance from a "new friend"
Heritage Woods of Ottawa is pioneering a new technology to assist dietary staff. This robot is programmed to deliver meals from the kitchen to the dining room to allow dietary staff more time to interact with residents. Read about how it works and what the residents think of their “new friend” so far!

Research says certain types of music can ease pain symptoms
Recent studies show music may be able to lower blood pressure, decrease anxiety, and relieve pain during chemotherapy.

Evergreen Real Estate Group developing new community in Goshen Indiana
Evergreen Real Estate Group is developing an assisted living community for low-income seniors in Goshen, IN. Green Oaks of Goshen is a Gardant-managed community expected to open in 2023.

Woman transforms herself by starting weight-lifting at age 60
71-year-old Joan Macdonald defies the misconception it is harder to gain muscle as you age.

New research the regarding stroke rehabilitation timeline
Study finds the best time to rehab after a stroke might be two to three months later to give the brain time to heal.

Finding the Medicare plans that best meet your needs in the New Year
For those of us on Medicare, this is a very important time of year. Medicare Open Enrollment is underway, and there are plans to review, in order to choose the best option for you and your loved ones. Rick Banas has some great suggestions.

Gardant Communities to be Recognized for National Quality Initiatives
We are incredibly proud of the Gardant-managed communities that were recognized as 2021 Bronze - Achievement in Quality Award recipients by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living. Administrators and Gardant leaders attended the AHCA/NCAL award ceremony to accept these awards. 
Congratulations to the winning communities! 

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