LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Administrator – April 24, 2021

Dear Resident, Families and Friends, Here we are, another week closer to warmer, spring-like weather. Great news for us all to get back outside and enjoy the fresh air and some sunshine. As we have mentioned before in these updates, our outside visits remain the recommended means of visitation for nursing home residents and families,… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – April 6, 2021

April 6, 2021 Dear Residents, Families and Friends, I am pleased to report that having completed 2 weeks of negative COVID testing for staff and residents, we are officially out of outbreak mode! Our last positive staff was 3/22/21, and last positive resident was 2/7/2021. The COVID recovery area remains available as a resource for… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 17, 2021

March 17, 2021 Dear Residents, Families and Friends, 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.” While… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 8, 2021

March 8, 2021 Dear Residents, Families and Friends, It looks like we will see an early burst of spring this week. Our goal is to get everyone some fresh air and sunshine this week! We continue weekly testing of all staff and residents.  The last staff positive test was February 16, last resident positive test… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – March 5, 2021

Dear Residents, Families and Staff,   I hope you are enjoying these brighter and warmer days! We know winter is not over but spring is in sight.   We have completed another week of staff and resident testing. As it has been more than 14 days since our last staff or facility acquired resident positive… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – February 25, 2021

February 25, 2021 Hello Southbridge Rehab Families, Residents and Friends, I hope you are all enjoying a few warmer days and a bit more sunshine! We have continued two times per week COVID testing of all staff and residents and we are now 10 days without a positive staff test and facility acquired resident positive. … Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – February 9, 2021

February 9, 2021 Dear Families and Residents, We hope you are enjoying a safe and healthy New Year! The New Year has already brought many changes here to Southbridge Rehab. This past week, Augustin moved on to another position and I have joined the team as the center’s new administrator. I have experienced a warm… Continue Reading Continue reading