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- Ellen R. / Defiance Ohio
- Gilbert G. / Defiance Ohio
- Sue G. / Defiance Ohio
- John H. / Defiance Ohio
- Rita S. / Defiance Ohio
- Ed B. / Defiance Ohio
- Andrew S. / Defiance Ohio
- Kevan B. / Defiance Ohio
- Earlene A. / Defiance Ohio
- Lynn S. / Defiance Ohio
- Cheryl B / Defiance Ohio
- Wayne K. / Defiance Ohio
- Thomas R. / Defiance Ohio
- Connie L. / Defiance Ohio
- Linda C. / Defiance Ohio
- Mary M. / Defiance Ohio
- Victoria B. / Defiance Ohio
- Revella B. / Defiance Ohio
- Evelyn S. / Defiance Ohio
- Christopher W. / Defiance Ohio
- Albert C. / Defiance Ohio
- Ruth F. / Defiance Ohio
- Helen S. / Defiance Ohio
- Cheryl N. / Defiance Ohio
- Diane S. / Defiance Ohio
- Barbara M. / Defiance Ohio
- Wilberta I. / Defiance Ohio
- Michael R. / Defiance Ohio
- Kevan B. / Defiance Ohio
- ADAM C. / Defiance Ohio
- ROBERT P. / Defiance Ohio
- JUDY L. / Defiance Ohio
- KERRY & ROBERT M. / Defiance Ohio
- Cynthia M. / Defiance Ohio
- Henry S. / Defiance Ohio
- Edward B. / Defiance Ohio
- Roberta M. / Defiance Ohio
- Walter W. / Defiance Ohio
- Thomas S. / Defiance Ohio
- LouAnna G. / Defiance Ohio
- Lynn F. / Defiance Ohio
- Frances C. / Defiance Ohio
- Bill M. / Defiance Ohio
- Allan C. / Defiance Ohio
- Betty B. / Defiance Ohio
- Hugh W. / Defiance Ohio
- Leslie S. / Defiance Ohio
- Mary E. / Defiance Ohio
- Ella E. / Defiance Ohio
- Joyce E. / Defiance Ohio
- Karen W. / Defiance Ohio
“This is just a plain good place. I will always remember the people here and the therapy that worked with me every day to help get me home.”- Ellen R.
“I’m glad I came here and I was treated very kindly and with respect. They treat their people with compassion and really care about all of their patients. I can get along and walk a lot better now and I really appreciate all that therapy helped me to do. I really don’t want to go, but I am ready.”- Gilbert G.
“I was happy here, it was such a nice experience. I was stronger than I thought I was and didn’t need to be here as long as I thought I would need to be. Therapy helped me accomplish my goals. I will always remember having lunch every day with my daughter who works in the business office.”- Sue G.
“I liked the therapy here and how they made me get around. I am stronger now and I can go home because of my therapy. I really appreciated getting better and it was nice having a friend that I worked with over 30 years here too.”- John H.
“My family and I are very appreciative of the care our mother received. It was excellent. The staff is very good and all of her needs were met. They exceeded our expectations. The entire staff is so caring and knowledgeable about their patients. The aides in the Memory Unit do an excellent job with the patients in the wing. The staff in that unit are angels!” — Rita S.
“What I liked the most about Brookview was the friendly personalities of all the staff. They do such a good job especially the therapy team really works you. I can walk now and I am able to go home. I will always remember the friendships I made. Everyone is so nice to you here.”- Ed B.
“The staff was nice, easy going. I enjoyed the other residents here and I loved playing cards and games with other people. Therapy got me better and able to go home. I would highly recommend Brookview because I have been in all three facilities in Defiance and this is the best one.”- Andrew S.
“The people are all very nice. The food is good. Therapy was very good. I got stronger and was able to walk farther and do more for myself. All of the people treated me nicely and with respect. The aides were very patient with me when I needed anything.”- Kevan B.
“I didn’t know what to expect when I first came, but I have been very surprised at how pleasant the whole experience has been. I just feel so much better. I wasn’t really looking forward to therapy but it was really helpful. The people make the difference, they are all so nice.”- Earlene A.
“I really enjoyed all the people in therapy and having coffee in the morning with everyone. I was able to do everything in therapy and now I can get in and out of my bed on my own. I just really enjoyed it.”- Lynn S.
“I liked therapy the best. I would definitely recommend Brookview; the nurses and staff are all there when you need them. By doing therapy I got stronger so I could go home.”- Cheryl B.
