Dietitian on site 1-2 times monthly at Villa Pines

Dietitian, Paulette Kicinski consults 1-2 times monthly  at Villa Pines Living Center since 1990.  Paulette graduated from Cardinal Stritch University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science and Nutrition and a Masters degree from UW Stout.  She  provides  nutritional assessments for new admissions, annual reviews and residents with  nutritional risk.  She also does in-depth assessments for residents  with complex health issues such as CHF, weight loss/gain issues, Diabetes, Wounds, tube feeding  which require close monitoring to promote health of both our long and short term rehabilitation residents.

Villa Pines Offers Complex Wound Care

Villa Pines Living Center offers comprehensive wound management.  Dr. Kevin Fierra wound certified MD makes rounds at Villa Pines on a weekly basis, and Peg Heider wound certified RN monitors wound care routinely.  They are part of an interdisciplinary team of professionals at Villa Pines involved in treatment options, care and progress monitoring of complex wounds.  Positive outcomes promote the well-being of both long and short-term rehab residents in our community.