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River Oaks Retirement Manor

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October 2019 Newsletter - 9/30/2019 -

Welcome to River Oaks Gazette:


Families it is extremely important that you go to loved ones nurse to sign them out on pass, once you returned back to the facility again please go back to the nurse to sign them back into the facility. THANKS FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING!!  

River Oaks will hold their monthly Homemade BBQ Hamburger Sale on Tuesday October 8th from 10am to 12:30pm. The meal consist of a burger, chips and a soda for a donation of $6.00. Any questions please call Priscilla or Kiera. Thank you for your generous support!!!!!

Halloween Party: You are invited to attend your loved ones party on Halloween Day from 2pm to 3:30pm.

Trick-r-Treat: River Oaks will be handling out goodies on October 31st from 6pm till in the parking lot. Please stop by and put a smile on our residents face.

Meal of the Month:  October 1st @ 11am: Mexican Lunch, coconut CrŤme pie & soda.

  Resident of the Month:

Carolyn B.

Employee of the Month:

Lois G.

Resident Birthday Party is celebrated the 1st Tuesday of every month @ 2pm. Music provided by Karaoka w/ Gail & friends. Please inform the Activity Department if you would like to donate a birthday cake for your loved one party. Thanks!!

Resident Birthdays: Agnes B. 10-01, Gerald A. 10-03, Mary B. 10-10, Rose S. 10-20, Ollie R. 10-26, Virginia W. 10-27, Eva Brow 10-28, Doris H. 10-30

Employee Birthdays: Amy S. 10-13, Keisha W. 10-31, Kiera L. 10-31


They are not to be taken out of the facility by any Family Member, Friends or Staff.

River Oaks Welcomes Our New Admits:

Mrs. Minnie C. & Mr. Charles B.

Laundry: We continue to remind everyone to always bring all items to Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor to be labeled and documented on the inventory form BEFORE placing them in your loved ones room to prevent any loss items or clothes. THE FACILITY WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY LOST OR MISSING CLOTHES THAT HAS NOT BEED LABELED OR DOCUMENTED ON THE INVENTORY FORM.  We continue to have unidentified clothes and certain items. All unidentified clothes will be placed on a table in the living area the 1st Monday of every month for 1 week, any unidentified leftover clothes will be discarded the 2nd Monday of the Month. Please check residentís closet routinely for clothes that no longer fits. Please removed these items and let the nurse or Karen, SSD  know of any clothes being removed from closet. We need the closets to be clutter free. When families wash residentís laundry, the facility will do the laundry if: 1. Causes an order 2. Resident run out of clothes 3. Build up exceeds laundry basket. If you bring clothes on the weekend or holidays please place them in a bag with their name and room number on it and give it to the nurse. The clothes will be labeled and handed out on Monday by Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor. This includes blankets, shoes, tvís etc. Any questions please feel free to contact Mrs. Cleotha Lee, Laundry Supervisor at 337-233-7115. 

Updated email and mailing address:

Please notified facility if your email address or home address changes in order to continue receiving the monthly newsletter and calendar. If you have provided us with an email or address and are not receiving the newsletter please contact us to resolve this issue. Just a reminded our website has the newsletter and calendar available for viewing ( Any questions please call Priscilla or Karen M. at 337-233-7115


All Resident's Medical Records are

reviewed every 3 months in a meeting

called "Staffing". In this meeting we

discuss the resident's needs, plan of

care, changes that they may be exp

eriencing, etc. We encourage family

members to attend staffing in order to

review their plan completely with all

possible input. If you have any

questions, please contact Edwina

F. or Jennifer M., both MDS

Coordinator at 337-233-7115. We look

forward to seeing you.

October 2019 Staffing Meeting starts @ 10am

Oct. 1st: Roger S., Hilton L., Wanda G., Clarence R., Dorothy C.

Oct. 7th: Emily B., Kate G., Sharon H., Charles C., Juanita S., Morris T.

Oct. 14th: Marjorie B., Eddie F., Mary M., Betty P., Lucinda P., Arlean M.

Oct. 21st: Daisy S., Theresa H., Eva Brou.

Oct. 28th: Lena D., Eva Brow., Doris H., Adell M., Emily O.

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