“The people have all treated me so nicely. The food is good. It is very clean in my room and all over the building. I am stronger now and will go home with home health therapy.”- Wayne K.
“I like the care here and the all around atmosphere. It is very homey, friendly and helpful. Everyone is so very nice. I am a lot stronger and getting around better thanks to the care I got here.”- Thomas R.
“I was treated really well by the therapists. They encouraged me and pushed me above my limits. I just loved every one of the nurses too. I used to work here and loved it. If I was able to, I would do it again.
Therapy really helped me get strong enough to go home. They challenged me to challenge myself to do better every day! They were all here when I needed them most. “- Connie L.
“Everyone has been so kind. Therapy helped me get up and walking when I couldn’t before. They made me want to get better. This is a beautiful place and if I ever have to, I will choose to come back here.”- Linda C.
“Because of the good care I received, I was able to accomplish my goals. I am stronger and better and able to go home because of my improved mobility.”- Mary M.
“What I liked most about my stay at Brookview is the therapy. I just feel I am better ready to go back out on my own now.”- Victoria B.
“Physical therapy did a good job working with me and I was able to get back home when I wanted to.”- Revella B.
“I like everybody at Brookview. They are all like family. I would recommend Brookview because they took good care of me, answered the call lights promptly. They kept me in positive thinking.”- Evelyn S.
“The staff and nurses are all friendly and helpful. It is a good place to come and get therapy and get better. It was always a good time down in therapy and they got me walking again.”- Christopher W.
“I have really liked the help and care I got at Brookview. It is more like a home. I appreciated the treatment I got and that they saw to it that I didn’t leave too early and that I got the care I needed to get stronger. If I ever need a place to go in the future, you will see me back at Brookview.” – Albert C.
“Everybody has been helpful and polite. They took good care of me. Therapy kept me moving and now I’m able to get up and get around by myself. I really enjoyed the therapy where you put pegs in a board while standing to get stronger.” – Ruth F.
“We were so grateful for the consistent care and communication we received about Helen. From our perspective, the nursing staff was very sweet and handled Helen’s every need. Her care was worry-free for us. Whenever she came back from a home visit she was always welcomed by everyone at Brookview – that is one of our fondest memories of Helen’s stay there.” – Cindy S., daughter-in-law of Helen S.
“I have really appreciated the professionalism of everyone here. Everyone cares how you are feeling. I want to be able to walk without a walker. In therapy, they have helped me work through my fear of falling and getting my balance back. The aides are really fantastic; there wasn’t anything I asked for that they wouldn’t do for me.” – Cheryl N.
“Mom had very great care here. The nurses were always present to help. It’s very clean. Therapy was very good in getting my Mom stronger and able to move into assisted living. I would recommend Brookview to anyone.” – Diane S.
“I was happy with everything. The aides went above and beyond to take good care of me. Therapy was very, very good and always gave me the incentive to keep moving on. I really enjoyed it. I would recommend Brookview.” – Barbara M.
“Did great. Took care of me real well. I appreciate everything they did.” – Wilberta I.
“My physical therapy went well. The staff was nice and very helpful. The STNAs and nurses were very nice and helpful. If I had any questions, they were polite, if they weren’t sure, they found out what I wanted to know.” – Michael R.
“I like Brookview because the people are nice and I like the program. This place is a nice place to stay.” – Kevan B.
“From the aides, to the kitchen staff, to management, to the nurses and physical therapists, this is a family-oriented facility. It may not be fancy, but the results are fantastic! The therapy staff are tremendous. They are a lot of fun as well as caring. They are watchful and won’t let you do more than you can tolerate. The food is tremendous! Brookview is the place to go!” – Adam C.
“My stay has met my goals and needs. The nurses and aides have been more than helpful in their tasks every day. The physical therapists have helped me get back on my feet. All have not only done a great job with me – they have become like family. I’m looking forward to going home and will be thinking of everyone with good memories. So many have been so friendly and I think fondly of them.” — Robert P.
“The staff here are friendly and very helpful. I was very thankful that my husband was able to stay here also. Therapy was very good. Whenever we called for a nurse or an aide, they were right here to help. This is my second stay here and I would really recommend it.” — Judy L.
