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Flu Vaccinations in Nursing Homes

“At any age, a flu infection can become dangerous, but when it’s someone who’s quite old and frail, the chances that they’ll become very sick and need to be hospitalized increases significantly.” Between December and February, you tend see the most contractions of the flu and sicknesses during this part of the yearly flu season.… Continue Reading Continue reading

January 10, 2020 A Healthier Approach To Caring

With More Americans Dying at Home, Providers Must Double Down on End-of-Life Care

“The home has become the place where most Americans die of natural causes — beating out hospitals for the first time since the early 20th century.” With Healthcare improving, it seems to be keeping most patients out of “acute settings” and in a familiar environment for them with their friends and family. Only a small… Continue Reading Continue reading

January 6, 2020 A Healthier Approach To Caring

Montowese Health & Rehabilitation Center Recognized For Outstanding Wound Management Performance

NORTH HAVEN, CT – 12/18/2019.  Montowese Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has received a Center of Excellence Certificate, awarded by Wound Care Specialists, LLC, Connecticut’s largest provider of post-acute and long-term care wound management services.   Leaders, physicians and clinicians from Montowese Nursing & Rehabilitation Center and Wound Care Specialists gathered today to celebrate the Center… Continue Reading Continue reading

December 23, 2019 Athena News

Beacon Brook Health Center Hosts 25th Anniversary Open House Celebration

Beacon Brook Health Center hosted their 25th Anniversary Open House Celebration event. The event was held at their center located at 89 Weid Drive. Many employees were recognized for their years of service to the center and its residents, including several who have been with the center since the first day it opened its doors… Continue Reading Continue reading

November 20, 2019 Athena News

Litchfield Woods 30th Anniversary Event

On August 8, Litchfield Woods Health Care Center hosted their 30th Anniversary Open House Celebration event. The event was held at their center located at 255 Roberts Road. Four employees were recognized for 30 years of service to the center and its residents. These employees include Certified Nursing Assistants and clinical team members who have worked… Continue Reading Continue reading

August 9, 2019 Athena News

Northbridge Health Care Center Earns 2019AHCA/NCAL Silver National Quality Award

Northbridge Health Care Center has been recognized as a 2019 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award recipient by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL). The award is the second of three distinctions possible through the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program, which spotlights providers across the nation that have demonstrated… Continue Reading Continue reading

June 27, 2019 Athena News

Northbridge Health Care Center Earns 2019 AHCA/NCAL Silver National Quality Award

Northbridge Health Care Center has been recognized as a 2019 Silver – Achievement in Quality Award recipient by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL). The award is the second of three distinctions possible through the AHCA/NCAL National Quality Award Program, which spotlights providers across the nation that have demonstrated… Continue Reading Continue reading

June 27, 2019 Athena News

113 Employees Honored at “Partners in Dedication” Ceremony

This past Tuesday, June 11th, 2019, Athena held our annual Partners in Dedication event. This year it was hosted at The Country Club of Farmington. This event is in place to recognize our committed employees who have been with us for ten, twenty, and thirty years. Their dedication to our organization and quality care has… Continue Reading Continue reading

June 12, 2019 Athena News