LATEST NEWS

We our dedicated to staying on top of the latest health care industry breakthroughs and developments. Below you will find a selection of articles related to our center, the skilled nursing care industry and other health care related news from around the world.

Health Care News

RI Nursing Home Visitation – February 19, 2021

Rhode Island Guidance-for-Nursing-Home-and-Assisted-Living-Visitation Please see the link for the February 19, 2021 Rhode Island Guidance on Nursing Home Visitation https://athenahealthcare.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/Rhode-Island-Guidance-for-Nursing-Home-and-Assisted-Living-Visitation.pdf… Continue reading

Update from Administrator – December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020 Dear Families, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found a COVID-19 vaccine to be safe and effective, and our facility will be able to give the vaccine to residents. This is very encouraging news. We will begin giving the vaccine to residents soon. However, we are required to have a… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – December 11, 2020

December  11, 2020 Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. We have two very important updates to share with you today: Vaccine Update As you may have seen in the news, some exciting updates have taken place regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Our pharmacy providers are working… Continue Reading Continue reading

Family Communications Update – 11/26/2020

Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. We hope your Thanksgiving Day has been a peaceful, safe, and enjoyable day. Although the visitation in our state has been halted temporarily, we hope you enjoyed a virtual visit today with your loved one. As a reminder from… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – November 12, 2020

November 12, 2020 Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. Last week, nursing homes and assisted livings in Rhode Island reported staff and/or new resident cases of COVID-19 in their centers. We continue to follow guidance and protocols set by RI DOH. Although so much more… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – October 15, 2020

October 15, 2020 Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. We will continue testing our staff and reporting at regular intervals as required by CMS, CDC and DPH. Resident testing is determined by the outcome of our employee tests. Currently for the second floor, we must… Continue Reading Continue reading