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Laurel Square Celebrates National Skilled Nursing Care Week

Throughout the week of May 9th, we celebrated National Skilled Nursing Care Week. Our staff members are superheroes who make our Laurel Square community great – we’re so thankful for the work they do for our residents and families each day.   Staff members enjoyed water ice, pretzels, and specialty raffle baskets donated by Penn Medicine.  […]

Santa Brings Gifts and Holiday Cheer to Laurel Square

Our residents were thrilled when they received a visit from a very special guest: Santa Claus! He visited residents in their rooms one-by-one and delivered gifts and holiday cheer to each of them. This year, one thing was different, Santa had a mask under his long white beard. Even though the holidays didn’t look the same as we continue to follow health […]

Keeping Residents Active While Social Distancing

Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center staff take every opportunity to keep residents active – even with COVID-19 regulations in place. We brought the bowling alley to the halls of our facility for a fun activity that staff and residents could enjoy together while still practicing social distancing.  It’s just one of the many ways […]

Laurel Square Marks the Holidays with Live Entertainment, Sweet Treats and More

The holiday season at Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center brings lots of cherished traditions. This December, Laurel Square staff decorated our facility, making sure each resident feels at home during the holidays. Residents enjoyed our annual Holiday Party, which featured live renditions of favorite holiday songs, a delicious dinner and decadent desserts.

Laurel Square Visits Penn Museum

Residents at Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center are engaged physically and intellectually thanks to our array of activities. Residents this summer visited the Penn Museum where they learned about archaeology and anthropology. Its galleries display objects discovered during archaeological excavations and anthropological field work. We look forward to our next field trip!

Happy 100! Laurel Square Celebrates Milestone Birthday

When one of Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center’s residents reaches a milestone birthday, our residents, staff and community members come together to commemorate the special day. Resident Mary Covington celebrated her 100th birthday earlier this month. She enjoyed birthday activities and posed for photos like this one with staff members Cheryl Balger and John […]

Laurel Square Honors Grandmas with Special Holiday

Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center residents love their grandchildren and our staff wanted to return the love to all the grandmothers with a special celebration in their honor, Gorgeous Grandma Day. Laurel Square’s grandmothers were invited to dress up and don their favorite head-wear for the facility’s new holiday. Residents loved the chance to […]

BBQ Brings Summer Fun to Laurel Square

For our residents, the summer season is a time for fun. Each year, Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center hosts hallmark summer pastimes for our residents. This summer, residents had a blast at our barbecue, tasting their favorite summer treats and enjoying the pleasant weather.

Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, formerly Marwood Rest Home, is now under the management of Nationwide Healthcare Services

For Immediate Press Release July 1, 2016. Laurel Square Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center, formerly Marwood Rest Home, is now under the management of Nationwide Healthcare Services, a progressive and innovative Healthcare Management Company operating Nursing & Rehabilitation Centers in Pennsylvania and Delaware. The 87-bed facility, located on Oak Lane Avenue in Philadelphia, is now poised […]