Welcome to 60 West
Dear Residents and Families,
Thank you so much for choosing 60 West for your skilled nursing, specialty clinical programming and long term care needs. Our team recognizes that each patient and their family is truly unique with their own set of expectations, clinical and social need and goals for care. Our mission is to provide a safe, secure environment that is inclusive and compassionate.
At 60 West, we are committed to actually living and delivering on our Mission and Vision. Our team is diverse, passionate and engaged, but most importantly they are a Team and a family. We work together day in and day out to make 60 West all that it can be and bring that same feeling to the residents with whose care and safety we are entrusted.
We are pleased and proud to be a Five Star facility for quality measures and overall rating as granted by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and be the recipient of a US News and World Report Best Nursing Home recognition and an AHCA Bronze Quality Award. Beyond the numbers, we find ways to innovate and improve patient care and the experience. Continue Reading
- Neuro Rehabilitation and Acquired Brain Injury Unit
- Greater Hartford Memory Care Center
- Touchpoints Therapy: Rehabilitation Services
- Social Services, Supports and Discharge Planning
- Skilled Nursing and Sub-Acute Specialty Programs
- iRecovery Program
- Therapeutic Recreation Programs
- Dietary and Dining Services
All the latest news, discussion, and updates from the iCare & Touchpoints Rehab team.
In mid July the Recreation Team at Silver Springs Care Center took 26 residents to East Haven Town Beach to enjoy the weather, activities, sand and surf. The residents relaxed at the pavilion, dipped their toes in the water, got drenched at the splash pad, soaked up the sun and enjoyed tasty cool treats. The weather cooperated with plenty of sunshine and a good time was had by all.
Residents of Touchpoints at Bloomfield Receive Flowers and Plantings Donated by KBE Building Corporation
July 18, 2019In early July, Touchpoints at Bloomfield received a generous donation of beautiful garden boxes, plants, flowers and soil from KBE Building Corporation of Farmington, CT. According to Touchpoints’ Cindy Payne, “The residents are so excited to receive such a generous donation. Our rehab team has utilized the garden boxes to work with our residents on strength and mobility through our horticulture program.”
iCare Health Network Employees and Centers Win Recognition at CT Association of Health Care Facilities Annual Meeting
July 15, 2019Employees from multiple iCare Health Network centers won scholarships and several care centers were recognized at the Connecticut Association of Health Care Facilities 90th Annual Meeting, held on the north lawn of Mystic Seaport on July 11th. Many pictures in the post.
Snickers the Pony came to visit residents from Touchpoints at Chestnut on July 4th. Snickers hails from Shag Bark Hickory Farm right in East Windsor and made the residents’ day with his presence. Mr. Snickers, as the farm calls him, makes frequent wardrobe changes and is happy to participate in activities.
Trinity Hill Care Center Holds Prom Night 2019
July 8, 2019Trinity Hill took part in the early Summer prom season with their own Prom Night event for residents. The evening started with a nice dinner including chicken Marsala, baked potato, roasted broccoli, and Parmesan encrusted fish. After dinner, Trinity Hill residents danced the night away to up-tempo, rhythmic music provided by Trinity Hill’s own, DJ D-ron. The night was closed out with prom pictures and a social hour with residents and staff.
When you’ve had an illness or injury, you know that taking time to care for yourself is a natural part of the recovery process. What many of us fail to realize is that it’s just as important to continue practicing self-care all the time, especially if you have chronic pain. If you’re worried that self-care is too expensive or time-consuming, try these budget-friendly strategies that are relatively easy to work into everyday life.