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The Lane House helps local man return home after stroke

Dayanand Kiran, physical therapist, with Allen Wray

After a stroke, Allen Wray came to The Lane House in Crawfordsville, Indiana, for rehabilitation.

Wray needed physical, occupational and speech therapies to regain his independence. When he arrived on Aug. 23, 2016, he needed total assistance with getting out of bed, transferring from one surface to another (such as from a wheelchair to a regular chair), walking and getting his upper body dressed....

U.S. News & World Report names The Lane House a Best Nursing Home

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The Lane House in Crawfordsville, Indiana, has been named a 2016-2017 U.S. News & World Report Best Nursing Home.

U.S. News & World Report rates centers using data from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services covering health inspections, nurse staffing and quality of care.

Fewer than 13 percent of nursing homes received a Best rating.

The Lane House hosts barbecue picnic for end of summer

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On Sept. 27, 2016, residents, family members and friends gathered at The Lane House in Crawfordsville, Indiana, for the fun-filled End-of-Summer Barbecue and Picnic.

Two grills were set up, allowing the dietary “grill masters” to cook and serve fresh off the fire the traditional barbecue fare of hot dogs, hamburgers and cheeseburgers. Side dishes included baked beans, watermelon and homemade potato salad.

Whatever It Takes And Then Some winners – November 2015

Peggy Manion, restorative aide at The Lane House in Crawfordsville, Indiana, went beyond the call of duty to help serve a new resident who only spoke Mandarin. He had been deconditioned before coming to the facility and needed to walk more regularly. Manion looked up several words in Mandarin, then wrote out the English word and the Chinese word side by side.