Sunrise Campus News

Find out the latest and greatest from Sunrise Retirement Community in Sioux City, Iowa.


Ask The Nurse; How can I tell if someone is having a stroke?

August 4, 2017

There are ten signs. Urgency is the best prescription for recovery of a stroke. Do not wait. Go to the Emergency Room or call an ambulance immediately if experiencing any of these symptoms. Early treatment […]

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Connecting Seniors Across All Levels of Continuum

July 27, 2017

Sunrise has been a part of the Sioux City community for close to 60 years, and just like the old adage goes: The more things change, the more they stay the same. Even when Sunrise […]

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Emergency Preparedness

July 5, 2017

During the last week of June, I attended an educational seminar about emergency preparedness and planning for catastrophic events. New regulations put more emphasis on planning for disasters, especially in the wake of large scale […]

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Reasons To Consider An Assisted Living Community

June 30, 2017

Assisted Living communities are designed to provide the necessary assistance, ranging from minimal support to comprehensive care, which allows you to continue to live your life with balance and peace of mind. Moving into a […]

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Sunrise Receives Grant from Powell

June 21, 2017

Sunrise Retirement Community has been awarded a grant for $5,000 to fund the purchase of a new Hoyer lift. The lift is an assistive device that aides caregivers when transferring or re-positioning a skilled nursing […]

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Wrenn to Lead Sunrise Board

June 20, 2017

Sunrise Retirement Community has announced its officers and board of directors for 2016-2017. Sunrise elected Corey Wrenn, Vice President, Treasurer, and CCO for Pecaut & Company as the new president of the board. Other elected […]

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Siouxland Senior Open Raises over $20,000 for Sunrise Alzheimer’s Care

June 16, 2017

Golfers and sponsors raised over $20,000 at the 25th Annual Siouxland Senior Open to benefit Sunrise Alzheimer’s care. The event, held May 24 at Two River’s Golf Course, established Jeff Donaldson as Siouxland’s senior men’s […]

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Sunrise Honors Volunteers

June 15, 2017

Eighty volunteers were recognized at the annual Volunteer Luncheon held at The Pointe at Sunrise on April 7.  In 2015 two-hundred and fifty volunteers invested an estimated 5,000 hours of service to Sunrise and its […]

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National Certified Nursing Assistant’s Week 2017

June 14, 2017

“I feel good at the end of the day when I leave, because I know I not only did my job, but I really made a difference in people’s lives and they count on me. […]

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Ask The Nurse; How much physical activity do I need?

June 7, 2017

The goal is 30 minutes of moderate endurance activity on most or all days of the week. Every day is best but anything is better than nothing. Try to do all four types of exercise. […]

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