COVID-19

Important COVID-19 Visitation Update

Dear Resident / Family Member, We are extremely fortunate to be able to report that since our last correspondence, we have not received any additional positive COVID-19 test results from our employee or resident testing procedures. As such, we remain on course to open to visitors on August 27th. In the next several days, we […]

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COVID-19 Status Update

Dear Residents and Family Members, I am writing to update you on the COVID-19 status in our building. Thankfully, I can continue to report no suspected or confirmed cases of COVID-19 among our resident population. On the staff side, we have not fared quite as well. We have received several more positive employee test results […]

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COVID-19 Visitation Update

Dear Family Member, We are very pleased to report that we still have no confirmed or suspected cases of COVID-19 among our resident population. Unfortunately, our employee testing produced one additional positive test, therefore the clock gets “reset” per the NYS Department of Health mandate requiring we be COVID-19 free for 28 days prior to […]

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A Fond Farewell

After staying with us for short term rehabilitation, Ramona Fowler was greeted by family members who could not have been happier to see her. Although we are sad to see her go, it’s moments like this that truly brighten our day.

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Successfully Guiding San Simeon Through the Pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has devastated communities around the world. And in the US, its effects seem to be amplified within nursing homes. So how has San Simeon by the Sound managed to successfully navigate through one of the largest public health crises in our lifetime? Kelly Moteiro, San Simeon’s Director of Nursing, can’t claim all […]

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Visitation Update During COVID-19

Dear Residents and Family Members, As some of you may be aware, the Governor and the NYS Department of Health have issued guidance for nursing facilities to finally begin allowing visitation to resume, as well as allowing some limited activities and communal dining. This is certainly welcome news and we are encouraged by the progress, […]

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More Good News in Our Battle Against COVID-19

Dear Family Member, We are extremely proud to report that San Simeon’s resident population remains COVID-19 free! The results for residents who consented for testing have been returned and happily they were all negative. Additionally, there have been no new employee positive results despite continued weekly testing of all employees. All new residents, prior to […]

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Keeping Our Residents COVID-19-Free

Dear Family Member/Designated Representative, I am writing to update you on our COVID-19 status at San Simeon.  To date, we continue to remain COVID-19 free among our resident population.  As you are likely aware, we have embarked on an aggressive employee testing program, and also recently completed testing for residents.  While we have had several […]

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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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