News

Our New Director of Nursing

— We would like to extend a warm welcome to Charlene Cantu Burgess, RN, as the newest member of our SJM Team. Charlene started as our Director of Nursing on April 15, 2019 with 25 years of longterm care experience. Please stop by and say hello.

National Stroke Month

— How can you determine if you are having a stroke? A stroke may cause numbness in the face, arm or leg, usually on one side. If it’s hard for you to smile, a stroke may be occurring. Strokes may cause incoherent speech or slurred speech Strokes may cause paralysis. If you are unable to raise... Read More

May Employee of the Month: Esmeralda Pereznegron

— San Jacinto Manor would like to Congratulate Esmeralda Pereznegron, May’s Employee of the Month. Esmeralda started working at SJM in July 2018 working in our Housekeeping and Laundry Department. She is a hard worker, team player and always has a smile. Laura is a loyal employee and a positive person. Thank you Esmeralda for your... Read More

National Nursing Home Week May 12th – 18th 2018

— Come Celebrate with us during National Nursing Home Week! This week was established in 1967 by AHCA, a weeklong of observation and recognizing all nursing homes. At SJM, we celebrate this week by having a different theme each day. We encourage all residents, staff, family and friends to dress up each day. Make sure you... Read More

May 12: Mother’s Day

— Mother’s Day celebrates moms, foster moms, surrogate moms, grandmothers, aunts, and the other important women role models in your life. Approximately 152 million cards are mailed and 122 calls are made on Mother’s Day! President Woodrow Wilson declared May 9, 1914 as the first Mother’s Day. Be sure to celebrate the mom in your life... Read More

April Employee of the Month: Carolyn Clay

— San Jacinto Manor would like to Congratulate April’s Employee of the Month, Carolyn Clay. Carolyn started working at SJM in August 2017. She is a Certified Medication Aid working on the 2-10- shift. Carolyn is a hard worker, team player and always is willing to help with whatever is needed. We “Thank You” for your... Read More

Help us Celebrate Occupational Therapy Month

— April marks the recognized celebration of National Occupational Therapy Month. Occupational Therapy helps treat people recovering from injury to regain skills, and providing support for individuals who experience physical and cognitive changes. The common conditions they treat are in hands, hips, shoulders, and head. Occupational Therapy have a perspective, in which the focus is on... Read More

Celebrate San Jacinto Day on April 21st

— San Jacinto Day is a day of “State Pride” for all Texans in the United States on April 21 each year. This day commemorates the Battle of San Jacinto that was fought between the Texan Army and the Mexican forces, which took place on April 21, 1836. The battle was a turning point for Texas... Read More

Easter Egg-ellent Hunt!

— Kids, grab your baskets and come to San Jacinto Manor for our Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Good Friday, April 19, 2019 at 2:30. This year we will be having games, refreshments, fun and more. We’ve heard the Easter Bunny will be stopping by with eggs too. The Egg Hunt will start promptly at 3... Read More

The Origins of Easter

— The Easter holiday is a very important celebration in Christianity and honors Jesus Christ’s resurrection from the dead. The Christian church celebrates Easter on the first Sunday after the first full moon after March 21. This year Easter falls on April 21. Each year, Easter is preceded by Lent, a 40-day period of reflection and... Read More