JGS Lifecare Breaks Ground for $11.4M Rehabilitation Center

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MAY 5, 2015— Senior administrators, staff and directors of JGS Lifecare (JGS) and legislative, business and community leaders gathered Tuesday, May 5, 2015 to break ground for a 24,000 square foot short-stay Rehabilitation Center which will transform the way rehabilitative care is delivered at JGS. The $11.4 million center will carry the name of George Sosin,… Read more »

Ruth’s House Resident Selma Paroshinsky Honored as Oldest Longmeadow Resident

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  April 23, 2015— In recognition and honor of Longmeadow’s oldest town resident, the Longmeadow Select Board and Adult Center today presented the Golden Cane award to Selma Paroshinsky, who is 103 years young, and a resident of Ruth’s House – An Assisted Living Residence, a program of JGS Lifecare. Richard Foster, chair of the… Read more »

Welcoming Small House to Our Home

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This is an exciting time at JGS Lifecare (JGS Lifecare) as we update our facilities and expand services to improve health outcomes and enhance resident dignity, independence and quality of life. We call our vision Project Transformation: A New World of Care. It’s about a new philosophy, a new architecture, and a new look for… Read more »

Project Transformation ETA

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A groundbreaking ceremony for the 24-bed short-stay Sosin Center for Rehabilitation was held May 5, 2015, with early site preparation beginning in June. In July, the Department of Public Health approved plans for the Center which will be built in the small house model of care. It is named after the George Sosin, a long-time… Read more »

Springfield Symphony Orchestra Director and Conductor Kevin Rhodes to Present Informational Program at Jewish Geriatric Services

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WHAT:         Maestro Kevin Rhodes, Springfield Symphony Orchestra Director and Conductor, will lead an informal discussion about classical music, composer’s inspiration and some favorite moments of his acclaimed career. WHEN:         Monday, January 26, 2015: 2 p.m.                                     … Read more »

JGS Names Anne M. Thomas, LNHA Vice President of Residential Services and Administrator of the Leavitt Family Jewish Home

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LONGMEADOW, MA— JGS Lifecare has named Anne M. Thomas, LNHA of Newton, MA Vice President of Residential Services and Administrator of the Leavitt Family Jewish Home (JNH). Thomas brings over 25 years of diverse experience in elder health care to this position. She will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the Joint Commission accredited… Read more »

Monday, February 9, 2015

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ABC 40 Force explores the issues of aging parents, the in’s and out’s of assisted living, and whether senior living is right for loved ones. Liz Lucas, JGS Lifecare Director of Social Services was in the studio to answer viewer questions and was interviewed live by anchor Chris Pisano during the the program which included… Read more »