Posts Tagged ‘West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center’

LCAO Calls for Reestablishment of House Select Committee on Aging

As first reported by West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center’s blog article posted on Nov. 20, Rhode Island Congressman David  Cicilline is poised to begin his legislative push to reestablish the House Permanent Select Committee on Aging eliminated 26 years ago to reduce House operating costs.  While operating, from October 1974 to October 1992, the…

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Come to West View to Celebrate National Senior Citizens Day

Some people celebrate Senior Citizens Day on August 14 as it was the day former U.S. president Franklin Roosevelt signed the landmark Social Security Act into law in 1935.  But with President Ronald Reagan signing of Presidential Proclamation 5847 on August 19, 1988, and the date of celebrating Senior Citizens Day (changed to National Senior…

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West View Maintains Silver Achievement in Quality Award Status

A few days ago, the Washington, DC-based American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL) announced that Westview Nursing & Rehabilitation Center has maintained its Silver Achievement in Quality Award status that it earned in 2013.  The Warwick-based facility is among nine skilled nursing facilities in the Ocean State that has achieved…

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Martha Stewart Comes to Newport Flower Show

The 2018 Newport Flower Show will celebrate its 23rd year with a variety of special events, including appearances on Friday and Saturday by lifestyle maven Martha Stewart, expert guest speakers, Sachi Rose Pollard and Shawna Coronado, beautiful floral designs, impressive horticulture exhibits, stunning garden displays, unique  shopping opportunities, and more. The Show opens on Friday,…

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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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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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Legislation Would Allow Seniors to Earn Property Tax Credit by Volunteering

According to SmartAsset, a financial technology company aiming to provide the best personal finance advice on the web, Rhode Island has property taxes that rank among the ten highest of any state. Older Rhode Islanders will benefit from Sen. Cynthia A. Coyne’s legislation being considered by the Rhode Island General Assembly that would allow them…

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West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center Named One of the Best U.S. Nursing Homes

When the prominent U.S. News & World Report, a digital news and information company that empowers people to make better, more informed decisions about important issues affecting their lives, released its 2017-2018 Nursing Home Finder, West Warwick, Rhode Island-based West View Nursing & Rehabilitation Center earned the prestigious designation of being called a U.S. News…

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