Archive for the ‘Healthcare’ Category

Judson Senior Living Participates in 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Posted on: October 17th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

This past Saturday, the Judson Senior Living team participated in the 2018 Walk to End Alzheimer’s at the Great Lakes Science Center in downtown Cleveland. The Judson team was honored to receive the largest team award for the Cleveland Walk!   225 associates, residents, friends and family registered as a part of the Judson team […]

Six Things You Should Know Before Medical Marijuana Becomes Legal in Ohio

Posted on: October 11th, 2018 by Stacy Brubaker

Everybody is talking about it.  We hear about it on the news, in the newspapers and on the web.  But what do you really know about how Ohio is rolling out the legalization of medical marijuana?  I recently attended a conference presented by Leading Age Ohio, an advocate of not-for-profit services for older Ohioans, to […]

Raising Awareness and Support for World Alzheimer’s Day 2018

Posted on: September 20th, 2018 by Alzheimer's Association

September 21 is World Alzheimer’s Day. A day we dedicate to raise awareness and challenge the stigma about Alzheimer’s Disease. This blog post was written by the Alzheimer’s Association – Cleveland Area Chapter. Yes, nearly 6 million Americans are living with Alzheimer’s dementia. The costs of the disease are staggering and by 2050, 14 million […]

National Assisted Living Week: The Right Questions to Ask When Searching for Assisted Living

Posted on: September 13th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

For families facing the daunting task of finding an assisted living community for a loved one, there are seemingly countless considerations to make: quality of life, cost and caregiver competence, to name just a few. If you’re searching assisted living communities for a loved one, here are the essential questions you should ask that will […]

Tracey Lind Named Honorary Chair of Walk to End Alzheimer’s

Posted on: May 16th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

Judson Board Member, The Very Rev. Tracey Lind, retired Dean of Cleveland’s Trinity Episcopal Cathedral, will serve as Honorary Chair of the Cleveland Walk to End Alzheimer’s® to be held October 13 at the Great Lakes Science Center. In 2016, Tracey, 64, was diagnosed in the early stages of Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD).  Frontotemporal Dementia refers […]

National Nurses Week: Caring, Connecting and Comfort are the Keys to Judson’s Nursing

Posted on: May 9th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

At Judson, National Nurses Week (May 6 to 12) is an annual cause for celebration. These seven short days provide an opportunity to reflect upon our successes, anticipate our future, and honor all the nurses who contribute their caring and expertise to our community. This year, Judson has an extra reason to celebrate: Once again, […]

Meet Judson’s New CEO, Kendra J. Urdzik

Posted on: April 18th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

For Kendra Urdzik, Judson’s newly appointed President and Chief Executive Officer, the path from a college internship to the community’s top post has been 20 years in the making – years that have been filled with personal growth, professional development and commitment. A licensed nursing home administrator with a certificate in gerontology, and an MBA […]

Judson Health Center Receives 5-Star Rating in All 5 Categories!

Posted on: April 4th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) recently bestowed its highest rating of five stars to the Judson Health Center at Judson Park. The Judson Health Center is a 52-bed, Medicare/Medicaid-certified facility located at Judson Park.  Judson Health Center offers short-term rehabilitation as well as long-term skilled nursing care. CMS created the Five-Star Quality Rating […]

Judson at Home – There When You Need Us Most

Posted on: March 28th, 2018 by Luke Frazier

Life, someone once pointed out, is what happens when we are busy making other plans. We all know changes are a part of life, and we prepare the best we can. But sometimes just the littlest of things (like microscopic influenza viruses) can turn life upside down. The following story is about the flu and, […]

What Really is the Difference Between a Condo and a Continuing Care Retirement Community?

Posted on: March 15th, 2018 by Judson Senior Living

As we age we’re faced with some major life choices; notably, how to adjust our living situation to our evolving lifestyle. Many people near retirement begin to contemplate the various choices. For most, the decision is obvious; sell the family home and move somewhere that provides more freedom and requires less maintenance. This usually means moving to […]