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COVID-19-caused kidney injuries heighten demand for dialysis

Article by: Alicia Lasek Published in McKnight's Long-Term Care News. Read the article in full by following this link: https://www.mcknights.com/news/clinical-news/covid-19-caused-kidney-injuries-heighten-demand-for-dialysis/ A large number of coronavirus patients are...

On-site home dialysis helped in restoring the man’s kidney function

Article by Kayla Rivas | Fox News Read the article in full at Fox News by following this link: https://www.foxnews.com/health/brooklyn-man-battles-coronavirus-related-pneumonia-then-kidney-damage After Samuel Haltovsky, 63 of Brooklyn, N.Y., surfaced from a two-week...

A Veteran’s Success Story with VOCSN at Eastbrook Healthcare

"I had good RTs here at Eastbrook. Without their help and without VOCSN, I don’t think I would have been able to get off as fast as I did. It was a combination of determination, people, and the right machine, but I definitely want to thank the team at Eastbrook. As...

Rethinking Facility Safety, Technology, and Social Wellness

The world has been turned upside-down this year. Long-term health care facilities and short-term rehabilitation facilities have had to change almost every policy, plan, structure, and rule. Among these changes, there have been difficult new policies, like the...

Eastbrook Vent & Dialysis – 24/7 Respiratory Therapy Coverage

Eastbrook Healthcare Center is proud to offer Vent & Dialysis with 24/7 Respiratory Therapy Coverage. Our goal is to help you or your loved one get the most out of your stay. We offer in-house dialysis and 24/7 Respiratory Therapy coverage. State-of-the-art...

Successful 2020 Activities

Covid-19 came to the United States in mid-February. Most states went into some form of lockdown around mid-March. Reports of the new, unknown virus were saying that seniors were among the most at risk. The concern for facilities was three-fold. Residents and patients...

The Importance of Sleep for Seniors

Sleep is an integral part of life. You can’t live without sleep. Sleep becomes even more vital if your body is in recovery from an injury or surgery. Most, if not all, residents of short term and long term care facilities are recovering from something. Be it a cold,...