Getting to the Heart of the Matter on Health

— Here’s some news you can take to heart: Experts say more than 70 million Americans currently live with a cardiovascular disease. Fortunately, there are practical steps you can take to reduce the health threat posed by heart disease. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, much of the burden of heart disease and... Read More

Resident of the Month: Horst B.

— Horst was born in Germany on April 23,1950 to Elizabeth and Adolf Baier. His family moved from Germany to Oskaloosa, Iowa in the early 50’s. His dad was a farmer. He had two brothers, Heinz and Robert. Horst has been married twice. His first marriage ended in divorce and his second wife passed away in... Read More

Success Story

— Doris N., was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehabilitation Center on 12/6/2018 Doris came to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab from home after a fall. She made quick progress with therapy and was willing to work with the therapy team every day to reach her goal of getting home by the end of the year. Doris... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— When I think of all the February Holidays, or February in general, I think of Valentine’s Day, a day set aside, where you can express your LOVE to your spouse, or your significant other, your family members and kids, and even your friends with a card, gift, or flowers. At Norwalk Nursing and Rehab, we... Read More

Special Events

— Valentine Day Celebration will be held on the 14th with a crowning of King and Queen Chef Select meal will be held at 5:30pm on February 26th National Chili day is February 28th

Welcome Bob

— Bob was born May 23, 1929. His parents are Ben and Georgia. He is married to Judith and they have 4 children: Charlie, Carrie, Beth and Meg. He met Judith while he was assistant minister at his church. She asked him if he would like to sit by her as the church was full. Bob’s... Read More

Success Story

— Lucille B. was admitted to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab following a hospital stay for a hip fracture as a result from a fall at her home. Lucille worked with Physical therapy to increase her gait tolerance, safety with mobility and to increase her independence at her highest functional ability. Occupational therapy worked with Lucille to... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

— For most people, the holiday season is a special time of year, a time for shopping and decorating, attending parties, traveling to visit family, and doing all things celebratory. But for the Nursing staff at Norwalk Nursing and Rehab – the holidays are much like any other time of the year. Working in healthcare is... Read More

Happy Birthday!

— Residents Aaron S. Adam R. Glenna T. Lavata S. Staff Amalia M. LeAnn D.

Success Story

— Deloris B. came to Norwalk Nursing and Rehab from another facility to increase her independence to allow her to return home with her daughter. Deloris received PT/OT/ and ST services while she was on skilled rehab. Deloris worked with PT for increase in strength in BLE, gait tolerance and distance along with increase in total... Read More