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2 weeks at Desert Cove Nursing Center helps Ramos recover from stroke

Andres Ramos with Robin Westberg, occupational therapist assistant, left, and Whitney Clark, physical therapist assistant

It was a rapid recovery for Andres “Buck” Ramos at Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, Arizona.

The 44-year-old landscaper came to the facility on Dec. 6, 2017, after a stroke and respiratory failure. Ramos was weak and had dysphagia, the inability to swallow...

Cancer patient regains mobility at Desert Cove Nursing Center

Left to right: Kelley Delcamp, speech therapist; Rodney Tilbury; Tina Garrett, physical therapist; and Karley Kammer, occupational therapist

Rodney Tilbury came to Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, Arizona, with a lot of health challenges.

Tilbury had surgery for neuroendocrine cancer, and then experienced respiratory failure and pneumonia. When he arrived at Desert Cove on July 1, 2017, he was on a feeding tube and was extremely weak....

Desert Cove Nursing Center helps accident victim increase independence

Eddie Hinojosa

Eddie Hinojosa, a landscaper, was in a car accident in May 2016, which would forever change his life.

The accident caused a traumatic brain injury and a fractured spine. Hinojosa, only 33 years old, spent seven months in multiple rehab facilities and the hospital before coming to Desert Cove Nursing Center in Chandler, Arizona, on Dec. 20....