Helping Patients Stay Socially Connected While Physically Distant

The COVID-19 pandemic has our life enrichment team members flexing their creative muscle in more ways than one. They’re working hard to ensure the social, emotional, physical and mental health of our patients. Not only have these men and women been tasked with modifying events and activities to allow for physical distancing, they’ve also become … Continued

Gulf Coast Health Care Deploys Rensair Air Filter Systems in Local Skilled Nursing Facilities

Gulf Coast Health Care Deploys Rensair’s Portable Air Scrubbers, Extra Measures in Place to Ensure Health and Safety of Patients, Staff & Visitors. GCHC is the first healthcare facility in the United States to deploy Rensair’s patented system of UV light and HEPA13 filter technology to destroy 99.97% of airborne pathogens, including the virus responsible … Continued

National Rehabilitation Awareness Week

This week is National Rehabilitation Awareness Week, and the physicians at Gulf Coast Health Care would like to raise awareness of the importance of this effective short-term care. Our rehabilitation teams work hand-in-hand with our physicians and skilled nurses to help patients restore strength, mobility, coordination and balance as well as improve any verbal and … Continued

Healthy Nutrition as We Age

Healthy Nutrition and Aging The physiological changes that occur naturally with age can lead to loss of appetite. Some of these changes involve digestion, hormones, disease, pain or overall changes to the sense of smell, taste and vision. Though you may not feel as hungry anymore, your body still needs plenty of nutrients to stay … Continued