Appling Healthcare Gives Weekly COVID-19 Update

08/16/2021 Appling Healthcare reports five cases of COVID-19 among residents at the Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Pavilion. Nursing home residents will continue to be tested on a weekly basis or upon onset of symptoms, until further notice. The nursing home reports six additional cases of COVID-19 among employees and test results are pending on three… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare Confirms Increase in COVID-19 Cases

08/09/2021 As a result of routine weekly COVID-19 testing, the Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Pavilion reports three new cases of coronavirus among residents and no results are pending. As a precautionary measure, the nursing home also tested residents who reside on the same hall. These test results came back negative. Nursing home residents will continue… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare Suspends Hospital Visits

07/28/2021 Appling Healthcare has suspended hospital visits due to an increase in positive COVID-19 cases in Appling and surrounding counties. Effective immediately, Appling Healthcare announces the following procedural changes are in place until further notice. Visitors will NOT be allowed except for extenuating circumstances or compassionate care, such as end-of-life. These decisions are made under… Read more »

 

Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Update Visiting Guidelines

07/20/2021 Effectively immediately, Appling Nursing and Rehabilitation Pavilion guidelines have updated visiting due to the increased COVID-19 positivity rate in Appling County. This update has been established to ensure the health and safety of both residents and staff. Decisions regarding COVID-19 are made in consultation with Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS). Updated Pavilion Guidelines… Read more »

 

Become a Certified Nursing Assistant at No Cost!

Looking for a rewarding career in healthcare? Appling Healthcare is looking for qualified candidates to train and employ within our healthcare system. Become a Certified Nursing Assistant free of charge with guarantee full-time employment within 11 weeks. If you are eligible, you will train 24 hours a week with classroom instruction, clinical instruction, and on-the-job… Read more »

 

Appling Healthcare Welcomes New Provider in Blackshear

05/10/2021 Audra Turbeville, FNP-C has joined Appling Healthcare Group of Blackshear and is now seeing accepting new patients. Audra is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner that treats patients two years old and up. Her primary care services include chronic disease management, health maintenance screenings, acute care, women’s health, physical exams, sick visits, disease prevention, weight… Read more »

 

Invitation to Bid Announcement

Services Needed- Healthcare Transactional Attorney or Law Firm Appling Healthcare is currently seeking the services of an experienced corporate attorney or law firm to provide legal counsel to an existing healthcare provider on a wide variety of matters. The attorney must have experience in mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, third party service agreements, physician employment… Read more »

 

Occupational Therapist explains Functional Capacity Evaluations

04/23/2021 In celebration of Occupational Therapy Month, Kristen Webb, OTR, walks us through a Functional Capacity Evaluation. “This type of evaluation is typically used for worker’s comp cases to make sure you’re ready to return to work, or when you’re initially hired to make sure you’re able to perform your work duties,” says Kristen. She… Read more »

 

Scar Massage: Why, When & How

04/22/2021 If you have a scar that’s been bothering you, the therapists at Appling Healthcare Rehabilitation & Therapy in Baxley have some helpful tips on scar massage. Whether your scar came from an injury that led to surgery, a c-section to bring your baby into the world or an accident being handy around the house,… Read more »