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North Platte, NE: The iN2L Provides a Diverse Tool to Meet Many Needs

Our therapy department uses the iN2L daily for cognitive exercises and assessments with our residents, whom are receiving skilled part A services or Part B services with our rehab team. All three disciplines (Occupational, Physical, and Speech) use the iN2L for a wide range of therapeutic modalities, from cognitive therapy to home safety applications, to […]

Celebrating How Our Heroes Touch the Lives of Others

Vetter Health Services has been delivering quality care to seniors for over 40 years. We pride ourselves on providing quality living options and care to seniors throughout all of our 30 locations. We celebrate the heroes that work for us and dedicate their lives in caring for others. Charles Devlin said it best in the following quote, “Every day […]

New Skilled Rehabilitation Center Open at Linden Court in North Platte

Vetter Health Services and the team at Linden Court are pleased to announce the opening of the new rehabilitation center designed specifically for people needing short-term rehabilitation. The 25,600 square feet addition includes twenty-four private rooms, an innovative therapy gym, dedicated dining venues, a culinary center specific to rehabilitation, bathing spa and a protected courtyard […]

North Platte, NE: Miss Nebraska contestants Visit Linden Court

North Platte was all the buzz last week with the Miss Nebraska Pageant kicking off on June 5th at the Platte River Mall with opening ceremony and autograph signing. The “Official Preliminary to Miss America” has been held here for many years, and a thrill to pageant goers of all ages. June 8th and 9th […]

North Platte, NE: Linden Court’s Clyta Kemp-Alexander Awarded Nebraska LPN of the Year

“The Licensed Practical Nurse of the Year Award is given to someone who exemplifies positivity in their interpersonal relationships with coworkers, as well as with patients and their families. This award is given to someone who is an active community volunteer, and someone who displays qualities consistent with the ideals of licensed practicalhttp://www.vetterintheloop.com/wp-admin/post-new.php nursing. The […]

North Platte, NE: Thanksgiving at Linden Court

Thanksgiving at Linden Court was the epitome of “Excellent Teams”! Our dietary department worked so hard preparing a fabulous meal, not only for our residents and staff, but also families that came to spend the holiday with their loved ones! Our building was filled with the aroma of turkey, ham and all the trimmings! Families […]

North Platte, NE: Honoring Our Heros

Linden Court in partnership with AseraCare Hospice put on a Veterans Day ceremony to honor the Veteran residents and nurses of Linden Court. Even though now in wheelchairs and using the assistance walker these men and women served our country with honor and dignity. We proudly honor those who served at Linden Court. Each veteran […]

North Platte, NE: A Little Time For Tea

Taking time out of our busy schedules can impact our world in ways we may never know. When we take time to listen, we often hear more than the words they say. I am a firm believer that in taking care of the spiritual lives of others, we must address first the most basic needs […]

North Platte, NE: Costume Parade

Linden Court staff put on a parade of costumes for the residents for Halloween. As residents sipped their orange punch and trail-mix the staff paraded around the room and danced to Michael Jackson’s Thriller. Many of the staff members coordinated their costumes. We had a group of smurfs and a group that was the Three […]

North Platte, NE: Trick-Or-Treat

Storm Troopers, princesses, super heroes, Jake the Pirate and many other characters made their way through the halls of Linden Court. From 4-5 pm on Friday, October 31st several hundred children came through the halls trick-or-treating. The residents were lined up ready to hand out candy! Even some of the residents dressed up to scare […]

North Platte, NE: Pumpkin Decorating Contest

Creativity at Linden Court was plentiful the past week. A pumpkin decorating contest was held for staff. Each department was given their own pumpkin to create with. We had 18 different pumpkins decorated and assembled. The staff did not run short on creativity. Designs included; Halloween house, witch, hamburger, candy apples, grandma with call light, […]

North Platte, NE: Halloween Caroling

McDaid Elementary second-grade students visited Linden Court on Thursday to brighten the residents’ day. Students organized themselves in a line and sang about what they would be for Halloween. They even sang “We’ll be coming to your doors on Halloween -HALLOWEEN” to the tune of “She’ll be coming around the mountain”. At the program’s conclusion, […]

North Platte, NE: Wacky Wednesday – Crazy Socks

Linden Court celebrated Wacky Wednesday with Crazy Sock Day this October. Staff was encouraged to wear crazy socks. There were definitely some vibrant socks! From Super heroes to just plain crazy toe socks! The staff paraded around the dining room with some awesome dance moves showing off the socks to the residents who thoroughly enjoyed […]

North Platte, NE: Linden Court Celebrates VHS 40th Anniversary

Linden Court celebrated Vetter Health Services 40th year anniversary by having a Soup and Dessert fundraiser. Proceeds from the fundraiser will go to the Salvation Army of North Platte. The Salvation Army provides in many ways for our Linden Court residents and we wanted to give back to our community. Linden Court staff made homemade […]

North Platte, NE: The Walk to End Alzheimer’s Disease

Linden Court supported “The Walk to End Alzheimer’s” disease, which took place at North Platte’s Cody Park. Many organizations from the North Platte Community participated in the walk. “The Walk to End Alzheimer’s” helps the Alzheimer’s Association to enhance Alzheimer’s care, support and advance critical research for all those affected by this devastating disease. The […]

North Platte, NE: Horse Play

On September 16, 2015, Melissa and Stacey Anderson from Stapleton, NE brought three horses for our residents. The horses were all different sizes. One horse was a paint horse named “Ice”, another was a Shetland horse named “Fuzzy Pickles” and the third was a miniature and fan favorite “Little Joe”. The residents loved horsing around […]

North Platte, NE: Thank you Jane for 28 Years!

After 28 years of service to Linden Court and Vetter Health Services, Jane Parker retired on the 28th of August. Jane began working for the Vetter Health Services at Linden Manor downtown on September 15, 1987 where she was a charge nurse. When the move to Linden Court occurred in November, 1998, Jane was a […]

North Platte, NE: Wizard of Oz

The residents at Linden Court took a trip to the Land of Oz. They were able to watch the Wizard of Oz and enjoy snacks; Witches Brew (punch), little tornado’s (Bugles) and poppies(Dum-dums). Life Enrichment Staff dressed as characters from the Wizard of Oz and even had fan favorite Toto. Residents were quizzed on which […]

North Platte, NE: Linden Court Construction Party

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Construction has now started at Linden Court for our long awaited expansion and renovation! To celebrate our residents took part in a Construction Party complete with hard hats and “dirt cake”! The Linden Court singers also entertained our residents with songs that pertained to construction. We are all very excited about the project and the […]

North Platte, NE: ‘70s Makes Comeback at Linden Court

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In celebration of Vetter Health Services 40th anniversary, Linden Court celebrated the 1970’s era with themed events for the residents and employees: a trivia game with pictures of celebrities to test our knowledge of musicians and actors in the ‘70s, pictures of the employees in the ‘70s, a display of ’70s memorabilia and a ‘70s […]