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550+ Tests – No New COVID-19 Cases!

Dear Resident/Family Member, I am pleased to report that after 12 weeks on lock-down, we remain free of any confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 among our resident population. Additionally, as you are aware, we have been testing all employees two times per week for the past several weeks. Since the initial asymptomatic positive staff […]

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Striving to Remain COVID-19-Free

Dear Family Member/Resident/Designated Representative, I am very pleased to report that as a result of our staff’s considerable diligence and adherence to proper infection control techniques, there continues to be no confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 among our resident population! We are one of a very few facilities statewide that can make such a […]

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An Update and a Thank You

Dear Family Members, I am happy to report that we remain COVID-19 free in our facility. As you can see from the news media reports, many facilities have not fared as well. While I realize there is a significant amount of luck involved in that, without question the early and decisive actions we took administratively […]

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Staying in Touch with Your Loved Ones at San Simeon

We here at San Simeon want you to stay in touch with your loved ones. We are trying our best to contact family members. You are able to use Skype/Duo/Facebook/Messenger/FaceTime. Please contact Recreation at (631) 477-2110 ex. 423. Leave a message and we will call you to set up a Time so you can connect […]

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Seeking Donations of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

Please Help! Due to significant shortages throughout the country, San Simeon by the Sound Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation is seeking donations from our local community for the following Personal Protective Equipment (PPE): N95 Masks Gowns Tyvek Suits (M, L, XL) Face Shields Gloves (M, L, XL) Surgical Masks Please contact the facility at (631) […]

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A Message from Our Administrator

Dear Family Members, We are pleased to report that we continue to have no cases, or suspected cases, of Coronavirus in our building. A critical part of our ability to remain virus free was our swift action to restrict visitation and screen all visitors and staff for symptoms. Your understanding and cooperation with the restricted […]

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Thanks to Girl Scout Service Unit 48

Our heartfelt thanks to Girl Scouts Service Unit 48 of Mastic Beach & Shirley who sent Girl Scout cookies to our staff! The troops also created and sent over 300 cards and letters to the residents of San Simeon since they do not have any visitors at this time due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. […]

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San Simeon by the Sound Recognizes Handwashing Awareness

Personal hygiene begins with handwashing, and clean hands prevent sickness. Even though the first week of December is National Handwashing Awareness Week, proper handwashing should be every day of every week, especially during the winter months where there are more germs in the air. Making a habit of good hand hygiene is important to prevent […]

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November is Bladder Health Month

November serves as a reminder in taking care of your bladder health. The Urology Care Foundation, American Urological Association, and the Bladder Health Alliance – a group of physicians, patients, and veterans – have formed a partnership to raise awareness about bladder conditions and urge both men and women to take an active role in […]

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October is National Physical Therapy Month

As many people already know, October is breast cancer awareness month. However, you may not know that October is also National Physical Therapy Month to help raise awareness of the benefits of physical therapy. The goal of National Physical Therapy Month is to acknowledge the importance of physical therapy in helping people find relief from […]

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