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Hammond-Whiting Care Center resident was part of Patton’s Army

Edward Kutnik with his war medals

As the Fourth of July approaches, Edward Kutnik, a resident at Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Whiting, Indiana, has a lot to be proud of as he reflects on his time serving his country.

Kutnik is a World War II veteran who served in Europe from 1943-1945...

Kidd finds rehab success at Hammond-Whiting Care Center

Arthur Kidd

On Dec. 3, 2016, Arthur Kidd came to Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Hammond, Indiana, for rehabilitation.

Kidd was experiencing a decline in function due to colon cancer and surgery. He also struggled with high blood pressure and heart failure. When he arrived, he had trouble walking, needed minimal assistance with most of his activities of daily living and required moderate assistance with bathing....

Hammond-Whiting Care Center kicks off family nights

Sarah Milligan from the Alzheimer’s Association talks about dementia.

Hammond-Whiting Care Center in Hammond, Indiana, hosted its first family night on Jan. 26, 2017, with a special Alzheimer’s program.

Sarah Milligan from the Alzheimer’s Association presented to the attending residents’ family members about the basics of dementia. The facility also provided snacks for the guests....