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LeadingAge New York Honors Helen Vitale of VillageCare at 46 & Ten with the Employee of Distinction Award

Helen Vitale, resident experience coordinator at VillageCare at 46 and Ten, was recently honored with the 2021 Employee of Distinction Award from LeadingAge New York.

November 24, 2021

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Another Voice: NY’s financial squeeze harming the long-term care industry

Bob Mayer, president and CEO of The Harry and Jeanette Weinberg Campus and member of the LeadingAge New York Board of Directors, calls on State leaders to take immediate action to address the unprecedented stress being experienced by the long term care system in a new opinion piece in The Buffalo News.

November 23, 2021

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Sandra Gaynor Awarded Employee of Distinction Award from LeadingAge New York

Sandra Gaynor, certified nursing assistant at Cabrini of Westchester, was recently presented with the 2021 Employee of Distinction Award from LeadingAge New York.

November 23, 2021

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“Nascentia Neighborhood at The Beeches” Event Draws Excited Crowd in Rome

On Nov. 17th, for the first time in nearly two years, an excited crowd gathered at The Beeches in Rome to celebrate and support this important community asset. Nascentia Health, which purchased the 52-acre property in April 2021, welcomed a gathering of nearly 150 local dignitaries and community members to kick off their plans for restoring and expanding the property.

November 18, 2021

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Jewish Home’s Short-Term Rehabilitation Program Named One of Best in Nation By U.S. News & World Report

The Jewish Home of Rochester’s mySuccess™ Short-Term Rehabilitation Program has been nationally recognized for excellence in care for a fourth year, ranking among U.S. News & World Report’s Best Nursing Homes Short-Term Rehabilitation 2021-22.

November 16, 2021

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Jefferson’s Ferry’s Katharine Fallon Named Long Island Employee of Distinction by LeadingAge New York

Katharine Fallon, life enrichment program manager at Jefferson’s Ferry, was recently recognized for the high quality of her work by LeadingAge New York, receiving the association's prestigious Employee of Distinction Award for Long Island.

November 16, 2021

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Friendly Home Named a Best Nursing Home on U.S. News & World Report’s 2021-2022 List

The Friendly Home is proud to announce that it has been ranked as a Best Nursing Home 2021-2022 by U.S. News & World Report. This ranking places The Friendly Home in the top 13 percent of skilled nursing facilities in the country to achieve the coveted rating of “High Performing.”

November 15, 2021

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Monroe Community Hospital unveils new reality rehab system

A new cutting-edge virtual reality rehabilitation system was unveiled at Monroe Community Hospital on Nov. 10th. The system includes a training treadmill that simulates challenges of everyday life, such as walking on uneven pavement or lifting feet over doorsteps.

November 12, 2021

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Jewish Senior Life Offers Confidential Memory Screenings

Jewish Senior Life is now offering free, confidential memory screenings to the public in partnership with the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America as part of its National Memory Screening Program.

November 12, 2021

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United Hebrew Named Best Short-Stay Rehab Center 4th Year in Row

For the fourth year in a row, United Hebrew of New Rochelle has been recognized with the highest rating possible for its short-stay rehabilitation facility by U.S. News & World Report.

November 11, 2021
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