LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Administrator – February 8, 2021

February 08, 2020 Dear Families, As always, we hope this letter finds you safe and healthy as we begin the New Year! Crestfield’ s current COVID status is positive. We have three community acquired residents and continue to receive referrals from the hospitals of positive referrals. As you know by now, our staff and residents… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – January 25, 2021

January 25, 2020 Dear Families, As always, we hope this letter finds you safe and healthy as we begin the New Year! Our current CVOID status is ten positive residents and no positive staff. The COVID-19 vaccination was administered at our center to staff and residents on 1.04.2021. The second dose of the vaccine is… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – January 11, 2021

January 11, 2020 Dear Families, As always, we hope this letter finds you safe and healthy as we begin the New Year!   The COVID-19 vaccination was administered at our center to staff and residents on 1.5.2021. The second dose of the vaccine is scheduled to be administered on 1.25.2021 to residents and staff. This… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – December 15, 2020

December 15, 2020 Dear Families, The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has found a COVID-19 vaccine to be safe and effective, and our facility will be able to give the vaccine to residents. This is very encouraging news. Crestfield will begin giving the vaccine to residents on January 4, 2020. However, we are required… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – November 20, 2020

November 20, 2020 Dear Families, As you may have seen, more than 60% of Connecticut nursing homes now have at least one COVID-19 positive resident and/or employee. Crestfield is among these facilities with a separate area for our COVID positive residents. Community spread of this insidious virus is affecting nearly every community in our immediate… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – November 13, 2020

November 13, 2020 Dear Families, Crestfield have no current COVID positive residents or staff.  We had one COVID positive staff member two weeks ago who has since recovered. Last week, more than 50 nursing homes across the state reported staff and/or new resident cases of COVID-19 in their centers. We continue to follow guidance and… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – November 5, 2020

November 5, 2020 Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. We continue testing our staff and residents at regular intervals as required by CMS, CDC and DPH. We had one employee test positive last week for COVID. No other residents or staff have tested positive. Last… Continue Reading Continue reading