“A belated and much deserved ‘thank you’ to all of you who helped make my Dad’s stay, for over six weeks, as pleasant as possible. When Dad speaks about you all fondly, he refers to you as ‘The View’. Your extra efforts – whether it was wee hour sandwich requests, hair washes, laundry, or special attention — did not go unnoticed. It was very much appreciated.” – Kerry & Robert M.
“My stay at Brookview was nice. The nurses and aides were so nice. The physical therapy group helped me so much. Should another situation arise, I’ll be back! Thank you very much!” – Cynthia M.
“Everyone at Brookview was wonderful. I received excellent care. The aides all did a great job and were very attentive to my needs. The nurses were always willing to answer my questions. Therapy was awesome. It only took a few days for my legs to regain my strength. A few faces and names that stand out as above and beyond excellent were Paula and Brenda. Every single therapy person was awesome.” – Henry S.
“Your food was very good and plentiful. Therapy was great. I never missed a session and the staff did a great job.” – Edward B.
“All people involved with one’s care at Brookview are friendly, caring and very helpful. Short-term people have a private room with a view of the outside. Those who work in therapy work with one person at a time and are considerate of that person and his/her needs. The private rooms are kept clean and inviting. One in short-term can eat in his/her room or in the dining room. Any questions one may have are answered. Brookview is a pleasant place to be for short-term care.” – Roberta M.
“I enjoyed my stay here because everybody was friendly. The rooms were very clean. Food was very good. I liked the therapy I received.” – Walter W.
“Clean, kind, considerate, hard-working staff pushed to get patients improved in every way possible. Rehab staff are hard workers that help in every way possible.” – Thomas S.
“I really enjoyed myself here. Was here two times. The staff was really helpful and very caring. The food was excellent. Therapy department was very helpful and caring. I’ve told other people to come here.” – LouAnna G.
“They treated me good. I enjoyed my stay.” – Lynn F.
“I enjoyed the people here at Brookview. The nurses and therapy staff were fantastic! I especially enjoyed making meatloaf in the crockpot in preparation for going home.” – Frances C.
“I would choose this place again.” – Bill M.
“All the people are the best. This is a family-oriented ‘home.'” The food is great and prepared with care and pride. Therapy is the greatest because they, the OTs and PTs, care about you and results – in that order. The staff are all friendly, loving people – caring about your feelings, well-being and comfort. This might not be the flashiest facility, but in my opinion, it is the best.” – Allan C.
“As my stay was short, the experience was satisfying and enjoyable. The food was delicious, home-cooked meals served in a large dining room with a beautiful view of the patio and flowers. If you didn’t like the food, you could order off the menu. The staff was very friendly, helpful and all organized. You could sit with your friends, or eat in your room. Your family could eat with you free of charge. I would recommend anyone, short-term or long-term, to rehabilitate here at Brookview, or make this your home.” – Betty B.
“Every one here was great, couldn’t ask for any more. Almost felt like I was at my own home.” – Hugh W.
“Brookview has a nice variety of flavorful food. It’s always served warm and on time. Everyone is always kind and polite and are very respectful to everyone. They are conscious of food restrictions and preferences. They always address the concerns of the family and solve any problems quickly.” – Leslie S.
“My mother’s stay at Brookview was a very enjoyable venture for her. She kept making comments about how nice the staff was. She said that they met her at the door and then they treated her just like family. The nursing staff was very professional. “The big guy that sits behind that big desk was also kind of nice,” which means he left a very good impression on Mom.
I asked how she liked Brookview and she said, ‘it’s a great place to be if you need help. It’s as close to being home as it can be.’
As a daughter, I could rest easy knowing my mom was well taken care of and knowing the the staff was very attentive to her needs emotionally and physically. I thank each and every one of Brookview’s staff for the compassionate and loving care that my mom received.” – Mary E.
“People here are very friendly – all of them, nurses, aides, other staff. I like having my private room for my therapy stay. No problems! Only bad part, I didn’t find a good single man. Ha!” – Ella E.
“I came to the facility for rehabilitation following open heart surgery. The therapy department was exceptional and made a point to challenge me without allowing me to over do it. During my stay I had some complications that, fortunately, the nursing staff diagnosed and helped to clear up very quickly. My physicians’s staff at Cleveland Clinic was very impressed with the quality of care I received, as was I! The overall cleanliness of the center and attentiveness of the staff – from nursing to maintenance to housekeeping – is superior.” – Joyce E.
“I really appreciate the nice hospitality of the staff. Everyone has been wonderful and helpful. I have really been encouraged by staff. Clean facility.” – Karen W.