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New Medicare cards to be issued to beneficiaries
New Medicare cards to be issued to beneficiaries
Between April, 2018 and April, 2019, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services will mail new paper Medicare cards to all people with Medicare.  When you or your representative receive the new Medicare card, please bring it to Westside Terrace Healthcare’s business office so we will have your new information on file. To make them
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Dothan nursing home makes addition to its royal ranks
Dothan nursing home makes addition to its royal ranks

DOTHAN, Alabama – A new queen has taken her reign in the Dothan community to help advocate for older citizens. Josephine Williams, 85, has been chosen as the new Ms. Westside Terrace Healthcare and will represent the long-term care facility. The former teacher’s assistant was chosen from a field of 10 competitors during an afternoon

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Nursing home gets moving for National Walk @ Lunch Day
Nursing home gets moving for National Walk @ Lunch Day

DOTHAN, Alabama – Sometimes, it’s easy to forget that walking is one of the most simple and effective forms of exercise. A Dothan nursing home will help lead the way in making sure people don’t take walking for granted this month. Residents and staff at Westside Terrace Healthcare will be on the move to celebrate

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Nursing home and families celebrate love this week
Nursing home and families celebrate love this week

DOTHAN, Alabama – One Dothan nursing home is showing the love for its residents and their families by celebrating Valentine’s Day in style. Tuesday, Westside Terrace Healthcare began three nights of fine dining and music this week for its community. Since 2007, Westside has been welcoming the Valentine’s Day holiday with steak and shrimp dinners

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Alabama election comes to Westside Terrace residents
Alabama election comes to Westside Terrace residents

DOTHAN, Alabama – As the race for Alabama’s open U.S. Senate winds down, nearly 30,000 potential voters may not be in the spotlight as much as the race’s two frontrunners, but their voices will be heard. Nursing home residents are still part of process and have the right to vote. So they don’t miss out,

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Senior center on the brink of closing gets holiday miracle
Senior center on the brink of closing gets holiday miracle

(December 6, 2017) DOTHAN, Alabama – Within weeks of shutting its doors forever, the Haleburg Senior Citizen Center needed a miracle ‑ and quick. A $5,000 budget shortfall meant that seniors in the rural community of Columbia, Alabama, would lose out on the place that served their social and nutritional needs for more than 20

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Westside Terrace reaches out to community to help seniors during the holidays
Westside Terrace reaches out to community to help seniors during the holidays

(November 19, 2017) DOTHAN, Alabama – Dothan seniors have something extra to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. For the seventh year, Westside Terrace Healthcare has appealed to the community to help them provide holiday meals for people in need. The skilled nursing home’s Cornucopia of Care food drive has collected canned goods and other non-perishables

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U.S. News & World Report ranks Westside Terrace as a top nursing home
U.S. News & World Report ranks Westside Terrace as a top nursing home

In a ranking of the more than 15,000 skilled nursing homes, U.S. News & World Report has recognized Dothan’s Westside Terrace Healthcare as one of America’s Best Nursing Homes. Of the 225 Alabama nursing homes ranked for 2017-18, there were only 44 recognized as top performers. “We are thankful for everything our amazing team of

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Fall Carnival
Fall Carnival

Family and Friends come and have lots of fun. We will have a jumpy, games, cake walk, food and lots of candy and prizes! Candy, cakes and cookie donations are welcome!!!!!!

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Cornucopia of Care
Cornucopia of Care

Westside Terrace Healthcare is having our 7th Annual Cornucopia of Care in November. This year, we would like to invite everyone to be a part of our yearly food drive just for senior citizens. Celebrating Thanksgiving can often be a difficult time for seniors in our community. As we celebrate what we are thankful for

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