La Vie Care has been supporting the Go Turquoise 4 the Elderly campaign, which ran from International Family Day (15 May) to World Elderly Abuse Awareness Day (15 June). In South Africa, the Older Persons Act, Act 13 of 2006 places specific focus on the role communities should play in ensuring the wellness of the elderly. However, our local […]
Welcome! Welcome to the Lynnmed Clinic’s quarterly newsletter. In this issue, we discuss neurological rehabilitation after the event of a stroke. You can download the full newsletter here. Definition What is a Stroke? According to the Mayo Clinic: “A stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of your brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving […]
Welcome to our First Newsletter! Spine surgery is a major undertaking and rehabilitation is important in helping patient’s get the most possible benefit from their surgery. Essentially, rehabilitation can help patients recover from surgery as quickly and completely as possible. Lynnmed Clinic ensures all of a patient’s needs are taken care of with a full […]
As part of La Vie Care’s overall well-being programme, we arrange entertainment events for our residents on regular occasions. Recently, we had a proper night at the movies complete with a Cowie film and popcorn. The night was a huge success and one we shall be repeating on a regular basis.
Today, our lady residents at Oosmed were pampered by the beauticians from the Susca Watts Hair and Beauty Academy. The ladies had a blast and enjoyed being spoiled by these wonderful young ladies. At La Vie Care, our residents’ physical health is our primary consideration, but we also try our utmost to brighten their days in […]
It is with great pride and excitement that La Vie Care would like to announce that we opened a new frail care facility at the Pretoria East Retirement Village in The Willows. Our new facility is called Oosmed and has a capacity of 30 beds. Our doors opened on 1 Novemeber 2014 and we look forward to helping […]