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Parkville Care Center Celebrates Bernadette Williams' 45 Years of Service to the Residents
August 10, 2021On July 20, 2021 Parkville Care Center recognized Bernadette Williams, a Certified Nurse’s Aide, for an incredible milestone of 45 years of service to the residents of the center, and counting! That is not a typo. Bernadette has been in service to residents and working alongside the team at Parkville Care Center and its predecessors since 1976. Pictured here are Bernadette with Miranda Wilmot, RN, Director of Nursing, and George Kingston, Administrator for Parkville Care Center.
Along with representatives from Hartford Fire Department and Aetna Ambulance Service, the staff of Parkville Care Center in Hartford held a remembrance ceremony for the lives lost during the Greenwood Nursing Home Fire in 2003. Parkville Care Center was formerly known as Park Place and prior to that, at the time of the deadly fire, was named Greenwood Health Center. Although the care center was not part of iCare until two years ago, staff, residents and community members feel its impact or were …
Crushing COVID: Vaccination Volume 3
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Parkville Care Center Celebrates National Nursing Home Week with Superhero Day and 'Words of Wisdom' Week
May 15, 2020May 10-16, 2020 is National Nursing Home Week. What is usually a very festive week, full of Springtime activities like BBQs, picnics, Fairs and games for residents and staff has been much more muted due to the fight against COVID-19. However, there are still ways to celebrate the residents, staff and culture of long term care while remaining mindful of social distancing, infection control precautions and all of the challenges of life during a pandemic.
As of January 25, 2020, Parkville Care Center marked one year as part of the iCare Health Network. The 150-bed skilled nursing care center was previously Park Place Health Center and emerged to operate under the name Parkville Care Center as recognition of its important place and history in the Parkville neighborhood of Hartford. In the course of 2019, Parkville had the opportunity to host Governor Ned Lamont and Mayor Luke Bronin (on several occasions), partner with local Hispanic and communi…