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Snow falls at Life Care Center of Pensacola

On Dec. 9, 2017, associates and residents at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, got to see a rare sight – snow!

The day before, with the forecast calling for snow, facility leaders helped celebrate the winter novelty by making slow cooker hot chocolate and brining out cookies....

Japanese social work students visit Life Care Center of Pensacola

On Nov. 28, 2017, Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, hosted approximately 20 Japanese social work students, along with teachers and interpreters.

The visit was part of the University of West Florida’s partnership with Saitama College of Welfare in Omiya City, Japan....

Life Care of Pensacola residents volunteer at Ronald McDonald House

On Oct. 23, 2017, residents from Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, made a trip to the Ronald McDonald House in Pensacola as volunteers.

Four residents helped prepare a meal for the families who were staying at the house while their children were receiving critical health care at the local hospital....

Katy Fournie receives company’s divisional customer service award

Katy Fournie, an occupational therapist at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, received Life Care Centers of America’s Southeast Division Whatever It Takes And Then Some Award on Aug. 16, 2017, for her dedication to customer service....

Short-term patient at Life Care of Pensacola impacts facility with art

Jimmy Stewart, a short-term patient at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, has certainly left his mark on the facility.

He may not be the famous actor of the 1950s, but Stewart has played strong on his own talents. He served in the United States Navy for 23 years...

Life Care Center of Pensacola residents make jewelry

Four residents at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, have recently taken up the artistic hobby of making jewelry.

Resident Georgia West started working on jewelry at home before coming to the facility, and now she has several new friends to share the activity with...

Life Care Center of Pensacola resident gives to local charities

Creola Wiggins, a resident at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, recently decided to share her generous heart with kids in the Pensacola community.

Wiggins donated $500 of her personal money to several charities: Gulf Coast Kid’s House; the local Big Brothers Big Sisters chapter; Child Guardians, Inc.; Autism Pensacola, Inc.; and Miracle League of Pensacola...

Life Care Center of Pensacola leader wins Facility Leadership Award

On March 18, 2019, The American College of Health Care Administrators presented one of its 2019 Eli Pick Facility Leadership Awards to Jennifer Landis, executive director of Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida.

The award, named in honor of visionary ACHCA member Eli Pick, is based on the criteria ranging from facility census to survey results...

Life Care Center of Pensacola supports children’s hospital fundraiser

On Jan. 27, 2018, six members of the leadership team at Life Care Center of Pensacola, Florida, celebrated an early Mardi Gras at one of the biggest fundraisers in town.

The facility sponsored the silent auction table at the Mall Ball for the Studer Family Children’s Hospital at Sacred Heart in Pensacola. Each year, the local mall closes early on Saturday night, and several restaurants set up food tables...

Life Care Center of Pensacola collects 1,200 lbs of food for food bank

In November 2017, Life Care Centers of America’s Southeast Division challenged its Florida buildings to find ways to give back to their communities.

Life Care Center of Pensacola took that challenge and ran with it – collecting items for the city’s Manna Food Bank. The Resident Council participated, as well as associates....