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Life Care Center of Columbia hosts Fall Senior Fair

On Oct. 27, 2016, Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, held its annual Fall Senior Fair.

More than 100 seniors from the community attended the event. Twenty health care vendors participated by having booths to share information about their businesses and the services offered to seniors.

Life Care Center of Columbia participates in Alzheimer’s walk

On Oct. 14, 2017, Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, participated in the Alzheimer’s Association’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the Walk of Fame Park in Nashville.

Around 10 associates joined locals in walking to show support of continued research for better treatment and a cure for Alzheimer’s disease...

Life Care Center of Columbia hosts Fall Senior Fair 2018

On Sept. 27, 2018, Life Care Center of Columbia held its annual Fall Senior Fair.

More than 102 seniors from the community attended and enjoyed the vendors’ fall-themed booths as they learned about the services these local businesses offer. Nursing management from the facility had its own booth providing blood pressure and blood sugar checks, and the rehab department provided balance screenings...

Life Care Center of Columbia wins Best of Maury County for 13th year

On Aug. 23, 2018, Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, was awarded two Best of Maury County awards at the Best of Maury County awards ceremony, which the facility co-hosted with The Bridge at Columbia...

Life Care Center of Columbia wins Best of Maury County for 12th year

On July 19, 2017, The Daily Herald in Columbia, Tennessee, published its Best of Maury County special edition, and Life Care Center of Columbia was named Best Nursing Home for the twelfth year in a row.

Each year, readers of the newspaper fill out ballots for their favorites in multiple categories, from Best Bank to Best Auto Repair....

Life Care Center of Columbia helps accident survivor recover

“On Oct. 9, 2017, around 4:15 p.m., my life changed forever,” said Tracy Bolton, a 50-year-old mother of two teenagers. 

Bolton was traveling on the interstate when she was involved in a four-vehicle accident that killed one woman. Bolton escaped with her life but not without major injuries...

Life Care Center of Columbia hosts annual Community Heroes Brunch

Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, held its annual Community Heroes Brunch on July 12, 2018.

Members of the Columbia Police Department, Columbia Fire Department, Maury County Sheriff’s Department, Maury Regional EMS and Moorecare Ambulance Service attended...

Life Care Center of Columbia celebrates resident’s 105th birthday

On March 31, 2019, Lillie Sewell celebrated her 105th birthday at Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee.

In 2018, Sewell celebrated her 104th birthday with four other centenarians at a combined birthday party. Sewell’s family treated the guests to a singalong of hymns around the piano...

Life Care Center of Columbia celebrates four centenarians

Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, is the proud home of four centenarians.

On April 20, 2018, the skilled nursing and rehab center threw a party for these ladies. The celebration included special piano music from honoree Altabee Pyle’s son-in-law, Clyde, as well as cake and ice cream, gifts and a proclamation read by Columbia Mayor Dean Dickey....

Life Care Center of Columbia helps Kay recover after car accident

Patricia Kay, 79, came to Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, on Oct. 29, 2018, for rehabilitation after an accident with a semi-trailer truck which left her with multiple injuries.

When Kay arrived, she required assistance accomplishing every aspect of her daily routine. The accident broke both feet, a rib, two bones in her back, her neck and sternum...

Life Care Center of Columbia hosts Chamber of Commerce breakfast

On Feb. 14, 2018, the Maury Alliance Chamber of Commerce held its monthly coffee at Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee.

Life Care Center of Columbia has hosted this event for the past five years....

Life Care Center of Columbia hosts chili cook off

Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, held its first chili cook off on Jan. 27.

Three judges were tasked with picking the three best chili recipes out of 10 that were entered by members of the nursing, admissions, environmental services and MDS departments....

Life Care Center of Columbia decks the halls for Christmas

Life Care Center of Columbia, Tennessee, was the site of a little friendly competition for Christmas 2017.

“We just wanted to make it like home for the residents, so we challenged the other hall to a contest to see which hall could be the most festive for the holidays,” said Shelly Kuchinka, unit manager for the Oaks hall....