Long-Term Care

Share Holiday Magic With A Loved One In Skilled Nursing

Caregivers | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

The holidays are a time for families to come together and celebrate. But what about when a grandparent or parent has transitioned to a skilled nursing facility? When the dynamic changes, those cherished family traditions will change, too. But with planning and thought, and with the help of skilled nursing support teams, the elderly can…

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Starting a New Chapter: How to Successfully Transition to Skilled Nursing

Caregivers | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

When a loved one moves from home to a skilled nursing facility, a new chapter begins. Like any change, navigating a successful transition takes time and effort. At The Nathaniel Witherell, helping ease those transitions is Justine Vaccaro, LMSW, who serves as our director of social work. Just like the first day of school for…

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Deciding on Skilled Nursing Care? Make Peace of Mind Your #1 Criterion

Alzheimer's | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

Deciding to move a family member into a skilled nursing facility can be emotionally trying. Adult children can feel guilty about not being able to care for their parents at home, or they fear their parents won’t be cared for properly. Financial considerations also complicate matters, particularly when children worry their parents’ assets won’t cover…

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Witherell Announces Service Enhancements: Palliative and ENT Care, and Respiratory Therapy

Long-Term Care | 0 comments | by Harrison Edwards

Our nursing home residents frequently have illnesses and ailments that require specialized attention and expert care. These problems can be excruciating, often necessitating sophisticated pain management measures. With that in mind, The Nathaniel Witherell has added service enhancements in palliative and ENT (ear, nose and throat) care, and respiratory therapy. Attending doctors and therapists will be…

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Resident Spotlight: Nola Larkin

Long-Term Care | 0 comments | by supermaster

Little did we know that we had a celebrity among us at The Nathaniel Witherell. Our very own resident Nola Larkin was a legend on the Broadway stage, with leading roles in Cole Porter’s Out of this World, Alan Jay Lerner’s Paint Your Wagon, Harold Rome’s Fanny, and Mike Todd’s Night in Venice. She also…

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