MARSEILLES NURSING SERVICE
Marseilles Nursing Service met Feb. 12, called to order by president Becky Tabor. Roll call showed six board members and one staff present.
Kathy Rosengren gave the nurse's report. In January the nurse made contact with 43 residents and 14 pieces of equipment were loaned.
Discussion was about the 100th anniversary next year. Thank you went to Marseilles Sheet Metal for a new furnace. Memorial donations were in memory of Leo Ingmanson, Bill Pitzenbarger and Ray Page.
The annual meeting will be at 10 a.m. Monday, March 12. The community and all service clubs, fraternities, sororities, churches and businesses are encouraged to attend. Refreshments will be served.
Wellness clinics of blood pressure and blood glucose screenings are as follows: 8 a.m. to noon first Wednesday each month at the Nursing Service building; 10 to 11 a.m. third Wednesday at the Manlius Township Building; and on the fourth Wednesday, the Service offers a clinic during the monthly Bridges meeting at the Marseilles American Legion. This meeting is open to the public and includes a potluck followed by bingo, starting at 11:30 a.m.
Equipment available for loan includes motorized chairs, walkers, rollators, commodes, shower chairs and benches, beds, bars, canes and all kinds of supplies. A small deposit is required. Call 815-795-4332 for more information.