The COVID-19 Crisis and Senior Living: An Insider’s Perspective

By Morris S. Funk, President and Chief Executive Officer of Beth Sholom www.bethsholomliving.org The pandemic has made this past year unlike any other at Beth Sholom. In late February, it seemed like we were facing a typical long-term care viral threat, but I could...

Resident/Family Update

Dear Residents and Family Members: We are finishing up our last three vaccine clinics on campus.  It appears that greater than 95% of resident and 60% percent of staff on campus will be vaccinated by March 8th.  Now that the senior living vaccination clinics...

Healthcare Center Resident and Family Update

Dear Residents and Family Members: There are hopeful signs at Beth Sholom that we are winning the battle against COVID-19. As of this writing, there are no new cases of COVID-19 at the Healthcare Center.  We will continue to screen staff and residents each day for...

Gardens and Parkside Resident/Family Update

Dear Residents and Family Members: There are hopeful signs at Beth Sholom that we are winning the battle against COVID-19. As of this writing, there are no new cases of COVID-19 at Parkside or at the Gardens.  We will continue to screen staff and residents each day...

Update for Healthcare Center Residents and Family Members

Dear Residents and Family Members: During this week’s routine testing, we discovered four residents of the Healthcare Center were positive for COVID-19.  All four residents are quarantined and have been transferred to the rooms we have designated for this purpose.  If...

Update for Garden Residents and Family

Dear Residents and Family Members: The challenges of a highly contagious virus continue to impact residents at Beth Sholom. This week, we have confirmed that six Gardens Assisted Living residents tested positive for COVID-19.   Fortunately, everyone involved resides...