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Heritage of Bel-Air Receives National Recognition for Quality Care

Heritage of Bel-Air has been recognized as a 2016 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The award is the first of three distinctions possible through the National Quality Award Program, presented by the American Health Care Association and National Center… Read More

Thousands raised for Pilger Relief

In the wake of the tornadoes that hit Pilger, Nebraska and other areas, many local residents and businesses have held fundraisers for the ongoing recovery effort. ( Click Here for Complete Article  

EXCELLENT TEAMS – Two Chosen from Heritage of Bel Air

Heritage of Bel Air’s own Lisa Ludden, Social Services Assistant (left), and Lori Olson, Staff Development Coordinator were two of ten Vetter Senior Living (VSL) employees chosen to receive additional intensive communication coaching from Erin Bonitto. Lori Olson shares, “Erin Bonitto’s passion and drive for dementia training was contagious. I’m very excited to be able… Read More

Becoming World Class with Resident-centered Dementia Care

Heritage of Bel Air team members completed Comprehensive Dementia Care Training at the Embassy Suites on August 5-6, 2013, featuring Erin Bonitto, Founder and Lead Coach at Gemini Consulting, Inc. Vetter Senior Living is proud to provide this advanced training to its communities. This marks the beginning of a comprehensive program for all team members,… Read More

Residents Utilize iN2L Technology

It’s Never Too Late–iN2L Heritage of Bel Air is utilizing our computer system designed specifically for seniors with the belief that it’s never too late to join the digital revolution.

Music and Massage Help Reduce Agitated Behavior

University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) nursing students present: Evidence Based Strategies to Improve Agitated Behavior in Dementia Patients to a group of 30 staff members at Heritage of Bel Air. The students and Director of Nursing, Cathleen Handke, came to the conclusion that a project that researched music and massage to help reduce behaviors… Read More

Eight Receive Certified Dementia Practitioner’s Certificate

Heritage of Bel Air is proud to announce eight team members that recently received their Certified Dementia Practitioner certificate. The Certified Dementia Practitioner (CDP) is the earned credential that recognizes the highest standard in education and demonstrates the achievement of specialized training in the areas of Alzheimer’s and Dementia care. This certification is essential for… Read More

Vetter Senior Living facilities receive national recognition for outstanding customer and team satisfaction

Heritage of Bel-Air, Norfolk, NE; Heritage Estates, Gering, NE; Papillion Manor, Papillion, NE; Hooper Care Center, Hooper, NE; Heritage of Emerson, Emerson, NE; received My InnerView Excellence in Action awards from National Research Corporation. This honor recognizes skilled nursing homes that achieve the highest levels of satisfaction excellence, as demonstrated by overall resident or employee… Read More