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KM Rehab Superstar

Jan 3, 2019 — James K. came to Kirkwood Manor from his home after an accident which greatly impacted his daily living activities such as walking, leaving his home, and his activity level. When James arrived at Kirkwood Manor his activity tolerance was severely impaired due to the accident, which also meant that he was not able to walk... Read More

Resident of the Month: Short Term Unit

Jan 3, 2019 — Sue H. is our Short-stay Resident of the Month. She was born in Tahoka, a small town in west Texas, south of Lubbock. She grew up in Lampasas, Burnet and Bertram. Her occupation was a Premium Analyst at USAA in San Antonio, where she started right out of high school. She worked at Dillard’s for... Read More

Happy Birthday and Anniversary!

Jan 3, 2019 — Happy Birthday! Residents Carleen L. Charles F. Hilario T. Harvey J. Antonio R. Valentin M. Dorothy J. Phil M. Staff Sasha B.  Hospitality Aide Abigail F. CNA Brianna H. CNA Amanda O. Central Supply/Pharmacy Bridget M. Hospitality Aide Leslie D.  Receptionist Melinda R. CNA Lillie T. Driver Elaine R. CNA Toni G. CNA Shanay S.... Read More

Resident of the Month: Long Term Unit

Jan 3, 2019 — Our Long-stay Resident of the Month is Patricia S. Born and raised in San Antonio, she taught 6th grade math and was also a housewife. She went to college in San Antonio. She was married to Donald (now passed) for 20 years. She has a son and 2 daughters. Her hobbies include watching animal shows... Read More

Letter From Administration

Jan 3, 2019 — William Pomeroy, Administrator Happy New Year from the staff of Kirkwood Manor! We are excited about what the new year brings, and we hope to bring solutions to the many challenges our community may experience this year. We continue to be blessed with great staff, physician teams, residents, patients and family members and the many... Read More

Prepare Your Skin For Winter

Dec 2, 2018 — Dry, itchy and cracked skin goes hand-in-hand with the winter season. Changes in temperatures and humidity, indoor heating, hot showers and baths remove important oils and moisture from the skin causing dryness, flakiness and cracking of the skin. Read on for some TLC for your winter-weary skin. Bathing. Hot water bathing breaks body oil that... Read More

Resident of the Month – Short Term Unit

Dec 2, 2018 — Betty O. is our Short-stay Resident of the Month. She was born and raised in Comal county. Her occupation was a Premium Analyst at USAA in San Antonio, where she started right out of high school. She retired from there 40+ years later. She was married for 40 years (husband now passed) and has 1... Read More

KM Rehab Superstar

Dec 2, 2018 — Hilmar came to Kirkwood Manor from home after a short hospitalization due to health issues which greatly affected his daily living activities such as standing, walking, spending time with family, or leaving his home. When Hilmar arrived at Kirkwood Manor his balance, muscle strength, and gait were severely impaired due to his health issues. This... Read More

Volunteer of the Month

Dec 2, 2018 — Our VOM is Annabelle Offman. She has just started volunteering here at KM; and normally helps with Bingo & ice cream on the weekends. Residents love her sweet nature. She grew up in La Vernia, about 45 minutes from here. Her hobbies include theater, volunteering, and walking dogs. Her favorite color is GREEN and favorite... Read More

Resident of the Month – Long term Unit

Dec 2, 2018 — Our Long-stay Resident of the Month is Vonda W. Born in Harlingen, Texas (in the valley) & raised in the Rio Grande valley, she spent most of her life working as a bookkeeper. She went to college at University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburgh. She has a daughter Linda. Her hobbies include boating, fishing, walking,... Read More