LATEST NEWS

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Health Care News

Update from Administrator – August 23, 2021

Good afternoon, I wanted to take this time to inform you all that after further testing the positive staff member is confirmed to be a false positive! South Shore Rehabilitation remains COVID free at this time. All residents and staff regardless of vaccination status have been tested this week, all of which were negative. If… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – August 19, 2021

Hello, Our facility has a staff member out with Covid-19. We will continue testing and reporting at regular intervals as required by CMS, CDC and DPH. We will continue with staff and resident testing; If your loved one has tested positive or tests positive, you have already or will receive a phone call. Below is… Continue Reading Continue reading

MA Visitation Guidelines – February 19, 2021

COVID-19 Prev ProtocolsPostVaccinationLTCFamily Comm_2.23.21 Please see the link for the Massachusetts Visitation Guidelines for February 19, 2021 https://athenahealthcare.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/02/COVID-19-Prev-ProtocolsPostVaccinationLTCFamily-Comm_2.23.21.pdf… Continue reading

Update from Administrator – January 22, 2021

January 22, 2021 Dear Families, As always, we hope this letter finds you safe and healthy as we journey together into the New Year. Our current Covid-19 status is that we have both Staff and Residents identified as Covid-19 positive. As such, our current situation is that we are currently closed to indoor visitation. Therefore,… 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. We will begin giving the vaccine to residents on 12/27/2020. However, we are required… Continue Reading Continue reading

Update from Administrator – December 8, 2020

December 8, 2020 Dear Families, As always, our team and I hope this email finds you safe and healthy. We have two very important updates to share with you today: Vaccine Update As you may have seen in the news, some exciting updates have taken place regarding the COVID-19 vaccine. Our pharmacy providers are working… Continue Reading Continue reading