A Knott Co. HRC Easter

Knott County Health and Rehabilitation residents were delighted to have company and converse with each other over a delicious Easter meal and share precious time with each other and although it was cold outside, some still hid eggs and gave Easter baskets as gifts. All of the residents received lessons on how Snapchat worked and…

March Madness at Knott Co. HRC

Knott County Health and Rehabilitation staff and residents donned Kentucky blue as they prepared to watch the Wildcats take on Kansas State in the Sweet 16 on Thursday night. Equipped with pom poms and the facility decorated with blue and white balloons, the crew joined residents in eating pizza and game day snacks to cheer…

Knott Co. HRC’s Karen Watts Wins Volunteer Award

Knott County HRC’s Karen Watts, the 2017 KAHCF Volunteer of the Year winner, was honored by the Kentucky River Development District and given the 2018 Elder Abuse Nursing Home Volunteer Award. Watts’ mother, Nadinne Waddell, accepted the award on her behalf and took a photo with Miss Kentucky to commemorate the achievement since Watts could…

My Funny Valentine

Love was in the air and in the vocal cords as the staff at Knott County HRC delivered singing Valentines. Popular classics included “You are my sunshine” and “Teddy Bear.” Staff and residents also helped decorate the facility for the special occasion. Red and pink-colored decorations were everywhere, and staff and residents were almost outnumbered…

Knott Co. HRC Celebrates Maintenance Day

Rain and sleet and snow don’t make the job easy, but our Maintenance Director does whatever it takes to help the staff and residents at Knott County Health and Rehab Center! With National Maintenance Day celebrated annually on Jan. 18, Knott County HRC’s staff had a beautiful sheet cake with balloons made for their head…

A Knott Co. HRC Christmas

It wasn’t the North Pole but there were plenty of gifts and awards being handed out at Knott County Health and Rehab on Friday. Dressed in their holiday garb, staff and their families came to celebrate Christmas. Administrator Ruby Pigman took the time to recognize several employees for perfect attendance and awards for several years…

Knott Co. HRC in the county Christmas Parade

On a cold Friday night, the staff of Knott County HRC were all bundled up in their winter coats, wearing red Santa hats and twinkling Christmas bulb necklaces as they enjoyed the annual Knott County Christmas Parade. For the annual downtown parade, KCHRC staff decorated an employee’s truck to be festive and among the floats…

Knott County HRC ranked third in KY

During the 2017 KAHCF Quality Awards, Knott County Health and Rehabilitation Center was named the No. 3 best facility in Kentucky, putting the Hindman facility among the elite within the state. Administrator Ruby Pigman has led an award-winning team that’s committed to making sure this facility (located in the beautiful mountains of Southeastern Kentucky), is…

Halloween at Knott County HRC

It was a fab-BOO-lous time at the annual Knott County Health and Rehabilitation Center’s Halloween Party, with witches, superheroes, clowns and all types of scary creatures roaming the halls and ready to celebrate tricks and treats. The HOSA Club was on site to help decorate the facility with Halloween decorations and help residents dress up…

Knott Co. HRC welcomes the Gingerbread Festival

The three-day Gingerbread Festival officially kicked off in Hindman on Friday, making it the 35th anniversary of the event since its conception and dedicated to the memory of late board member, Jim Phelps, who recently passed away. The festival features great local food, cartoon characters, crafts, adult gingerbread baking competition plus a competition for children,…