LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Administrator – June 30, 2020

June 30, 2020 In addition to ongoing virtual and window visits, we have begun to offer outdoor visits for our residents and their families.  These visits require appropriate PPE (masks) to be worn at all times and a social distance of 6 feet between you and your loved ones for the entirety of the visit.… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – June 9, 2020

As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. Another “thank you” for all the staff’s hard work, dedication, and compassion for all of our residents here. We remain incredibly grateful for our entire dedicated team! They are doing everything they possibly can to care for those suffering while also… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 22, 2020

As always, our team and I hope this finds you safe and healthy. As we approach Memorial Day Weekend, I would like to first take this opportunity to show respect and honor to all those Veterans who have lost their life serving our country. My sincerest thoughts and prayers go out to them and their… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 14, 2020

We want to take this opportunity to update you about measures being taken to protect the rights, health and safety of nursing home residents. We know that our nursing home residents are in the high risk of infection from COVID-19. We also know that appropriate PPE, testing and cohorting (the act of grouping together people… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 8, 2020

As some states begin to ease restrictions on businesses and the general public, please note that our center will NOT be included in any category. The visitor restriction placed on us by the state in early March is still in effect for the foreseeable future; we will advise you when this changes.  We continue to… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – 5/1/2020

This pandemic has been an incredibly challenging time, and we continue to work every day to ensure that we provide the safest possible care for our residents. Our nursing home workers are saving the lives of patients every day, and they are saving the rest of us by serving on the front lines and limiting… Continue Reading Continue reading

COVID-19 Letter from Administrator – 4/22/20

April 22, 2020 Today, we learned that a resident of Beacon Brook Health Center tested positive for COVID-19. We met with residents and made many phone calls throughout the afternoon to reach every family member / responsible party possible prior to sending this email. We have notified the Connecticut Department of Public Health and its… Continue Reading Continue reading