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Provider tries everything from diaper giveaways to car-purchasing program to boost its staffing ranks

Syracuse-based Loretto, a provider with almost 1,000 skilled nursing and short-term rehab beds, has struck recruiting gold by tapping into some unusual methods to bolster its nursing workforce.

October 11, 2018

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VHS’ Danielle Morczek, Newly Licensed LPN

Danielle Morczek, employed with Valley Health Services since November 2008, feels accomplished in her professional career as she dons a new title, Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Morczek graduated in June 2018 from the LPN program through Herkimer County BOCES at Remington School, Ilion.

October 11, 2018

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Parker Jewish Institute Establishes New Eighth Floor Palliative Care Unit

The Jewish Week recently picked up coverage of the opening of Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation's new eighth-floor, six-bed Palliative Care Unit.

October 11, 2018

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St. Luke Health Services Wound Care Team Adds To Certifications and Clinical Expertise

Nurses on the Wound Care and Healing Team at St. Luke Health Services continue to add to their certifications and expertise in the treatment of complex and hard-to-heal wounds.

October 11, 2018

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The GreenFields Continuing Care Community and DENT Neurologic Institute to host community forum on medical cannabis

The GreenFields Continuing Care Community will host renowned cannabis advocate Dr. Laszlo Mechtler, Medical Director at Dent Neurologic Institute, and Chris Jamele, Executive Director at the Parkinson’s Foundation, WNY Chapter, for an interactive discussion regarding cannabis in today’s medical community.

October 11, 2018

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Parker Jewish Institute Establishes New Eighth Floor Palliative Care Unit

Parker Jewish Institute for Health Care and Rehabilitation has opened a new eighth-floor, six-bed Palliative Care Unit, dedicated to providing relief from the symptoms and stress of debilitating and serious illnesses.

October 9, 2018

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The Hebrew Home Reimagines

The Hebrew Home at Riverdale is partnering with Reimagine End of Life, a weeklong series of events across New York City exploring big questions about life and death, from Oct. 27th to Nov. 3rd.

October 9, 2018

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Wartburg Fall Festival: Live Music, Farmer’s Market, Children’s Area and Food Trucks Contribute to a Fun-Filled Day

Wartburg, a premier senior residential and health care provider, recently hosted its annual Fall Festival on its 34-acre campus. This year’s event drew over 800 people, including residents, family members, and the community.

October 9, 2018

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Skilled Nursing Operators Top List of Best Places to Work in Aging

Skilled Nursing News recently picked up coverage of Gurwin Jewish Nursing & Rehabilitation Center placing first on the 2018 Best Workplaces for Aging Services list, which was released last week by Great Place to Work and published in Fortune magazine.

October 9, 2018

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Local Artist’s Collection Displayed at Friendly Home Through December

The artwork of Rochester artist Rory Schallhorn is on display through Dec. 31st in Friendly Home’s Memorial Gallery. Admission is free and open to the Greater Rochester community. The collection features watercolor, acrylics, and collages created by the local artist.

October 9, 2018
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