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 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.
Monica Whyne walked the halls of Touchpoints at Bloomfield for the past 34 years as a Certified Nurse’s Aide, stretching back to the days of Wintonbury Care Center. This week she finally hung up her nursing shoes and retired. The staff surprised her with a retirement party on Thursday, March 14th and her family and many coworkers joined in on wishing her the best in her new journey in life.
iCare Health Network to Hold Nursing Job Fair on March 22nd
March 18, 2019iCare Health Network will be holding a nursing Job Fair on March 22, 2019. iCare Health Network is recruiting for part-time and per diem positions! Accepting resumes from new and experienced CNAs, LPNs and RNs. Please come prepared to be interviewed on the spot. Candidates may confirm attendance via email at moc.nheraci@sreerac.
Happy Long Term Care Administrator's Week 2019
March 14, 2019Check out the post for a gallery of our Administrator team at their finest serving our residents. March 11-15, 2019 is National Long Term Care Administrator’s Week. During this week, staff, residents, families, and volunteers have the opportunity to say “thank you” and honor the Administrators who lead our nation’s long term care communities. A big thank you from all of us at iCare Health Network to our dedicated Administrator team. Thank you for all that you do!
iCare Staff and Administrators Advocate for Adequately Funding Nursing Home Care at State Legislature
March 8, 2019Front line clinical and other staff as well as Administrators from iCare Health Network provided testimony for State Legislators around adequate Medicaid funding and support for skilled nursing centers in Connecticut. Administrators Jaime Faucher of Touchpoints at Bloomfield, Ray Hackling of Silver Springs Care Center and George Kingston of Trinity Hill Care Center are pictured here providing testimony at the Legislative Office Building.
Touchpoints at Chestnut Receives 2019 Customer Experience Award from Pinnacle Quality Insight
February 28, 2019Touchpoints at Chestnut, a 60 bed skilled nursing facility in East Windsor, Connecticut is proud to announce that they are the recipient of Pinnacle Quality Insight’s 2019 Customer Experience Award for Professional Therapy Services. According to Pinnacle, Touchpoints at Chestnut, “has satisfied the rigorous demand of scoring in the top 15% of the nation across a 12-month average and displays a continued dedication to providing Best in Class senior healthcare services”.
Pastor Joel Rissinger and Corporate Chaplaincy Services Providing Pastoral Care to iCare Health Network
February 26, 2019iCare Health Network is pleased and proud to offer spiritual support to our residents, families and staff through Joel Rissinger and his team at Corporate Chaplaincy Services (CCS). Pastor Joel and the other chaplains act as ‘spiritual cheerleaders’ for all staff and patients. They give special care to residents who are struggling with aspects of their lives as a result of substance use disorder. Recently, he and his team began providing those services to Parkville Care Center in Hartford.