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Whatever It Takes And Then Some winners – March 2017

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Amy Battles-Borkowski, occupational therapist at Evergreen House Health Center in East Providence, Rhode Island, took her own time and supplies to make sensory books for residents with dementia. Residents use their hands to feel the material and interact with the book on a tactile level while reading. Each book is individualized for each person’s interests....

Evergreen House activity assistant wins statewide Team Spirit Award

Kayla Melo

On Sept. 17, 2016, Kayla Melo, activities assistant at Evergreen House Health Center in East Providence, Rhode Island, received the 2016 Rhode Island Health Care Association Team Spirit Award

The award was presented during the organization’s annual awards luncheon, held this year in Warwick. Although Melo was unable to attend the banquet because she was traveling, her facility team surprised her before she left and let her know about the award.