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Andrus on Hudson Hires New Food Service Director

Andrus on Hudson is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel Serafini as its new Food Service Director.

June 22, 2018

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Continued Commitment to Quality Care with a Fresh Look To the Future

On this 45th anniversary of Bethany Village’s service to the community, leaders refreshed its logo in keeping with its mission to provide "personalized, exceptional, and compassionate care."

June 22, 2018

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Health Care Professionals Told Their Work Continues Jesus’ Mission

Cardinal Dolan served as principal celebrant and homilist at the June 7th Mass in St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and he was joined by nearly 20 concelebrants, including a visiting prelate, Bishop Matthew K. Gyamfi of the Diocese of Sunyani in Ghana, Africa. ArchCare, the archdiocese’s health system, sponsors the Mass, celebrating the work of health care professionals and caregivers.

June 22, 2018

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Friendly Senior Living Chief Financial Officer Announces Retirement; New CFO Named; New Finance Director Joins Team

After serving Friendly Senior Living for over ten years, Chief Financial Officer Michael Perry will retire. Stepping into the role of CFO is Christine Johnson, who has served at FSL as Director of Finance since 2014. Finally, FSL has welcomed Linda Kant as Finance Director to the team. Changes are effective July 1, 2018.

June 21, 2018

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Bringing Nature Indoors: Eldergrow comes to Parker Institute

The proper way to experience a flower’s fragrance is not to thrust your nose close to it. Instead, you gently rub its leaves between your fingers and then sniff your digits. That was the first of what no doubt will be many lessons at the Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation in New Hyde Park as it introduced the Eldergrow program to its residents on June 7th.

June 21, 2018

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First Short-Stay Rehabilitation Small House Opens in Westchester

A new short-stay rehabilitation small house officially opened at The New Jewish Home’s Westchester County skilled nursing campus in Mamaroneck, New York on Tues., June 19th.

June 20, 2018

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How NY organizations are training long-term care workers for value-based care

The long-term-care sector needs to retrain its workforce to meet the state's goal of shifting more Medicaid payments into value-based arrangements that reward providers for keeping people healthy and out of the hospital, Scott LaRue, president and CEO of ArchCare, stated in a recent interview with Crain's. His organization is one of 11 participating in the state's three-year, $245 million Managed Long-Term Care Workforce Investment Program.

June 20, 2018

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Using Technology to Make the Most of Every Day

While older adults may not be digital natives, things like smart speakers and computer programs can help them cope and adapt to cognitive and physical challenges. At Jewish Senior Life, technology is used as a tool for entertainment, education and building social connections.

June 19, 2018

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St. Camillus’ 2018 Celebration of Service Honors Two Individuals and a Professional Organization, Thursday, June 14

This year’s Celebration of Service, an annual event to benefit The Centers at St. Camillus and affiliate Integrity Home Care Services, was held on Thurs., June 14, 2018 at Bellevue Country Club in Syracuse. The evening dedicated to celebrating service to others honored Michael J. Byrne, Shirley Cruickshank, and the Syracuse Auto Dealers Association (S.A.D.A.), Gino Barbuto, President.

June 18, 2018

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Jewish Senior Life Recognized for Excellence at 2018 PRSA PRism Awards

Jewish Senior Life was recognized with a PRism Award of Excellence for the opening celebration of its nine new Green House Homes, which welcomed their first residents in the fall of 2017. The 2018 PRism Awards, hosted by the Rochester Public Relations Society of America, recognizes the highest standards in research, planning, execution and evaluation for public relations.

June 15, 2018
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