Featured Volunteer

January 28, 2018 — Volunteer, Joe Anaya, can be seen every Friday morning at 10am in the dining room playing music along with the Catholic services. He is from Santa Fe and really enjoys playing here for the residents. Thank you Joe for your service!

Employee of the month

January 28, 2018 — Sara Lopez was chosen by the residents for January’s Employee of the Month. She was born in Delicias, Chihuahua, Mexico and has worked at Santa Fe Care Center since April, 2017. Before that she worked as a caregiver for five years with Alzheimer patients. Sara says, “I love my job and I hope I stay... Read More


January 28, 2018 — New Activities Director, David Pacheco My name is David Pacheco, and I’m excited and look forward to providing you all with a festive and eventful year! I have been in Healthcare for 15 years and finally found my calling in Activities. I have learned so much patience and have so much compassion working with residents... Read More

Letter from the Administrator

January 28, 2018 — Dear Residents, Families and Friends of Santa Fe Care Center, Thank you for allowing us to care for you or your loved one! The month of February is a great time to show our love for each other and really celebrate our community. I’m very grateful for all of you and our wonderful staff. Please... Read More

Happy Birthday!

January 28, 2018 — Residents Candelaria G. February 02 Frances A. February 02 Marion B. February 03 Andres G. February 04 Valerie S. February 04 John C. February 05 Candice R. February 05 Diana M. February 06 Edward M. February 12 Consuelo G. February 18 Frances S. February 21 Martha S. February 28 Staff Lisa Branch, C.N.A. February 02... Read More

Help us Help you during this Flu Season

January 24, 2018 — The 2017/2018 Flu Season is already proving to be a challenge especially for the elderly. You can help us help you and our residents by being knowledgeable about Seasonal Flu. The following information is from the CDC (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). Take Time to Get a Flu Vaccine CDC recommends a yearly flu... Read More

Employee Successes

January 3, 2018 — SALWA BEALS, RN, RAC-CT Salwa Beals has been working as the MDS coordinator at Santa Fe Care Center for a little more than a year. Salwa recently became certified as a Resident Assessment Coordinator, which gives her the credentials of RAC-CT. Salwa is always adding challenging accomplishments to her repertoire, which help her become even... Read More

Nursing at it’s Best

January 3, 2018 — John Hoogerhuies seems to have some sort of 5th sense when it comes to keeping his residents happy, content and entertained and all he has to do is be present and keep wearing those fun, conversational hats he loves to wear. When asked why he wears these awesome hats during his work day in an... Read More

Philanthropy at its Finest

January 3, 2018 — David Torres Jr. chose Santa Fe Care Center to volunteer as often as he could. His clear love for helping others and bringing entertainment through stories he shares and activities he initiates was certainly noticed by many at Santa Fe Care Center. He has been responsible for much of the framed photography and artwork hanging... Read More

Pet of the Year

January 3, 2018 — Lucy Brewer is magnificent, vibrant and beloved member of the Santa Fe Care Center Family. Lucy is a “yorkie-pom” breed which makes her perfect for sitting on laps. Lucy has enjoyed a comfy life at Santa Fe Care Center for a few years and is proudly owned by Joyce Brewer, who so generously shares her... Read More