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Life Care Center of the South Shore rehabs softball player

Greg Adams reads his radio ad.

Avid softball player Greg Adams was involved in a horrible automobile accident in February 2018.

Adams was loading groceries into his car in a grocery store parking lot when he was struck by a vehicle. The accident fractured his left tibia and fibula and crushed his foot, which required him to have a partial amputation and muscle graft...

Couple finds rehab success at Life Care Center of the South Shore

Anna and Robert Crocker dance.

On a very hot July 4, 2018, Anna Crocker woke up feeling a little dizzy but thought that breakfast might help.

She and her husband of 66 years, Robert, decided to go out for breakfast. While walking out to the car, Anna’s shoe fell off, and she stepped barefoot onto the pavement, burning the sole of her foot and causing her to fall and hit her head...

Motorcycle accident survivor thanks Life Care South Shore for rehab

Left to right: Barbara Foster, physical therapist; Patrice Fitzgerald, occupational therapist; Lorraine Edwards; and Kathy Behm, director of rehab

On Oct. 24, 2017, Lorraine Edwards had a special reason to visit Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts.

Just two weeks after the first anniversary of the accident that took her husband’s life and her left leg, Edwards returned to the facility that got her back on her feet to say thank you....

Life Care Center of the South Shore helps woman recover from fall

Althea Fisk

Althea Fisk entered Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts, on June 6, 2017, only able to walk 12 feet with the assistance of a walker.

A recent fall at home left Fisk with a compression fracture prohibiting her independent mobility. She was unable to easily dress herself as well as perform other basic living activities without assistance....

Life Care Center of the South Shore helps cellulitis patient get home

Ronald Bryant

Ronald Bryant came to Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts, on Dec. 14, 2016, for rehabilitation for his cellulitis, a bacterial infection of the skin.

When he arrived, Bryant needed moderate assistance with several self-care tasks, including getting dressed, and minimal assistance with his daily grooming, bathing and transferring from the bed to a chair....

Life Care Center of the South Shore cooks out for Council on Aging

Attendees at the luncheon

On June 22, 2017, Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts, hosted a Kicking off Summer Cookout for the local Council on Aging.

About 50 attendees from Marshfield, Scituate and Norwell, Massachusetts, came to the facility for a delicious lunch prepared by the dietary staff....

Life Care Center of the South Shore honors public servants

Left to right: Danielle Cella, activity director; Fred Willette, food service director; and Stephen Jeffery, executive director

On April 28, 2017, Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts, hosted a Public Service Appreciation Breakfast for local heroes.

The facility invited members of the Scituate Department of Public Works, the Scituate Fire Department, the Scituate Police Department, Brewster Ambulance Company and Scituate Selectman....

December 2016 Whatever It Takes And Then Some winners

Christmas tree stock photo

Dawn Nisby, nurse manager at Life Care Center of the South Shore in Scituate, Massachusetts, came in on her day off to decorate one of the nurses’ stations for Christmas. She paid for all the decorations out of her own pocket and made two trips to the Christmas tree shop.