Welcome to Westside Care Center
Dear Residents and Families,
I would like to welcome you to Westside Care Center. Our team of caregivers is committed to enriching the lives of the residents we serve. More than that, we strive to help and assist anyone that comes through our doors. We understand that placement of a loved one in an advanced care setting is challenging and our goal is to use our knowledge and personal touch to support however we can. Compassion is our culture at Westside, through every level of the organization.
My philosophy throughout my career as an Administrator has been to do whatever is necessary to assist others. I bring that philosophy to our dedicated staff here at Westside, and we are looking forward to showing you our capabilities. Our customer service is a cornerstone that sets us apart from others. I ensure that any issues are handled promptly and effectively but furthermore, take a proactive approach to prevent problems from arising. We are able to accomplish this through teamwork and open and honest communication. Continue reading
All the latest news, discussion, and updates from the iCare & Touchpoints Rehab team.
Touchpoints at Farmington Makes Technology and Social Media Training Available to Residents
January 18, 2019In partnership with social media and web consultants New Industria, Touchpoints at Farmington provided technology and social media training to residents. Knowing that with the holidays comes new gadgets, Touchpoints offered an hour long training session for a handful of residents on use of their tablets and devices, how to stay connected via social media and email, and other topics meant to increase their accessibility and communication with loved ones and their communities.
Silver Springs Care Center Recognized with Silver Level National Quality Award from AHCA
January 15, 2019Silver Springs Care Center in Meriden has announced that they will be recognized with a 2018 Silver - Commitment to Quality Award by the American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL). Silver Springs is the only skilled nursing care center in Connecticut to received the award in 2018. The notification comes after the 2018 AHCA/NCAL awards ceremony and as such Silver Springs will be honored at the 2019 Annual Convention and Expo in Orlando, FL.
Healthy Living for Seniors: Tips for Overall Wellness
January 10, 2019These days, many seniors are focusing more on their health and well-being so that they can remain active and vital during retirement. For those who are dealing with health or mobility issues, there are many ways to keep safety a priority, from making changes to the home to downsizing and making a move to something smaller. However, there are many details to consider when it comes to feeling good and staying healthy…
Introducing a new iCare Health Network - Touchpoints Rehab TV commercial for 2019, emphasizing our Transitions of Care, focus on complex medical conditions such as CHF and COPD and our continuum of post-acute care services. The spot will play on Fox 61 in Connecticut
The Touchpoints at Chestnut team leveraged their lobby Christmas decorations into a nice donation to the Five Cupboard Food Pantry in East Windsor. The final donation of non-perishable food, toiletries and other supplies for those in need weighed in at 340 pounds. The team was also able to donate six hams thanks to a Candy Tree Raffle. Congratulations to the TAC team on a creative way to give back during the holidays and for the beautiful display it created for residents and guests.
Gallery of Photos from Chelsea Place's Festival of Lights 2018
December 28, 2018On December 12th and 13th Chelsea Place Care Center in Hartford held a Festival of Lights Christmas celebration with proceeds from the fundraising component going to Intercommunity, a non-profit substance use treatment, behavioral health and primary care provider in Hartford and East Hartford. Events included Pictures with Santa, Hot Cocoa and Bake Sale and Raffle Prizes. Each department designed their own themed tree to be raffled off. Click here or see below for a gallery of images.