Birdman chats with Emil Palensar, DPT, the Physical Therapist with the Haven of Lakeside about physical therapy in a skilled nursing facility, difference between outpatient therapy and skilled nursing facilities, fall prevention, the role therapists play in your health, and the functions of a physical therapist, occupational therapist, and speech language pathologist.
 
 
Who is Emil Palensar?
 
Emil was born and raised in the White Mountains, and is a St. Johns native. After he graduated from St. Johns High School, Emil enlisted in the U.S. Army, where he served for three years. From then he attended Arizona State University for his undergraduate degree in kinesiology, and then moved to St. Augustine, Florida where he earned his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at St. Augustine University for Health Sciences.
 
As a Physical Therapist, Emil has worked in both the outpatient, and impatient settings. He worked with White Mountain Outpatient Therapy for four years, until he transferred to the impatient setting. There, Emil found his niche, skilled nursing facilities, where he has continued practicing for over seven years. 
 

About Haven of Lakeside:

Our Mission is to be the provider of choice in the communities we serve, a gathering place for caring professionals, and a safe haven for residents to thrive, one person, one family at a time.

Haven of Lakeside began operations in March of 2015. They are a 107 bed skilled nursing facility that offers a wide array of expertise in physical, occupational, and speech therapy, dementia care, and global cognitive impairment. Haven of Lakeside has two long-term care units, one post-acute rehab unit, one secured wandering dementia unit, and their newly opened secured behavioral unit.

Haven of Lakeside belongs to Haven Health Group LLC which is the largest provider of skilled nursing care in rural Arizona.

Located : 3401 N. Lockwood Drive | Lakeside, AZ | 85929

 

The following are the sponsors of the BIRDMAN ON THE MOUNTAIN show, please visit them and give them your support when you can, as they make this show possible. 

Premier Sponsors:

Summit Healthcare


Active Digital Signage

America One Storage - Mail and Ship

Black Bull | White Buffalo

Bodyworks Health and Fitness

ChangePoint Integrated Health

Haven of Lakeside

Haven of Show Low

The House Restaurant

The Lion's Den

The Painted Ladies

Maverick Magazine

New Horizons Physical Therapy

North Star Salon

PersNIKKIty's

The Pour Station - WM Purified Water

Salt Restaurant & Wine Bar

Solterra Senior Living

Vinnedge Signworks

White Mountain Donuts

White Mountain Family Fun Park

VFW #9907

 

Direct download: 101017_HavenofLakeside_Final.mp3
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Birdman chats with Sarah Bowden the Business Office Manager, Brianna Ortega the Admissions Manager and also does Marketing, and Patsy Hamilton the Activities Director of Haven of Lakeside.

They discuss the importance of having a strong Activities Department in their setting and share a few upcoming community events.

Website: http://havenhg.com/lakeside.html

 *The 6th Annual Halloween Bash is coming up! Come integrate with the residents. There will be games and lots of Candy! If anyone is interested in donating candy, please bring it by. We appreciate it!

*This December will be the 1st Annual Polar Express. Bring the children in their pajamas, there will be hot cocoa, story telling, and a showing of the Polar Express. More details to come!!

Located : 3401 N. Lockwood Drive | Lakeside, AZ | 85929

(Located behind the Maverik in Lakeside, across from Joy's furniture, the building with the blue metal roof.)

About Haven of Lakeside:

Our Mission is to be the provider of choice in the communities we serve, a gathering place for caring professionals, and a safe haven for residents to thrive, one person, one family at a time.

Haven of Lakeside began operations in March of 2015. They are a 107 bed skilled nursing facility that offers a wide array of expertise in physical, occupational, and speech therapy, dementia care, and global cognitive impairment. Haven of Lakeside has two long-term care units, one post-acute rehab unit, one secured wandering dementia unit, and their newly opened secured behavioral unit.

Haven of Lakeside belongs to Haven Health Group LLC which is the largest provider of skilled nursing care in rural Arizona.

 

Direct download: 090517_HavenofLakeside_Final.mp3
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Birdman chats with Tyson Taylor, Executive Director and Mary Coy, Behavioral Unit Manager about the Haven of Lakeside facility and their behavioral unit.

Website: http://havenhg.com/lakeside.html

 

About Haven of Lakeside:

Our Mission is to be the provider of choice in the communities we serve, a gathering place for caring professionals, and a safe haven for residents to thrive, one person, one family at a time.

Haven of Lakeside began operations in March of 2015. They are a 107 bed skilled nursing facility that offers a wide array of expertise in physical, occupational, and speech therapy, dementia care, and global cognitive impairment. Haven of Lakeside has two long-term care units, one post-acute rehab unit, one secured wandering dementia unit, and their newly opened secured behavioral unit.

Haven of Lakeside belongs to Haven Health Group LLC which is the largest provider of skilled nursing care in rural Arizona.

Located : 3401 N. Lockwood Drive | Lakeside, AZ | 85929

 

 

Who is Tyson Taylor?

Tyson Taylor, MBA-Executive Director

Tyson has worked in the healthcare field on and off since 2006. Prior to working with Haven Healthcare, Tyson worked as a can for Heritage Health Care for two years. He worked for Deseret Mutual benefit insurance company for four years. He also spent a year working with the Haven Healthcare corporate office prior to becoming the Executive Director at Haven of Lakeside. Tyson has his BA in Biology from Utah Valley University, and has an MBA with an emphasis in health care administration from Benedictine University. Tyson loves working in healthcare, and has spent a lot of time building relationships over the last year with the community, and the Haven of Lakeside facility. Tyson and his wife Becky have three kids and one on the way. Tyson enjoys the outdoors and likes fishing, hunting, hiking, and camping. He also enjoys the occasional round of golf.

 

 

Who is Mary Coy?

Mary Coy LPN-Behavioral Unit Manager

Mary has been in the healthcare field for twenty years. Mary earned her degree at Estrella Mountain Community College. She has worked in a variety of nursing settings ranging from acute to behavioral, but found her passion in the Geriatric Alzheimer/ Dementia field. Although Mary has worked in a variety of locations, she loves to call the White Mountains home, and has worked in this community for many years. When Mary is not working she enjoys gardening, wildlife photography, and spending time with her family.

 

 

The following are the sponsors of the BIRDMAN ON THE MOUNTAIN show, please visit them and give them your support when you can, as they make this show possible. 

Premier Sponsors:

Summit Healthcare


Active Digital Signage

America One Storage - Mail and Ship

Black Bull | White Buffalo

Bodyworks Health and Fitness

ChangePoint Integrated Health

Haven of Show Low

The House Restaurant

The Lion's Den

The Painted Ladies

Maverick Magazine

New Horizons Physical Therapy

North Star Salon

PersNIKKIty's

The Pour Station - WM Purified Water

Salt Restaurant & Wine Bar

Solterra Senior Living

Vinnedge Signworks

White Mountain Donuts

White Mountain Family Fun Park

VFW #9907

Your Hometown Sears (Celebrating 20 Years on)

 

 

 

Direct download: 080117HavenofLakeside_Final.mp3
Category:HavenofLakeside -- posted at: 10:00am PDT

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