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Life Care Center of Michigan City hosts Taste and Tour

On Oct. 12, 2016, local health care workers visited Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, for a Taste and Tour.

Two doctors and their wives, one nurse practitioner, six case managers, one therapist, one chaplain and 13 doctors’ staffers came by for a 12-minute tour of the building and a take-home pasta meal from a local Italian restaurant, with chopped salad and dessert provided by the facility.

Life Care Center of Michigan City treats first responders to lunch

On Sept. 20, 2017, Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, hosted a lunch to honor all first responders in the region.

More than 30 police officers, firefighters, EMTs, sheriff’s officers and ambulance staff came to enjoy fried chicken with corn, mashed potatoes and gravy, rolls, chips, pop and a buttercream cake....

Life Care Center of Michigan City nursing aide becomes LPN

On July 27, 2017, Desiree Spang, a certified nursing assistant at Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, became a licensed practical nurse.

Spang completed her LPN courses at Indiana Vocational Technical College and received her nursing pin during the graduation ceremony....

Life Care Center of Michigan City undergoing renovations

Our facility is getting a facelift!

Attractive changes are underway. New carpet now graces the floors. New paint and tile brighten the entryway, and we have new decorations coming this summer.....

Life Care Center of Michigan City partners with local radio station

On June 30, 2017, Jamin Johnson, business development director for Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, was a special guest on a local radio station.

WIMS radio host Ric Federighi interviewed Johnson about the facility and its recent achievements. Johnson shared about Life Care Center of Michigan City’s five-star rating in patient outcomes...

Life Care Center of Michigan City hosts Fourth Annual Health Fair

On April 20, 2017, Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, held its Fourth Annual Health Fair.

Dozens of facility residents, family members, associates and community members attended and enjoyed visiting 43 vendor booths. Local businesses shared information, and guests learned about all kinds of options to help them, including home health, Meals on Wheels, YMCA fitness offerings, medical supplies, cancer foundations and more....

Life Care Center of Michigan City helps Bowen get home

On March 18, 2017, Grace Bowen came to Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, for rehabilitation after fracturing her lumbar.

Bowen underwent physical therapy seven days a week and occupational therapy six days a week. When she started, she needed extensive assistance with bathing and all of her mobility activities, from walking to balance while sitting and standing. She also needed some assistance with her hygiene tasks and getting dressed.

Life Care Center of Michigan City helps woman recover from broken leg

Sylvia Thomas was at the library when she accidentally tripped over her cane and fell.

Her fall resulted in immense pain and, later, the diagnosis of a fractured left femur.

On Jan. 11, 2017, Thomas came to Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, for therapies to help her get back home safely....

Life Care Center of Michigan City helps woman recover from broken leg

Dorothy Wiley fractured her right femur after falling down the stairs at home.

On Aug. 10, 2016, Wiley came to Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, for rehabilitation. When she arrived, she needed extensive assistance to walk, get out of bed, transfer from one surface to another, bathe and balance while sitting and standing....

Life Care Center of Michigan City hosts Breakfast with Santa

On Dec. 5, 2015, children and grandchildren of residents and associates at Life Care Center of Michigan City, Indiana, had a lot of fun at the center’s Breakfast with Santa.

With around 60 attendees, the center divided the French toast stick and sausage breakfast into two sittings. The breakfast was truly a team effort.