The Answer

The Answer Newsletter | Spring 2021

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NOTE: Some photos taken prior to COVID-19 precautions


A Word From Christie

Friends of Tabitha,

It has been quite the sobering year since our world was hit with the Coronavirus (COVID-19). We quickly learned what is most important to us and had to adjust to living life through this pandemic, determining the best path forward without knowing where that path might lead. 

While Tabitha’s focus has been on the health and safety of one another, this virus comes with major costs to us all, psychologically, emotionally and physically, but also financially.

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Dedicated to Delivering

Local business owner Matt Taylor is as dedicated and invested in the community as they come. He makes time to deliver Tabitha Meals on Wheels weekly as an homage to his late mother.

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Inspiration Powered by Passion & Purpose

Tabitha celebrates the legacy of a former team member by establishing the Sue Hill Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Sponsorship to ensure her spirit lives on through like-minded, caring health care professionals.

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Making Great Connections: James House

Tabitha recently linked two Tabitha Residences, Martin and Good Houses, at our main campus in the heart of Lincoln. This now Connects the houses physically as well as the lives of Residents and TEAMembers who live and work in them.

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It's About Stopping the Coronavirus

Tabitha is intent on protecting Senior Residents and each other against the Coronavirus (COVID-19), and vaccinations play a critical role. Tabitha is grateful to work with local health departments and Community Pharmacy to offer and implement doses to Residents and TEAMembers Tabitha-wide.

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Here to Help

When you have questions

Looking for Senior Care solutions for yourself, a loved one or a friend? We’re here to listen, learn and share expert guidance and community-based resources that best fit your needs.

We’re here for you when you need us!

News Feed

Home injuries such as falls or accidents are a leading cause of death for Americans. Follow these tips to keep your home safe.

Tabitha is honored to be among the top award-winners for the Lincoln’s Choice Awards: BEST Home Health Care and among the best for: Senior Care, Senior Living Community, Place to Work and Speech Therapy.

Tabitha offers a variety of grief and support groups both online and in-person. Learn more.

Has a Tabitha nurse gone above and beyond to deliver compassionate care this year? Vote for these nurses by March 26 to be honored by local Lee Enterprises newspapers during National Nurses Week.

There is a lot of information out there about proper nutrition. What we should or should not eat seems to change every day, and it can be hard to keep track. Here are some ways to start getting your “plate in shape.”

Tabitha welcomes Melissa Murphy as community outreach and engagement coordinator, providing resources to help meet the needs of seniors and families in Kearney and surrounding areas. Learn more.

March for Meals is a month-long celebration of Tabitha’s longstanding Meals on Wheels program. This year, donations will be doubled thanks to a dollar-for-dollar match up to $50,000. Learn more.

Nonprofit Tabitha has promoted Susie Egr to Vice President, Business Development, to oversee business growth, development goals, community partnerships and market expansion opportunities for all Tabitha service lines. Learn more.

Nonprofit Tabitha has promoted Karen Cheesman, CBSW, to administrator of Tabitha Hospice. to provide oversight of all nursing and administrative staff throughout Tabitha’s 27-county service area. Learn more.

To have a good partnership with your doctor, it is important to talk about uncomfortable subjects, like recent falls, memory loss or prolonged grieving. Read more.

Tabitha made the top 5 in 7 categories for Lincoln's Choice Awards. Please vote daily through Sunday, Feb. 28 for: Home Health Care, Senior Care, Physical Therapy, Work Environment, Nonprofit, Senior Living Community and more.

Tabitha, Nebraska’s industry-leading Senior Care provider, offers a variety of support groups. Learn more.

Please vote Tabitha through Feb. 14, 2021, for Best of Otoe County in the hospice and home health category and more.

Taking care of your heart is a great step towards the best possible aging journey. By making the following healthy nutrition, exercise and lifestyle choices, people of all ages can reduce their risk for heart disease.

A group of speech-language pathologists, physical therapists and occupational therapists recently furthered their skills to serve clients with Parkinson’s disease and similar conditions. Learn more.