WRGB/CBS6 Albany aired a story on the planting of a 2020 COVID Time Capsule on the Eddy Hawthorne Ridge campus in East Greenbush. The capsule, which included symbolic items including a thermometer, sanitizer, and toilet paper, will be unearthed in 20 years. [...]
In order to help protect its residents from COVID-19, The Eddy's nursing homes, assisted living communities, and memory care communities — all part of St. Peter's Health Partners — have adopted a strict limited visitation policy effective immediately. The new rules follow the guidance provided to all of the nation's nursing homes from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. [...]
Michael Wolff, M.D., medical director for St. Peter's Health Partners' Continuing Care division, was interviewed by WTEN about the steps being taken to protect residents in nursing homes. [...]
Plans to expand The Glen at Hiland Meadows in Queensbury were featured in an article in The Post Star newspaper. The expansion plans include construction of a new 25,000-square-foot Memory Care Center. [...]
The Glen at Hiland Meadows in Queensbury has received Town Planning Board approval to move forward with a planned $27 million expansion. The project includes 28 independent living apartments, a new 25,000-square-foot Memory Care Center, and a new wellness center with a pool. [...]
Recovery from an injury or illness, particularly for seniors, can often be a long journey. Family involvement is very important at this stage, as there are a number of considerations when planning post-discharge care.
The Albany Business Review interviewed Karen Meemken, elder care consultant for the CHOICES Geriatric Care Management Program at St. Peter’s Health Partners, about the [...]