Job Runge, 22, landed his dream job at Roseville Rehabilitation and Health Care

Original Article – https://www.reviewatlas.com/news/20190216/job-runge-22-landed-his-dream-job-at-roseville-rehabilitation-and-health-care ROSEVILLE — Job Runge feels pretty lucky. A 2015 graduate of United High School, he graduated from Eastern Illinois University in December 2018 with a degree in health care administration. Just three weeks later he was hired as administrator at Roseville Rehabilitation and Health Care, a job he has been preparing for since he was 13. Of course when he was young he wanted to be a PE teacher like both of…

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Dr. Mohammad joins Prairie Rose Health Care Center as new Medical Director

Prairie Rose Health Care Center is pleased to announce our new Medical Director Dr. Shabaz Mohammad Begum. Dr. Mohammad is a family practice specialist with the Community Medical Clinics in Pana and Assumption. He attended and graduated from medical school in 2016 and completed his residency in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. “I am very pleased to be working with the great team of caregivers at Prairie Rose Health Care Center. I look forward to getting to…

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Illini Heritage Nursing home seniors get holiday surprise

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (WCIA) — Seniors at Illini Heritage Nursing Home got a very merry Christmas surprise Thursday night. Santa and his elves brought in presents for almost 60 people. The room was packed with people waiting to find out what was underneath the Christmas tree and this year everyone made the nice list. Normally kids get the attention at Christmas time. But on Thursday night, these seniors were the center of this holiday celebration. Jodi Eeten says, “We…

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9 to 5 at 90-At 90, Ewing is a fixture at Royal Oaks, where she clocks in daily

KEWANEE — If you have any doubts that age is just a number, spend a few minutes with Venita Ewing who, at 90, still puts in more than a full day’s work in the human resources department at Royal Oaks Care Center. “She’s the most dedicated employee I’ve ever seen,” said Laurie Paxton, Administrator of the facility which currently houses 133 residents, many younger than Ewing. After working at Mail-o-Graph proofing direct mail fliers, Ewing…

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Courtyard Estates of Peoria’s Cinnamon Rolls are coming to Town!

PEORIA — Is Peoria on track to become the Cinnamon Roll Capital of America? The evidence is piling up, bigger every year, as I’ll explain in a moment. But first, I again have the pleasure to announce the yearly holiday fundraiser starring Jumer’s cinnamon rolls. Courtyard Estates of Peoria, the retirement center at the former Castle Lodge, 117 N. Western Ave., is about to launch its fourth annual sale. The fundraiser started two years ago…

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