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Therapy Success Story

November 1, 2018 — Gary F. was admitted to the facility in a very weak state, and required assistance with balance and transfers. He considered himself a loner, but became very friendly with staff and other residents. He always had a great joke to tell, and provided plenty of laughs during his stay. Upon his discharge from the facility,... Read More

Painting With A Twist

October 1, 2018 — Painting with a Twist was a great success! Residents, and some family members, explored their inner artist as activity assistant, Sujey R. provided step-by-step instruction (along with an enlarged video instruction) to create the “Lilies in a Jar” masterpieces. Marc I. stated, “I can’t believe I painted this. I’ve never been much of an artist,... Read More

Short-term Wound Care Treatments Return to Community

October 1, 2018 — Resident Francisco A. was admitted to Sagecrest with a complex community acquired surgical site. He was treated by the wound care nurse, David U, with the plan from his doctor. Francisco’s wound was resolved within 20 days of admission, and was able to discharge home upon completion of his treatments. Resident Eric T. was also... Read More

Therapy Success Story

October 1, 2018 — Susan M. arrived at Sagecrest with a right fracture of the distal femur. Susan found that performing activities of daily living and ambulating had become quite difficult. When Susan arrived she was non-weight bearing on her right leg, making her stay at Sagecrest longer than anticipated. Susan participated well with all her treatment sessions; working... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

October 1, 2018 — Greetings residents, families, and staff. What a wonderful month it has been since I have joined the Sagecrest Family. It is such an honor to be here and to be a part of this wonderful family! I would like to thank you all for making me feel right at home and so welcomed. We have... Read More

National Fire Prevention Week Starts October 7th

October 1, 2018 — In the U.S. alone, there are more than 500,000 residential fires every year that are serious enough to require a call to the fire department. Stay safe with these fire safety tips: Plan an Escape Route If a fire does break out, you must get out fast. Being awakened by a smoke alarm at 2:00... Read More

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October 1, 2018 — What is breast cancer? Breast cancer occurs when cells in our breast grow out of control creating tumors that cause damage to the nearby tissues. The tumors which are cancerous are known as malignant tumors and can cause a lot of damage to the body. Breast cancer has always been a dreaded disease, but in... Read More

Facts You Never Knew About Coffee

September 1, 2018 — Although coffee has been a part of the Arab culture for thousands of years, it did not become part of the western world until the 1500s. Many countries around the world celebrate Coffee Day on October 1, however, the U.S. celebrates on September 29. A single acre of coffee trees can yield close to ten... Read More

Success Story: Ann Marie P.

September 1, 2018 — Ann Marie P. suffered a stroke and a heart attack, which placed her in the hospital. She was admitted to Sagecrest to receive all three disciplines of therapy. According to her husband, her cognition and physical capabilities had dramatically declined from her prior capabilities at home. During the start of her therapies, Anna Marie P.... Read More

Our Clinical Team

September 1, 2018 — We provide exceptional wound care services to the Las Cruces community, and area physicians confidently refer their patients here due to outstanding healing outcomes. Our dedicated wound care nurse works closely with physicians and cares for a full spectrum of wounds including arterial, diabetic, surgical, and trauma wounds. Treatment options such as KCI wound vacs,... Read More