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Kavod Passes COVID-19 Audit

Many of you may be watching the news and seeing all the reports regarding senior facility outbreaks and the focus on their Infection Prevention Policies. This article was on Channel 9 news on May 4: https://www.9news.com/article/news/health/coronavirus/colorado-nursing-home-citations-inspections/73-44c1f35a-e77b-44eb-97d6-e728a7df195a As the number of facilities with outbreaks of the COVID-19 continue to rise, the… Read More »

Update at Kavod Senior Life from President/CEO, Michael Klein

Things are going as well as can be expected at Kavod. We continue to enhance our safety protocols to protect both staff and residents by limiting visitors, encouraging residents to stay at home and staff wearing masks while on campus plus other PPE as necessary. To make these restrictions less… Read More »

Kavod’s Protection Measures During COVID-19

Message from the President and CEO… We are working hard to ensure our campus follows best practices for the prevention of infectious diseases, including coronavirus or COVID-19. We want to assure you that Kavod is very aware of this matter and will continue to monitor its development to keep your… Read More »

“Saving Lives”: The Importance of Staying Connected and Active

Many of us know that having social connections is important to feel mentally healthy and develop a support system, but growing research indicates that engagement with others is imperative for older adults in preventing loneliness and associated health risks. Market Watch summarizes a few recent studies in which age is… Read More »

Heading up the Year — Rosh Hashanah — Choose Life!

Sundown Sunday, September 29 – October 1  From Deuteronomy 30:19: “I call heaven and earth to witness against you this day: I have put before you life and death, blessing and curse, Choose Life – if you and our offspring would live…” One way we choose life is to stop,… Read More »

Connecting through Volunteering

Most of us know that volunteering has multiple benefits for improving the quality of our lives, and that couldn’t be truer here at Kavod. We have a robust volunteer program run by staff member Rebecca Gershten and she can attest to some specific positive outcomes from both residents and community… Read More »

Vitamin D: Not Just For Bones Anymore

While the role of Vitamin D in bone health has been long-established in the medical community, its importance to healthy cell development and immune system functioning is now being strongly recognized as well. A simple online search can produce a host of articles that confirm these larger, overall benefits to… Read More »