Get Into the Holiday Spirit at The Witherell!

At the Witherell, December is a month unlike any other. It’s a time when our holiday spirit and robust activities calendar rival anything in the community. Friends and family (and pets, too) are always welcome. Here, we spotlight exciting events and traditions we can’t wait to enjoy: Performances and Plays Beautiful music and vocal performances…

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The Nathaniel Witherell Short-Term Rehabilitation Facility Hailed by U.S. News & World Report

For Greenwich residents, The Nathaniel Witherell’s short-term rehabilitation services are a “Town jewel.” But now that The Nathaniel Witherell has received one of the new and coveted short-stay rehab ratings from U.S. News & World Report, residents across Connecticut will become aware of the high-quality care, top staff, and positive patient outcomes for which the…

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The Witherell Adds New Physiatrist Service to Enhance Recovery and Well-Being

A “physiatrist” is a physician not be confused with a “psychiatrist” or a “physicist.” A physiatrist is a doctor who helps patients recover faster from an injury or surgery by maximizing their physical and psychological potential. They use a variety of techniques to help minimize pain that can include exercise, injections, medication, prosthetics, physical therapy…

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The Witherell Gets an Update: Historic Charm With Modern Amenities

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places, The Nathaniel Witherell holds a cherished spot in Greenwich history. But history aside, delivering the utmost comfort to our residents is our top priority. So, we recently undertook a substantial renovation project to further enhance our historic property with modern updates. The result will be a campus…

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Carissa Ronish is Our New Therapeutic Recreation Administrator—Welcome Aboard!

The Nathaniel Witherell is widely recognized for our excellent therapeutic recreation program. We offer fitness classes, art and music therapy, pet therapy, events and celebrations, and spiritual services (sometimes all in one week!). We believe that therapeutic recreation is a crucial service, proven to enhance emotional and physical well-being. So, we’re thrilled to announce the…

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Welcome! Edward Omondi Joins The Witherell as Director of Nursing

Please join us in welcoming Edward Omondi as the Witherell’s new Director of Nursing! The quality, compassion, and attentiveness of our nursing staff is a point of pride. With Ed on board, our 200+ nursing managers, registered nurses, licensed practical nurses, and certified nursing assistants will benefit from his leadership experience and extensive background in…

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The Nathaniel Witherell: A Place in Greenwich History

The Greenwich Historical Society’s recent call to action to identify significant and inspiring places in town got us thinking. How much does the Greenwich community know about the rich history of The Nathaniel Witherell? If you drive by our campus on Parsonage Road, you’ll note our striking buildings and manicured grounds. But even as we’ve…

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Q & A with Larry Simon, New Witherell Board Chairman

At the end of January, The Nathaniel Witherell announced that Greenwich resident Larry Simon had been elected Chairman of its Board of Directors, succeeding David Ormsby, who stepped down after 10 years as Chairman. Mr. Simon has a long history of service to the Town of Greenwich and extensive expertise in healthcare management. At the…

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