LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Adminsitrator – April 8, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties, I hope this email finds you well. As of this writing Newtown Rehabilitation and Health Care Center does not have any Covid Positive Residents or Staff. It appears that all the PPE Precautions, 6 feet of social distancing handwashing, sanitizing all high touch surfaces, as well as vaccinations are… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 25, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties,   I am pleased to report that Newtown Rehabilitation and Health Care Center continues to have zero Covid Positive Residents and zero Covid Positive Staff. There are 4 residents on our 14 day observation/precautions unit.   Indoor Visits in the front Lobby continue, as well as Compassionate Care and… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 23, 2021

March 23, 2021 Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties, At long last – we have new guidance from the CDC on nursing home visitation! This new guidance reflects updates to address the vaccination of residents and individuals from the community, as well as the decrease in community spread and changes to visitation during an “outbreak.”… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 5, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties, I am happy to share that we do not have any residents on the Covid Positive Unit at this time. We still have 1 employee who tested positive for the Coronavirus and is quarantining at home. Our Family Telephone Call will be held today at 1:00 p.m. We look… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 1, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties,   This email is sent to let you know that a staff member tested positive for the coronavirus. As a result, the facility is back in Outbreak Mode which means that indoor visits will not be allowed until March 8, 2021.   Anyone scheduled for an Indoor Visit this… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – February 25, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties, I hope this email finds you well and enjoying a few days of sunshine and warmer weather. Covid Update There are only 3 residents on the Covid Positive Unit. Zero staff have tested positive this week again! It appears that the Covid-19 Vaccination Initiative is working in this facility… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – February 18, 2021

Dear Family Members and Responsible Parties,   I hope this email finds you well and enjoying the light snowfall today. Our campus looks really beautiful draped in snow.   Covid Update Our total number of residents on the Covid Positive Unit is 4. Resident PCR Testing was conducted today by the Team from Griffin Health.… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – February 13, 2021

February 13, 2020 Dear Families and Responsible Parties, Happy Valentine’s Week-end!  I hope this letter finds you safe, healthy and ready to celebrate this week-end of kindness and generosity with 6 feet distancing and masks on if you happen to venture out of your homes to the grocery stores, for Valentine Take-Out, etc. Our current… Continue Reading Continue reading