Berkshire Healthcare Harvest Run Raises More Than $15,000 for BCC Nursing Program
The Berkshire Healthcare Harvest Run raised more than $15,000 for the Berkshire Community College nursing program scholarship on Saturday, October 21, during the annual trail run and cook-off. More than 170 runners, including adults, students and children, participated in the trail run, relay and kids race.
Berkshire Healthcare Communities Earn National Awards
Williamstown Commons recognized for exemplary commitment to quality
Of the few long-term care and senior living providers in Massachusetts recognized this year by National Research Corporation for exceptional customer and employee satisfaction, Berkshire Healthcare communities captured 60% – 15 out of 25 – of the Massachusetts awards.
Williamstown Commons, Kimball Farms, Mt. Greylock named best nursing homes by US News & World Report
Williamstown Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center in Lenox, and Mt. Greylock Extended Care Facility in Pittsfield were among 75 in Massachusetts named among the best by US News & World Report.
Williamstown Commons to host “Coping with the Holidays” Nov. 15
WILLIAMSTOWN, MASS. (November 11, 2016) – Williamstown Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will host a discussion on “Coping with the Holidays” on Tuesday, Nov. 15, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The discussion will be moderated by ?? from HospiceCare in The Berkshires. Those interested in attending are asked to RSVP to (413) 443-2994.
While the holiday season can bring so much joy, it can also stir feelings of grief for those who have been lost. This session will share tips about coping with grief during the holidays.
Williamstown Commons has earned a 5-Star overall rating from Medicare and in 2015 earned the Silver Achievement in Excellence Award from the American Health Care Association. Williamstown Commons is one of only 128 facilities in the nation, and one of only four facilities in Massachusetts, selected to receive the silver award in 2015. The competitive award program highlights select centers across the nation that serve as models of excellence in providing high-quality long term care.
Williamstown Commons to host attorney James Sisto at long-term care planning discussion Nov. 3
Williamstown Commons invites the public to a discussion of long-term care and estate planning with elder law attorney James Sisto on Thursday, Nov. 3, from 6 to 7 p.m. at Williamstown Commons, 25 Adams Road in Williamstown.
Berkshire Healthcare communities earn 19 national awards for customer, employee satisfactionExcellence in Action awards recognize exemplary commitment to quality
Of the few long-term care and senior living providers in Massachusetts recognized this year by National Research Corporation for exceptional customer and employee satisfaction, Berkshire Healthcare communities captured about seventy-five percent – 19 out of 25 – of the Massachusetts awards.
Williamstown Commons to host nursing job fair Sept. 15
Willliamstown Commons Nursing and Rehabilitation Center will host a career fair for nursing positions on Thursday, Sept. 15 from 5 to 7 p.m. at 25 Adams Road, Williamstown, Massachusetts.
Williamstown Commons Nursing & Rehab to host senior citizen picnic July 28
Williamstown Commons Nursing & Rehabilitation Center invites seniors in the community to a picnic on Thursday, July 28 from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 25 Adams Road in Williamstown. Seniors are invited to join the Williamstown Commons family for delicious food and to learn more about the community.
Berkshire Healthcare facilities awarded electronic health record funds
Berkshire Healthcare Systems, which provides long-term nursing and post-acute care in Berkshire County and across Massachusetts, has been awarded $82,500 to improve patient care and safety through enhanced technology. The Massachusetts e-Health Institute (MeHI) awarded the funds through the eQuality Incentive Program (eQIP). Berkshire County affiliates that will benefit include Hillcrest Commons and Mt. Greylock Extended Care in Pittsfield, Fairview Commons in Great Barrington, Kimball Farms Nursing Care Center in Lenox, Williamstown Commons and North Adams Commons.