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Life Care Center of Treasure Valley nurse wins customer service award

Joe Leal, a nurse at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, received Life Care Centers of America’s Northwest Division Whatever It Takes And Then Some Award on Aug. 29, 2018, for his dedication to customer service...

Therapy at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley gets Kibbey home again

After a lumbar back surgery, Waunda Kibbey developed an infection, which resulted in the need for acute hospital rehab and long-term acute care in the hospital.

On Aug. 16, 2018, Kibbey transitioned to Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, to continue the next steps in her recovery...

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley opens resident store

There’s a lot in store at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, thanks to an idea from the activities team.

Rose Doty, activity director, noticed that the dining room didn’t have enough room to keep all the items available for residents to buy with their bingo bucks, and she came up with a system using the former library area near the main entrance of the facility....

Whatever It Takes And Then Some winners – June 2018

Denise Whitesides, licensed practical nurse at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, heard a resident say that he could not go to heaven without a record player. Instead of dismissing this unusual statement, she went home and ordered him a new record player...

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley rehabs woman after MS relapse

Janet Kimball was suffering from severe muscle weakness and debilitating symptoms, due to her multiple sclerosis, when she arrived at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, on June 24, 2017.

Kimball’s condition was in relapse and was prohibiting her from carrying out many activities....

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley helps Crosson recover after fall

It was more than a little fall.

Joe Crosson fell down 14 stairs at his home and sustained broken bones in his ribs, his collarbone and shoulder blades and part of his spine. He was unable to walk when he came to Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho...

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley helps Eagan recover from stroke

When Sharon Eagan arrived at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, on March 30, 2017, she knew her life had changed dramatically.

Eagan was diagnosed with a right-sided stroke, which affected her dominant left side. Her left leg and left arm were both paralyzed, and she couldn’t move....

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley rehabs man after car accident

Grigory Pyatigorsky was involved in an automobile accident that left him with multiple broken bones, including a fractured spine and hip.

After surgery at the hospital, Pyatigorsky came to Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, on April 11, 2017. When he arrived, he was in bad shape....

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley helps Hall recover from broken leg

On April 11, 2017, Dick Hall came to Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, for rehab after breaking his right femur because of a fall.

Hall was not able to put weight on his right leg and required some help with daily tasks that involved standing or transferring from one surface to another, such as taking a shower or getting dressed. His goal was to return home....

Life Care Center of Treasure Valley hosts tea and Titanic presentation

On March 22, 2018, Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise, Idaho, hosted a grand afternoon tea event, extending the invitation to residents at seven local assisted living facilities.

Gerald Bosen, executive director, and Debbie Pape, director of nursing, greeted guests as they arrived and escorted them to a room with more than 100 hats to wear....

Martin regains independence at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley

A cancerous tumor in Jerald Martin’s right lung led to a host of problems for the Boise, Idaho, resident.

Martin was suffering from acute respiratory failure and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease when he arrived at Life Care Center of Treasure Valley in Boise for rehabilitation on Feb. 20, 2019...