Fine Puts Spotlight on Health Disparities Affecting RI Minorities

In early May, the Rhode Island Minority Elder Task Force (RIMETF) held a Health and Wellness Fair at the Cape Verdean Progressive Center in East Providence to bring attention to lack of access to Rhode Island’s minorities. During the three-hour event, 21 vendors distributed health care information, and some even provided free health screenings to…

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Aging and Disability Resource Center

Rhode Island Senate Passes Bill to Create Aging and Disability Resource Center

The Rhode Island Senate approved S 2552 sponsored by Senate Majority Whip Maryellen Goodwin (D-Dist. 24, Providence) to create an office within the Division of Elderly Affairs to help government connect Rhode Islanders with helplful resources for long-term care.  The legislation was cosponsored by Sen. Dawn Euer (D-Dist. 13, Newport, Jamestown). On May 1, 2018, the…

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Breakfast of Champions at West View Nursing!!

National Nursing Home Week is still in full swing at West View and we are all having a blast!! We put on an amazing employee recognition event this week! Take a look at the photo below. The picture is of our Ice Cream Sundae Social for our 3rd and 1st shifts.  Administrator Hugh Hall, Assistant…

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“Celebrating Life’s Stories” at West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center

  Established by the American Health Care Association (AHCA) in 1967 and always beginning on Mother’s Day, National Skilled Nursing Care Week (NSNCW), formerly known as National Nursing Home Week, provides an opportunity to recognize the important role of skilled nursing care centers in caring for America’s seniors and individuals with disabilities. This week, at…

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West View Nursing Celebrates Our Nurses!

National Nurses Week is being celebrated all week across the country and is being equally celebrated right here at West View Nursing and Rehabilitation Center! Our amazing Nurses are a source of tremendous pride to us and to our families and grateful residents. Their unswerving dedication, devotion and compassion is what makes our healthcare facility…

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Rhode Island’s Oldest-Old Gather for Older Americans Month

  On May 3, 2018, Governor Gina Raimondo kicks of Rhode Island’s celebration of Older Americans Month by hosting the 41st Annual Governor’s Centenarian Brunch.  The almost two hours gathering of the state’s oldest-old met at the Bridge at Cherry Hill in Johnston. The Rhode Island Division of Elderly Affairs (RIDEA) was given the difficult…

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Exciting New Reviews Page Added On West View Nursing Website!

Happy Monday to all of our West View friends! We just added an exciting new feature to our website! It is a reviews aggregator that collects all of our reviews from across the internet and presents them on our website, in real time, with a time stamp and an icon indicator of where the review…

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