Welcome to Fresh River Healthcare
Dear Residents and Family Members,
Thank you for visiting the website of Fresh River Healthcare. It is the collective goal of all our employees to help you or your loved one to get well soon and reach a maximum level of independence. Our team of caregivers includes specialized therapists, compassionate nurses and personal attendants, as well as other dedicated staff and medical professionals.
Additionally, we will strive to exceed your expectations. In doing so, we understand that we must partner and participate with you in your plan of care. Communication along the way will be extremely important. This will include interdisciplinary “Care Conferences”, Discharge Planning Meetings, and consistent communication with your caregivers and other staff from Fresh River.
You will find that Fresh River offers a unique and broad range of skilled nursing services. This includes short-term rehabilitation in newly renovated private rooms, respite care, and Dementia and Behavioral Health Programs in a specialized, secured environment. Continue reading
- Huntington's Disease Program
- Greater Hartford Memory Care Center
- Distinctive Dining and Dietary Services
- Behavioral Health Program and Services
- Touchpoints Therapy: Rehabilitation Services
- Sub-Acute and Skilled Nursing Specialty Programs
- Reiki and Alternative Therapies
- Recreation Programs
- Social Services
Congratulations to the 60 West Staff on a Five Star CMS Rating
October 20, 2017Congratulations to the 60 West staff on a receiving a Five Star rating from CMS, including Five Stars in Quality Measures, Staffing and Health Inspection. This is quite an achievement.
Wii Bowling League at Touchpoints at Bloomfield
October 13, 2017What a better way to spend the last Thursday of every month hosting a Wii Bowling Challenge with our friends from the Bloomfield Senior Center. The residents at Touchpoints at Bloomfield have opened their home to this fine group of seniors in anticipation of showing the residents a grand old time.
Patient George F. provided a testimonial on his stay at Touchpoints at Manchester after a total hip replacement. He received Touchpoints’ signature Beyond the Joint program, including Prehab and Rehab with physical therapy and clearly experienced the benefits of the program, saying, “I just wish to say, my rehab stay at Touchpoints at Manchester exceeded my expectations!”
Touchpoints Rehab Programs Presented at Elmwood Senior Center
October 6, 2017Touchpoints’ Community Liaisons Heather Bale and Kim Wanegar-Nation presented “Rehabilitation and Return to Health” at the Elmwood Senior Center on New Britain Avenue in West Hartford.
Fresh River has found a talented Food Service Director in Janine Lancaster who is committed to bringing distinctive, enjoyable and high quality food to all of Fresh River’s residents. Recently, the facility has started offering residents a different way to enjoy their meals.
FLUBLOK Mobile Flu Vaccine Clinic Visiting All iCare Locations
September 29, 2017The FLUBLOK Mobile Flu Vaccine Clinic bus will be visiting iCare facilities every weekend starting September 23rd to vaccinate participants, encourage wellness and promote the overall importance and health benefits of vaccination.