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We are disappointed and concerned that nursing home operators and their trade associations continue to spend their resources fighting commonsense resident protections rather than investing in improving care at their facilities. more
ALBANY, NY — “These past two years have been heck on all of us,” said Julie Martinez, an LPN at Dunkirk Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Dunkirk. “Your aides are crying … more
What's going on in your community, March 31 to April 6 more
NATIONWIDE — Were you, or a loved one, ever denied Medicare benefits for skilled nursing because a hospital stay was classed as being on “observation status” rather than … more
REGION — Not every senior has a close relationship with their family. Not every senior has friends or relatives close by, keeping an eye on them. And in this age of COVID-19, it can be hard to … more
What's new in the Upper Delaware region November 4 to 10 more
Third dose of Moderna, Pfizer available for immune-compromised at Wayne Memorial HONESDALE, PA — Wayne Memorial Community Health Centers (WMCHC) is offering a third dose of the COVID-19 … more
Who counts as essential? For Alvarez, it was clear: nursing home staff and corrections officers, who had no choice about going to work. more
What's going on in senior living February 18 to 24 more
ROSCOE, NY — VestraCare, an operator of high-quality nursing and rehabilitation facilities, has announced that its Roscoe Rehabilitation and Nursing Center is ranked in the top quintile of the … more
MONTICELLO, NY — On Thursday, January 21, three companies vying to be the manager of Sullivan’s only county-owned nursing home made their cases to the legislature. The audience, composed … more
The New York State Office of Mental Health should be ashamed of the treatment frontline nurses are receiving at the Mid-Hudson Psychiatric Forensic Facility in New Hampton, NY. Seventy nurses care … more
My COVID-19 test was negative, so I went and visited Olga and Carol at Roscoe Nursing Home. They are both doing okay and are hanging in there. On my way home, I wanted to get some more apples to make … more
Roscoe nursing home not closing ROSCOE, NY — We’ll just say it again: the Roscoe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is not closing, per a letter to families from director Joy … more
ROSCOE, NY — We’ll just say it again: the Roscoe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center is not closing, per a letter to families from director Joy Wood. At Sullivan County’s executive … more
Is there plenty of PPE out there?  In some places, sure. But a long-term-care interest group crunched the numbers and found that where the virus is raging, PPE is lacking in nursing homes and … more
MIDDLETOWN, NY — Residents of Braemar at Wallkill, one of the region’s newest assisted-living facilities, received a special treat on August 6: A Zoom visit from former Mets pitcher and … more
What's going on in your community July 16 to July 22 more
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