VALLEY GRANDE MANOR CELEBRATES NATIONAL NURSES WEEK

Ivana with Servando VillaDolly

WESLACO – Valley Grande Manor Nursing & Rehabilitation Center celebrated National Nurses Week, May 6-12, with numerous events that highlight the work these dedicated professional do on a daily basis to ensure proper care and respect for patients and their families.

“We are fortunate to have a dedicated and long-term staff of nursing professionals here at Valley Grande Manor,” said Bill Lowe, administrator. “These nurses are on the front lines dealing with patients and their families during difficult times of convalescence and rehabilitation. We are all proud of the work they do and it is important to recognize their service during this week and every day.”

Sponsored by the American Nurses Association (ANA), this year’s theme is “Nursing: the Balance of Mind, Body, and Spirit.” The ANA has designated 2017 as “The Year of the Healthy Nurse,” with programs set up to help nurses manage compassion fatigue, moral distress, and burnout.

About Valley Grande Manor Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
Valley Grande Manor, which has approximately 175 employees, is a full-service nursing home that offers post-operative temporary rehabilitation and long-term nursing care. Valley Rehab Center provides speech, occupational and physical therapy to residents and outpatient clients. Valley Grande Manor is located at 1212 South Bridge Avenue. For more information, call (956) 968-2121 and visit www.vgmweslaco.com.