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Vista Prairie Communities Hires Vice President & Chief Operating Officer

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Meet the Team: Kim Webster, Vista Prairie Vice President and Chief Operating Officer

Earlier this year Vista Prairie Communities began a search to fill the newly created position of Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. The position will be critical to our ability to serve our mission of providing compassionate care in joy-filled environments. Exceptional care for residents within our communities will be at the forefront of our strategic initiatives for years to come. We are happy to announce that we have hired Kim Webster as our new Vice President and Chief Operating Officer.
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Springtime Activities for Seniors to Enjoy Outside

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After a long winter of being cooped up indoors, the start of spring is like a breath of fresh air. Spending time outside is good for the body and soul alike. That first afternoon spent in the warm spring sunshine can lift your spirits like almost nothing else can. We’ll take any and every excuse to get outside and enjoy the beautiful spring weather, but here are a few of our favorite springtime activities for seniors.

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Spring Cleaning Guide: Paperwork and Documents

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We accumulate a lot of papers throughout our lives. From school report cards to tax forms to health insurance, all that paperwork stacks up. By the time we reach a certain age, it’s easy to lose track of what’s essential and what can be thrown away. If you’re like many seniors, you probably have boxes crammed with old papers that are creating clutter in your apartment.

As we approach spring cleaning season, here’s your step-by-step guide to spring cleaning your essential paperwork, including what you should keep and what you can toss.

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National Nutrition Month: How to Recognize and Prevent Senior Malnutrition

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Nutrition has far-reaching effects on our wellbeing, influencing everything from physical health to mood to energy levels and even cognitive function. As we age, nutrition has an even greater impact on our quality of life. Unfortunately, due to the myriad physiologic and lifestyle changes that accompany aging, many seniors don’t maintain a sufficiently healthy diet or consume the quality of nutrition they need to feel their best.

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