With the holidays just around the corner, Sharon Whalen, technology associate at the SilverSmartTM Technology Center at Passavant Community, suggests the following simple technology gifts to help you or your loved on live a more... Continue Reading >
The beautiful story of Joseph and Mary making their way to Bethlehem only to find there was no room at the inn captures the essence of Lutheran SeniorLife's cherished tradition of benevolent care. Keeping our "inn" open for... Continue Reading >
VNA, Western Pennsylvania Home Hospice and Inpatient Hospice Unit achieved a deficiency-free outcome on its recent survey by the Department of Health. In addition, the surveyor was very complimentary of the program's success.
The Abundant Lights Christmas Festival will once again be held at Passavant Community on December 5. Throughout the community, candles will be glowing in beautifully hand-crafted luninaries suspended on shepherd's hooks.... Continue Reading >
The Dining Services Department at Passavant Community has been named the Regional Account of the Year by Morrison Senior Living, food provider for Lutheran Senior Life. The award is given to the senior living community which demonstrates the... Continue Reading >
When a nurse in Vandergrift, Pennsylvania started making home visits to a dozen patients in 1965, an innovative trend in home health care in western Pennsylvania came to life, with the inception of the Alle-Kiski Visiting Nurses Association.... Continue Reading >
Passavant Community received a 5-star rating during their most recent survey by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). CMS star ratings spotlight excellence in health care quality. Nursing homes awarded five stars are considered to... Continue Reading >
The lives of Glenn and Phyllis Spangler, both former residents at Passavant Community, were centered around providing nourishment, both physical and spiritual, for their family, friends and neighbors - Glenn as a farmer in his early years before... Continue Reading >