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    Kathleen McElgunn went from nurse to resident at Manor of the Plains

    As PMMA (Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America) celebrates the Year of the Nurse, we’re proud to put the spotlight on resident Kathleen McElgunn, a former nurse on our campus.Kathleen’s career path was practically set for her as a child.“My mom was a nurse and she always had to take care of my grandma and grandpa. She was hard working and loved her job. I just sort of took after her,” Kathleen said.   Read More...

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    Doll Younker has it covered

    From unlocking the doors after hours to watering plants in B hall, if there is a need, Doll Younker is there to lend a hand.A resident since 2011, Doll enjoys the chance to volunteer because it provides her with a great opportunity to get a little better acquainted with her fellow residents.“Volunteering gets you out and allows you to visit with more people,” said Doll.One of Doll’s regular responsibilities is watering the plants in B hall—a task she not only enjoys but i...  Read More...

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    PMMA set to follow CMS guidance for infection control, prevention of COVID-19

    The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services issued revised guidelines March 9 for infection control and prevention of the novel Coronavirus 2019. These guidelines call on providers to limit – and in some cases restrict – in-person visitor access to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in senior health care communities.The guidelines call for communities to screen and limit visitor access to senior health care communities. The restrictions for communities in areas where there are active COVID-19 case...  Read More...

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    Manor of the Plains Art is Ageless® exhibit and reception features senior artists

    Local senior artists will be celebrated March 12 through 18 at Manor of the Plains as the community hosts its annual Art is Ageless® exhibit and observes the 40th anniversary of the Art is Ageless® program.Art is Ageless is a trademarked program of PMMA (Presbyterian Manors of Mid-America). The program offers senior artists the opportunity to share and display their artwork and reaffirms the agelessness of human creativity.“It’s inspiring to see the beautiful pieces these sen...  Read More...

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    What Does it Cost? Manor of the Plains hosting free session

    One of the most common questions when considering senior living is cost. What will it cost? Will you have funds enough to care for you or your loved one?Learn how senior living can fit into your budget and the value of living in a senior living community like Manor of the Plains at an event at noon Wednesday, March 25, at the campus, 200 Campus Drive.Lunch will be served.   Read More...

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