LATEST NEWS

We our dedicated to staying on top of the latest health care industry breakthroughs and developments. Below you will find a selection of articles related to our center, the skilled nursing care industry and other health care related news from around the world.

Health Care News

Update from Administrator – May 22, 2020

As always, our team and I hope this email 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… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 12, 2020

Internally, we have had several staff members out sick, some with COVID-19.  In addition, to follow protocol for isolation, our staff need to wear certain protective equipment when in rooms and cannot always get to the phone. I am truly sorry for the extra pain and concern this brings to an already horrible situation for… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 8, 2020

It is a priority for us to keep you informed which is why we have been in regular communication by email and through our town halls. We hope you find these useful. Internally, we have had several staff members out sick, some with COVID-19, and most of them has recovered and are back to work.… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – May 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 Family Update- 4/27/20

  I hope that this message finds you all safe and healthy. First and foremost, thank you again for all the support you have shown the staff at Stonehedge Rehabilitation and Skilled Care Center over the past several weeks. I know this is a very stressful time for everyone. The kind words of appreciation and… Continue Reading Continue reading

Nursing Home Family Resource Line Announced

The Executive Office of Health and Human Services is pleased to announce the launch of the Nursing Home Family Resource Line – a dedicated phone line to connect family members of nursing home and rest home residents with the information and resources they need. This new phone line provides one central contact for families and… Continue Reading Continue reading

COVID-19 Letter From Our Administrator

As you may know, many Massachusetts health care centers are taking extra precautions to ensure the safety of residents and staff. Although it was not an easy decision, effective 1:00 P.M., Thursday, March 12, our center will restrict all social visits at our center due to the Covid-19 virus. Exceptions may be allowed for situations… Continue Reading Continue reading

Stonehedge Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center Receives National Recognition for Quality Initiative Program

West Roxbury, MA: January 13, 2020 – Stonehedge Rehabilitation & Skilled Care Center received the “Tier 2 Recognition” in the Quality Initiative Recognition Program, awarded by the American Health Care Association (AHCA), the nation’s largest association of long term and post-acute care providers. The AHCA advocates for quality care and services for frail, elderly, and disabled… Continue Reading Continue reading