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.
A "Keep Calm and Get Hired" JOB ALERT -- January 2020
January 16, 2020As part of this Job Alert for the iCare Health Network, this post is highlighting four positions that are currently listed on icare.careers: Regional Clinical Director for iCare Health Network Staff Development Coordinator and Infection Control Nurse for both Touchpoints at Bloomfield and Touchpoints at Farmington Assistant Director of Nursing, Silver Springs Care Center (Meriden) Assistant Director of Nursing, Parkville Care Center (Hartford)
"I have such fondness and trust for my Touchpoints family"
January 10, 2020I have had many wonderful experiences at Touchpoints at Manchester, so when I was in the hospital and my doctor told me I needed to go for rehab, Touchpoints at Manchester was my only choice! I have such fondness and trust for my Touchpoints family when I learned I could have Touchpoints at Home for my Home care services I was very excited. Just as during my stay at Touchpoints , Touchpoints at Home did not disappoint! They were always on time, the communication was excellent and my Occupationa…
For the three years in a row, Sacred Heart Church in Bloomfield generously donated 50 wrapped gifts for the residents of Touchpoints at Bloomfield. Shirley Cooper, pictured here with Assistant Director of Recreation Dwayne Mullings, dropped off the gifts to be delivered by Santa’s Helpers last month. Shirley has been a volunteer for Touchpoints for the past few years, delivering communion to the residents. Shirley contacted Director of Recreation Cindy Payne and explained that the c…
Photos from Touchpoints at Farmington's Christmas Events
December 30, 2019As is the case throughout the iCare Health Network, Touchpoints at Farmington had several Christmas events for staff and residents, including a staff potluck with deep fried turkey care of John Zazzaro, the Farmington Middle School chorus singing for the residents, a trip to Fantasia Lights in Hartford and Gifts from Santa.
On December 16, 2019 members of iCare Health Network’s leadership team visited the lobbies of all 11 iCare care centers to check out the Christmas decorations. The care center teams take the decorating contest much further than the lobby and much further than snowflakes and tinsel. This year every center went above and beyond year’s past with decorations throughout the halls, skits, special celebrity guest stars, train rides, indoor snow storms and skating rinks, snowball fights and …
Westside Care Center Throws Pajama Party to Benefit Patients and Families at Connecticut Children's
December 16, 2019The Westside Care Center team joined schools, workplaces and organizations from around the State of Connecticut in throwing a pajama party to raise money for Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. Each participants donated a minimum of $5 to wear pajamas for the day. Proceeds will be donated to help parents of children fighting cancer with the cost of parking, food, and other general expenses during the hospital stay.