San Simeon Ranks Exceptionally Well on Medicare.gov

When considering a skilled nursing and rehabilitation facility for yourself or a loved one, it’s important to do your research. Medicare.gov performs regular studies that track important metrics and statistics and posts their findings on Nursing Home Compare. We are happy to report that San Simeon continually ranks as one of the best nursing homes on Long Island and the surrounding areas in many major categories. Just take a look at how San Simeon stacks up against 42 nursing homes in Suffolk County, NY:

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A 2018 Golden Games Follow-Up

As we had mentioned last month, San Simeon staff, residents and volunteers participated in the annual Golden Games on September 28th at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue. Once again, it was an amazing event and everyone had a great time competing against other area facilities in volleyball, relay races, bowling, bean bag toss, and more. The whole day was filled with laughs and smiles! Here are a few photos from the day if you weren’t able to attend.

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Join Us for a Safe Trick-or-Treat Party

The residents and staff of San Simeon by the Sound would like to invite you and your children to join us for an afternoon of fun and games on Saturday, October 27th. From 2:30pm to 3:30pm we’ll be hosting our annual Trick-or-Treat party! We ask that children please come in costume with a candy bags ready to go! Continue reading »

 

San Simeon Residents to Participate in Golden Games

The annual Golden Games will be held on September 28th at St. Joseph’s College in Patchogue. This is an Olympics-style event for seniors, staff, and volunteers accompany our residents where we’ll participate in activities, such as relay races, bowling, bean bag toss, volleyball, and more against other area facilities. There are practices all year to help us bring home a medal.

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LI Bee Keepers Club Visits San Simeon

On September 19th, beekeeper Jorg Kewisch, a member of the LI Bee Keepers Club, gave a fascinating 1-hour presentation on the importance of bees to our ecosystem. The LI Bee Keepers Club provides education and assistance to beginning beekeepers and serves in the community as experts in beekeeping. Their members also include many Master Beekeepers who are certified beekeepers that have very detailed knowledge of honey bee biology, are experts in the proper practices of beekeeping, and can educate beekeepers and non-beekeepers alike.

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San Simeon’s Speech Therapy Program Helps Seniors Retrain & Regain

Speech Language Pathologists (SLP) are often used to provide treatment for a variety of cognitive-linguistic impairments that have resulted from motor neuron diseases, such as a stroke, brain injury, Alzheimer’s, dementia, multiple sclerosis, and Parkinson’s.

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Alzheimer’s Mini-Walk Tomorrow

We will be hosting an Alzheimer’s Mini-Walk tomorrow, September 18th, on the campus of San Simeon by the Sound. We will be raising money to benefit the Alzheimer’s Disease Resource Center in Bay Shore. All are welcome to participate You should wear purple to show your support.

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Support the Best Skilled Nursing Facility on Long Island

Did You Know San Simeon Is a Nonprofit?

You may not have been aware, but unlike many other rehabilitation and skilled nursing facilities on Long Island, San Simeon by the Sound is a nonprofit organization. Because of that, we rely on the generous support of Long Islanders to help us keep our world-class Post-Acute Rehabilitation and our wonderful Medical-Model Adult Day Health Care programs going. We keep our residents engaged every month with literally dozens of engaging activities and events, both in our facility and in the surrounding community.

Please be a special part of the San Simeon family and make a donation in any amount today!

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San Simeon’s Occupational Therapists – Trained, Skilled, Compassionate

Occupational therapy focuses on achieving health, well-being, and participation in life through performance of activities of daily living and activities of choice and leisure. Occupational therapists are specialists in the performance of physical, mental and psychosocial aspects of injury.

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A Video Testimonial from Martha Drake

Feel the Love at San Simeon!

The love Martha Drake has for the staff of San Simeon by the Sound is clearly mutual, as evidenced by this heart-warming testimonial. Martha has been a long-term care resident since 2013 and we feel truly privileged!

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