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Life Care Center of Auburn hosts celebration for first responders

On Sept. 10, 2016, Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, said “thank you” in a big way to first responders in the community.

The facility hosted a cookout luncheon and an outdoor carnival for local police, firefighters, EMS workers and other civil servants. The entry was decorated with blue ribbons, and the first responders enjoyed a free meal and the chance to visit with residents and associates.

Life Care Center of Auburn earns deficiency-free state survey

Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, recently achieved a deficiency-free state survey.

To pass the state survey each year, nursing facilities must meet hundreds of criteria. These survey visits are unannounced and address not only nursing care and resident safety, but also patients’ rights, food services, administration and the facility’s environment....

Life Care Center of Auburn rehab gets local man back on his feet

James Entwistle is back in his home again after just two and a half weeks of therapy.

After having surgery at UMASS Memorial in for a small bowel obstruction, Entwistle, a Navy veteran and retired truck driver, came to Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, for rehabilitation....

Local basketball legend featured in national magazine

Worcester native Andy Laska’s storied career in New England athletics is highlighted in the 2017 edition of Life Care LEADER magazine, a publication of Life Care Centers of America.

Laska was a freshman guard on Holy Cross’ 1947 National Championship team. Coached by “Doggie” Julian, the 12-man roster also included future NBA stars Bob Cousy and George Kaftan....

Life Care Center of Auburn hosts bone marrow registry drive

This year, Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, has been supporting a different charitable cause each month, and in May, the facility championed bone marrow cancer.

On May 24, 2018, the facility hosted a booth for Be the Match, an organization that helps people register to become bone marrow donors...

Lifetime movie producers use Life Care Center of Auburn during latest filming

On May 6, 2019, residents and associates at Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, were starstruck and full of excitement.

Lifetime, a TV network that produces its own films, used Life Care Center of Auburn to help film its newest Christmas movie...

Life Care Center of Auburn associate bikes in MS awareness race to Cape Cod

On June 24-25, 2017, Kelly Dumas, occupational therapist at Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, will be participating in the Bike MS: Cape Cod Getaway to raise money and awareness for multiple sclerosis.

Bike MS: Cape Cod Getaway is a 150-mile bike ride that goes from Boston to Provincetown on Cape Cod. This race is the largest MS ride in New England. Dumas has been participating in the ride for more than 10 years....

 

Life Care Center of Auburn collects socks for local women’s shelter

Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, collected 93 pairs of new socks for Abby’s House, a local women’s shelter, for the month of January.

In the past, the facility has been known to run a hat and glove drive for the winter season. This year, the facility’s Fun Committee wanted to do something different....

Life Care of Auburn names Roycewicz 2018 Youth Volunteer of the Year

Keith Roycewicz is a high school freshman who has served at Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, by visiting residents, keeping them company and making them feel loved.

Roycewicz began volunteering through a school program but continued to visit the facility regularly, even after the program ended...

 

Life Care Center of Auburn completes 12 months of giving

Associates at Life Care Center of Auburn, Massachusetts, recently marked a full year of giving to charitable causes.

The facility’s Fun Committee set up the opportunity for associates to give money or donate items to a different charity each month during 2018...