Jukebox from Opal’s Dreams

When was the last time you had a wish come true? For our residents, they had their wish come true last week! It all started with a visit from Jerry with Opal’s Dream Foundation.

On one of his monthly visits to discuss upcoming facility events that they help us with, he happened to ask where our jukebox was. We then told him we didn’t have one! In that very moment Jerry’s eyes lit up and his fairy wings spread, and he said, “Well that’s because you haven’t asked for one!” Wish granted!

Within just a few weeks, he came and delivered our brand new jukebox! We had a sock hop filled with 50s style dress, food, and fun. We then unveiled the jukebox and gave the residents quite the surprise! They had an absolute blast coming up one by one to check it out and dance the afternoon away. One resident stated: “It reminds me of the olden days!” A few residents then asked when we would have to return the jukebox, and with a smile on our faces we let me know it is ours forever! They cheered and celebrated with absolute joy.

As “Dream Dream” played by the Everly Brothers, we watched one of our married couples hold hands and reminisce about their teenage years together. There is no better feeling than watching our residents have so much fun and with such huge smiles. Thank you Opals Dream Foundation for making our wish come true!

Chillin’ in the Summer

Our summer is off to a great start with beautiful warm weather. We had a special treat day that included milk shakes and root beer floats for our residents and staff.

We believe here at Signature Healthcare of Spencer County that spending a relaxing afternoon with our friends and family is very important. We look forward to many more days beautiful days of summer, as well as more fun exciting activities that we already have planned for our residents and staff.

We’re Hiring! Sign-On Bonus RNs, LPNs, & CNAs

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Are you a compassionate, dedicated RN, LPN, or CNA wanting to work in a long-term care environment with a dynamic, high-energy culture that’s all about resident-centered care? We’re offering a sign-on bonus for RNs, LPNs, and CNAs at our facility.

Full-Time RN: $3,000 sign-on bonus*

Part-Time RN: $1,500 sign-on bonus*

Full-Time LPN: $3,000 sign-on bonus*

Part-Time LPN: $1,500 sign-on bonus*

Full-Time CNA: $1,000 sign-on bonus*

Part-Time CNA: $500 sign-on bonus*


*To apply, please stop by our facility (625 Taylorsville Road Taylorsville, KY 40071), e-mail stiernan@signaturehealthcarellc.com or call us at (502) 477-8838.

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Mary Poppins

Spencer County Middle and High School put on the drama Mary Poppins and invited Signature residents to come see it. The play was awesome. The actors and actresses were great. They particularly loved Mr. Robertson. One resident danced the entire play. Everyone was all smiles during the three hour production. We had pictures taken with Mary Poppins and Mr. Robertson and we have been invited to future productions.

Nurses Week 2016

Last week we celebrated our amazing team of nurses, certified nursing assistants, and nurse managers for Nurses Week. We always look forward to this week. It’s a time to truly show our nursing staff how special they are to us and how much we appreciate them with a big celebration.

Each day we treated them with something new. We had a great week, as you can see in the pictures.

Even though nurses week is only once a year, we want our nurses to know we couldn’t do what we do without them. They are the foundation of everything we do!

Spring Break Day!

We at Signature Healthcare of Spencer County had a wonderful Spring Break Day celebrating our elders, stakeholders, and our community volunteers. Our theme was “Celebrating our Superheroes!”

Beautiful weather along with a cookout of hamburgers, hotdogs, banana pudding and a local band created an exciting atmosphere for fun and relaxation. We had superhero scarves, necklaces, and stickers, as well as a bubble making activity.

Our stakeholders and volunteers did an outstanding job assisting our elders, insuring that they were able to experience this special day!

Pride in Our Employees

We hold such great pride in our stakeholders’ years of service, their commitment to our facility, Mission, and Vision. One of the ways we show them is by having a “Years of Service Pinning Ceremony.” These pins are made of gold and have both sapphires and diamonds.

This ceremony is a time to show our thanks and appreciation for all our stakeholders’ hard work and dedication.

Stakeholder Joins Military

We want to show our appreciation and gratitude to one of our own. Natasha Shaw, one of our CNAs, has decided she wants to serve our great nation. She’s joined the US Army! We are so proud of her and wish her the very best in her future endeavors.

To celebrate, we played “God Bless the USA,” prayed, had cake, and said farewell. We all wish her well!

Platinum Survey

We are so proud of our facility, residents, and stakeholders. In December we had our annual state survey and had no deficiencies: a Platinum Survey. To be deficiency free is a testimony of our hard work, dedication, and outstanding performance of our administrator, department heads, and all of our stakeholders.

We had a luncheon celebration to show our stakeholders how much they are truly appreciated for making our facility the best and providing excellent care to our residents with our favorite pastime–food.

Thank you to our amazing staff and all that they do!

Just a day of appreciation

We cherish any day when we get the chance to show our valued stakeholders how much we appreciate them. We don’t need special holidays or a certain time of the year, to make time to show our “Many Thanks” for all their hard work and dedication to our beloved residents.

This day is a prime example; we asked them what they would like to eat and they said fried bologna. So that is what we did along with chips and ice cream. We also added more fun with “Trivia Questions” and prizes.

We had a great day of good food and lots of fun.