Did You Know?

June 30, 2019 — Urinary Tract Infections (UTIs) are among the leading causes in re-hospitalizations in skilled nursing facilities, but at Hurst Plaza Nursing and Rehab, we excel in reducing these infections and keeping our Residents from returning the hospital. As of June 2019, Hurst Plaza’s UTI rate is 0%, which bests the state (2.4%) and national (2.8%) averages.... Read More

Employee of the Month: Kayode Dosu

June 30, 2019 — What is your role at Hurst Plaza? Certified Medication Aide How long have you been employed at Hurst Plaza? Since July 2009 Where are you from? Nigeria What are your professional goals? To open a care business and Pharmacy back home in Nigeria What is your favorite thing to do outside of work? I love... Read More

Success Story: Sabino C.

June 30, 2019 — Three hundred sixty-five days. Twelve months. One year. That’s how long Hurst Plaza Resident Sabino C. waited to reach his goal. The Fort Worth native admitted to Hurst Plaza in October 2018, a few months following having both of his legs amputated in April and May 2018, and he had no idea exactly what his... Read More

Happy Birthday!

June 30, 2019 — Residents Joyce M. George H. Illa S. Geri D. Norma S. Mildred K. Jeanne S. James D. Rebekah J. Staff Bonfas M. Becky W. Marrissa J. Linda A. Abosede A. Lea N. Kiara D. Courtney M

A Letter from the Administrator

June 30, 2019 — Hello residents, families and staff! Summer is in full swing, and I hope everyone is enjoying the endless amount of sunshine and relaxation July brings. Here at Hurst Plaza this special month is important for another reason. July is about celebrating America and the freedoms this great nation gives us, and most importantly, it’s about... Read More

Activity Special Events

June 30, 2019 — July 2 Quarter BINGO at 10:00 July 9 Fourth of July celebration with Greg Moon July 19 Movie & Popcorn at 3:00 July 30 American Airlines Museum at 2:00

Safeguard Your Skin

June 2, 2019 — The harshness of summer can take its toll on our skin’s condition. Use these simple tips to safeguard your skin on the inside and outside of your body. Inside: Drink water steadily throughout the day. In hot weather, you’ll need more water as your body will use additional water to regulate your body temperature. If... Read More

What is Tai Chi?

June 2, 2019 — It can be hard to fit exercise into your daily routine, but simple exercises such as tai chi can be both beneficial to your health and easy to do. Tai chi, pronounced tī-chē, is a low intensity exercise that promotes flexibility and balance. The joints are often where aches and pains first begin and because... Read More

Success Story: Mildred W.

June 2, 2019 — Mildred W. was admitted to Hurst Plaza Nursing and Rehabilitation from an acute care hospital due to weakness and exacerbation of COPD. She previously lived at home, and her goal was to return home with her family. After participating in physical, occupational and speech therapy, Mildred was able to meet her therapy goals before discharging... Read More

June 16: Father’s Day

June 2, 2019 — Celebrate dads, grandfathers, uncles, and father-figures who have made a positive impact on a child’s life. Studies show that men who play an active role in their children’s lives stimulate all aspects of development: emotional, academic, behavioral, and social, even when those men don’t live in the same home as their children. This Father’s Day,... Read More